Central Village Women in Business

  • Group Name: Central Village Women in Business
  • Project Name: Central Village Women in Business
  • Type of Venture: Soft Furnishing
  • Sponsors:
  • Start Date: 2014

Description of Project:

 The Central Village Women in Business offer a wide range of products and services including: rental of tablecloths (96x60), bistro tablecloths, skirting, napkins, and accessories for the kitchen, bathroom and living room for sale. The specialty products offered are:
  1. Classy Cushions Basic 16x16
  2. Kitchen Ware: pot holders and oven mitten, table clothes, kitchen curtains and plastic bag holders
  3. Bathroom Accessories: tissue holders, candlestick holders (shaped like Easter Bunnies), potpourri holders (shaped like a shirt and accessorized with buttons, ribbons and petals), bath and contour mats (accessorized with lace), toilet covers and other seasonal products (Christmas and Valentine) all customized to the client’s need

Aim of the project:

  • To enhance self-reliance and contribute to the empowerment of women.


  • To improve the technical skills of women  for employment with sustainable enterprises
  • To improve the quality of the product line to our customers

Our Vision:

A community that exemplifies Jamaican values where people are given the opportunity to realize their full potential in partnership with families and the wider community and contribute to a prosperous and inclusive society.

Our Mission:

To provide quality products to all our target markets


Project Data
Currently Employs 3 Persons
Business Plan No
Project Value $400,000


Training in Project Management and Business Plan Development

Financial Assistance

Technical Expertise


Delay in production as a result of labour shortage


Natalee McDonald

Norma Maxwell

Marcia Bygrave

Camille Harrison
* Data was compiled from socio-economic survey conducted by SDC, 2009. A comprehensive community profile of Rose Heights Community can be obtained at the St. James 1 Albion Road, Montego Bay, St. James.