Equip School for 500 Primary Students in Uganda

 
$5,782
$4,668
Raised
Remaining

Equip School for 500 Primary Students in Uganda

Equip School for 500 Primary Students in Uganda
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Classmates

Classmates
Sharing a desk isn't always this happy. Jostling for space on the bench, and knocking elbows during a writing assignment can be frustrating and discouraging. (view small | med | large | orig)

Broken Desk

Broken Desk
The desks we are using now are coming apart. (view small | med | large | orig)

Safety Issue

Safety Issue
When desks break like this, it becomes dangerous for the children. (view small | med | large | orig)

Replacing Old Benches

Replacing Old Benches
The blue benches have been used in some classrooms for over 5 years - before that, they were used as seating in a church. We want to replace them with chairs. (view small | med | large | orig)

How it should be

How it should be
Here some of our children are sitting in a classroom where we have already been able to provide chairs. (view small | med | large | orig)

Sharing a Desk

Sharing a Desk
Five children squeezed onto a desk meant for three. (view small | med | large | orig)

Replacement Desk

Replacement Desk
This is what the desk looks like. It seats three students. (view small | med | large | orig)

Students Ready for Class

Students Ready for Class
Students in upper grades lined up at the beginning of a school day at Calvary Primary School. (view small | med | large | orig)

Children Show off Some of the New Chairs

Children Show off Some of the New Chairs
Photo from Progress Report 'Update on the Desk Project for Calvary Primary' (view small | med | large | orig)

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Organization

Project Leader

Kay Helm

Gloucester, Virginia United States

Where is this project located?

Map of Equip School for 500 Primary Students in Uganda