Laptops for college bound students


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We're collecting stories from the actual people who benefit from the projects on GlobalGiving to identify problems and potential solutions. Here are some of the stories that we've collected from communities that have benefited from projects similar to this one. Learn more.

Note: These stories talk about the same issues that this project addresses, but are not necessarily about this specific project.

"life In Dark"

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of "LIFE IN DARK" There is a story of one girl who was called Mutasi. This girlshe, was living with his grandparent. this grandparent were plder than expected 86years order. The work of this girl was to make surn that befor she goes to school 6pm in the Morning, washes the utensils, ferches the water & collects the firewoods Finally she cooks for her grandparent, by the time she comes out of the school/back from school does his duties. The girl his parents dies when she was young 9months after birth. By the tyme she grew up she met his grandmother and grandfather. Please, finally I would like the government of Kenya to create and build a school of students who cannot accoplish ther dreams for known she is in class seven because of capital she usually drops out of school. Thank you for giving me these tyme to express to you all about. Read more.
Related to project keywords: school students, collects, time, work, young

Encouraging Vocational Studies

By a female, 31-45 years old, in Hoima, Uganda
Map of ENCOURAGING VOCATIONAL STUDIES The established of Kanynge Vocational College in Hoima district aimed at teaching students vocational studies .But its dream was lampered by lack of sufficient tools-However to meet its"day and night" dream received Computers and tailoring machines from toro Kingdom. Read more.
Related to project keywords: computers, students, lack, college, teaching

Promoting Vocational Studies

By a female, 22-30 years old, in Masaka, Uganda
Map of PROMOTING VOCATIONAL STUDIES Lack of the needed equipments has hindered the success of vocational studies in many vocational providing instituts. This was the same problem to all saints international Vocational college aimed at helping and educating the disadvantaged and orphans in the country. The problem was partly solved when Mr Nsambu donated 16 computers and building materials to college. Read more.
Related to project keywords: computers, providing, lack, college, donated

Youths Success

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Lang'ata, Kenya
Map of Youths success These youth group has started a project and had successfully succeeded in all their operation. They opened so many things that was to help their members financially. Some of the projects they started were: opening an M-pesa, posho mill, computer operations and e.t.c. Something funny and interesting occurred one chilly morning to the youth group. They had employed a very skillful M-pesa agent and at last sucked her because they couldn't cope with her terms of payment. They decided to pick anyone to serve them and this where they meet this beautiful lady who knew nothing but was taught one and two things then finally placed to commence working. Read more.
Related to project keywords: serve, started, two, meet, success


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Project Leader

Edan Lichtenstein

Washington, DC United States

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