Small Grant and Microcredit Program – Throughout the Badia

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Grants have been awarded to 29 Local Community Based Organizations (CBOs) and Societies throughout the Badia across 2009. Funding provided ranges between 6,500 to 10,000 JD. The table below lists beneficiaries, the projects they implemented, the areas that benefited from this program.

This program aims at supporting productive and income-generating activities in the Badia by providing funding for establishing and/or expanding existing local community projects.

 Program Objectives

  • To increase self dependency amongst Badia communities.
  • To create new and sustainable job opportunities.
  • To sustainably invest in and utilize natural resources.
  • To promote the adoption of new and innovative ideas and alleviate poverty through income-generation projects.
  • To promote the exchange of experience among Badia communities and others in order to learn from previous success stories.
  • To enhance creativity and innovation amongst Badia communities.

 Achievements (July, 2010)

Name

Project Type

Area

Badia Development Cooperative Society

Bricks Factory

Sabha – North Badia

Hosha Charitable Society for Social Development

Tailoring and Dry Clean Shop

Hosha – Northe Badia

Jordan Society for the Disabled

Water Filtration Plant

Manshiet Al Solta – North Badia

Society for Qasab Reserve

Supermarket Extension

Ruwaished – North Badia

Al Refa’iyat Charitable Society for Social Development

Computer Centre

Dair Al Kahf – North Badia

Rabia Society for Social Development

Fitness Centre

Al Za’tari – North Badia

Haleema Al Sa’diya Charitable Society

Beauty Center

Hosha – Northe Badia

Cooperative Society of East Mafraq

Sheep Fattening

Sabha – North Badia

Al Jbayya Charitable Society for Social Development

Goats Breeding

Dair Al Kahf – North Badia

Shabab Al Azem Cooperative Society

Cultural centre

Um Al Rasas – Centre Badia

Society of Conservation of Um Al-Rasas antiquities

Mosaic Workshop

Um Al Rasas – Centre Badia

Society of Jordan-First for Badia Development

Kindergarten

Al Jiza – Centre Badia

Cooperative Society for Retired Military Servicemen

Table-Eggs Marketing

Al Jiza – Centre Badia

Society of Western Hallabat for Development

Wedding and Events Centre

Al Hallabat – Centre Badia

Maghayer Mhanna Charitable Society

Computer Centre

Al Muwaggar – Centre Badia

Al Aryaf Cooperative

Sheep Fattening

Al Jiza – Centre Badia

Society Rojm Al Shami for Social Development

Water Purification and desalination Plant

Rojm Al Shami – Centre Badia

Ladies Society of North Azraq

Eco Print and Packaging

Al Azraq – Centre Badia

Ladies Society of Middle Badia for Development

Kindergarten

Al Jiza – Centre Badia

Al Bayareg Cooperative

Kindergarten

Al Muwaggar – Centre Badia

Bayir Agricultural Cooperative Society

Alfalfa Cultivation

Jafir – South Badia

Rahma Charitable Society

Rugs and Textile Industry

Wadi Araba – South Badia

Tal Borma Agricultural Cooperative Society

Alfalfa Cultivation

Al Hosayneyah – South Badia

Al Rajif Charitable Society for Special Education

Catering Services

Petra – South Badia

Al-Hasa Society for Retired Military Servicemen

Tile Factory

Al Hesa – South Badia

Ja’far Al Tayyar Agricultural Cooperative society

Alfalfa Cultivation

Athroh – South Badia

Al Sharah Cultural Centre

Computer Centre

Ail – South Badia

Hwalah Charitable Society for Social Development

Metal Workshop

Al Shobak – South Badia

Al Jarba Women Cooperative

Poultry farm

Uthroh – South Badia