Stories, Videos, News and more...

Below you will find videos and individual stories of all God is doing through CASMI.  We pray that it will inspire you to join in God's handiwork going forward.  Each story you read comes from a trusted friend to CASMI,  and we pray their stories will

bring you closer to more Hope in your own walk.

More stories coming soon...

We are very blessed to have many wonderful video stories and short clips from students.  Please share them with your friends and may each one encourage you to see the power of God at work changing families. Please share and help us grow the team that can help CASMI continue to bring hope.


Why a sewing class is healing hearts!

The Heart of CASMI is the People, not the sewing!

Arta Kaponi is a gifted leader and friend.  She coordinated the CASMI sewing projects in Albania.  She is a mom to two wonderful daughters.

A Fun TV interview with Media 7.  Laura and Kathie on Albanian TV.

A fun experience and blessing to share on Albanian television all that God is doing.

An overview from 2016 of all God is doing through CASMI classes

Many photos of students to enjoy.  This was done in fall 2016 for Steve and Kathie's church , Stonebriar Community in Frisco, Texas.  Thank you so much for wanting to know more about this work.

Videos below from students learning to sew in grateful

Meet Valbona, a sewing student from Korce, Albania, and Lori, our coordinator there.   We were able to attend graduation of this group in spring 2018.  What a wonderful group of ladies-- and tons of fun!  They are still gathering together to study the Word with Lori each week and using their skills to bless the church.

Sewing class in Korce, Albania.


Powerful video from Ukraine students and leaders on how CASMI sewing class has changed their lives and given hope to many families.  Done by Alpha Video 2019.

Short video of Natasha sharing her gratitude

Single mom Natasha shares her gratitude.  This is the mom in the above video that has been able to begin her own sewing business!

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Alketa is a pastors wife, mom of 2 adorable kids and a gifted leader.  She and her husband Klodi are wonderful servants of God's work.  Their church along with others in Skodra have worked with us to disciple and lead many sewing students and their families to a better life.  They are a joy to serve with.