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Kisimenyi School for 550+ Pupils in 2013

 
$2,685
$222,315
Raised
Remaining

Summary

An extensive project to rebuild a dilapidated primary school in rural Kenya to benefit over 550 children - construction of classrooms, nursery school, fully stocked library and sanitation facilities

What is the issue, problem, or challenge?

Here, around 550 exuberant and ambitious children aged from 3-16 learn in shockingly desperate conditions. The tiny mud-walled classrooms - each crammed with well over sixty pupils - are in woeful states of disrepair. With collapsing tin roofs, crumbling floors so pot-holed they have disappeared altogether, and rusted wire mesh windows they are dingy, dangerous and depressing environments, wholly un-conducive to enjoyable and productive learning.

How will this project solve this problem?

We are rebuilding an entirely new school, to include the construction of twelve fully-furnished classrooms, a dedicated nursery school, a fully-stocked library, offices and a staffroom, rainwater harvesting capabilities, modern kitchen and sanitation

Potential Long Term Impact

This project will have a tangible, immediate and lasting benefit for the hundreds of children at the school now as well as for hundreds more in the future.

Funding Information

Total Funding Received to Date: $2,685
Remaining Goal to be Funded: $222,315
Total Funding Goal: $225,000

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).

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Organization

Kids4Kenya

Baltimore, Maryland, United States
http://www.kids4kenya.org

Project Leader

Peter Teuten

Board Member
Baltimore, Maryland Kenya

Where is this project located?

Map of Kisimenyi School for 550+ Pupils in 2013
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