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Providing Bed Nets to Families in Need

We appreciate your support that has enabled us to provide more families with bed nets. Thanks to your support, ten kids have received mosquito nets and are now sleeping well at night, free from mosquito bites and malaria.  

One of the recent beneficiaries pictured in this report, is a boy who lives in the Goderich community.  Goderich is a suburb of Freetown and a fishing town.  Located on the coast / Atlantic Ocean, it receives a large amount of rainfall each year. This rainfall often accumulates in pools and results in an increase in malaria. 

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Wed, 10/26/2016
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Chairs and Tables From the Unitarian Universalist Church of Nashua Find a 2nd Life

Chairs and tables from the Unitarian Universalist Church of Nashua have found a new home at the after-school program of Door of Hope in Wellington - a suburb of Freetown, Sierra Leone.   This is the 2nd batch of chairs and tables that have been provided. 

 

Joshua Sandy, the Director of Door of Hope, sent his deep appreciation and gratitude to the Church for providing the chairs.  These chairs and tables are helping to provide a great study environment for the growing program.  The kids are able to do their homework and learn effectively using the sturdy equipment.

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Mon, 10/17/2016
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Dream Home Receives Items From the Ministry of Social Welfare and Freetown City Council

We gratefully received at the Dream Home an assortment of items from from Ministry of Social Welfare and Freetown City Council.  Items were as follows.  Ten half-bags of rice, four 2-gallon size of vegetable oil, three half-bags of onion, three cartoons laundry soap and two packets of salt.

Thanks so much for you support!

 

Album Date: 
Fri, 10/14/2016
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One Year of Activities - Successes and Progress, Trip Report From Sylvester and Looking Ahead

It's been more than a full year since we launched the Creating Pathways Centre, back inMay 2015.  

Over the past year we have offered a range of courses including Psycho-Social Counseling, Christian Counseling, English Language, Literature, Government, History, Computer Studies, Mathematics, Financial Accounting, Cost Accounting, Career Talk, Integrated Science, Social Studies and Economics. These courses were focused on providing remedial education andstrengthening their education foundation, while they were out of school.

We have been able to accomplish the following:

Album Date: 
Thu, 10/13/2016
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School Supplies Are Boosting Education in Cameroon

Many children and schools in Africa lack adequate school supplies. To help address this, Develop Africa and the US Military teamed up to provide school supplies to children and classrooms in Garoua, Cameroon. The joint goal is to reinforce learning and the quality of education. 

16 large drums of school supplies were provided to schools between September 5th and 9th, 2016.  The wide range of school supplies included pencils, pens, calculators, rulers, note books, erasers, dictionaries, reams of paper and pencil sharpeners.

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Sun, 10/02/2016
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