Smiling ladies of Nyamirambo Women’s Centre in Kigali

Sewing success is in the bag for ladies of Kigali

Meetings Industry Meeting Needs has helped fund an initiative in Kigali, Rwanda, between the Rwanda Convention Bureau and a women’s centre in the city to provide sustainable employment opportunities with a donation of just £850. The grant came about when the recently established Rwanda Convention Bureau met with Nyamirambo Women’s Centre to discuss the production of 600 delegate bags for the International Trade Centre’s World Export Development Forum meeting held in Kigali. The proje ...more


who are we?

Meetings Industry Meeting Needs (MIMN) is a registered charity founded by leading figures in the UK conference and events Industry. The objective of MIMN is to raise funds for worthy causes relevant to the events industry which may not have the resources to raise sufficient funds without additional contributions. Many needy causes do not have access to public funding and MIMN can provide financial support to these types of organisations through various fund-raising initiatives and activities.

Children of Chanzige Primary School in Southern Tanzania concentrate on their new computers funded by Meeting Needs

Computer training for schoolchildren
Six computers and a wall-mounted white board and projector for Chanzige Primary School in Southern Tanzania with a grant of £2,400.

Donation of £5000 will help disabled
For SpecialEffect the purchase of a Specialist Kit for nearly £5000 will test an individual’s ability to operate hardware to benefit from life-enhancing computer software.

Clean water for a Zambian village
£4,500 donated by MIMN is enough to support an entire village in Zambia to change their hygiene and sanitation practices and access safe water.

SpecialEffect are a UK based charity who focus on helping those with disabilities live a better life