Caravan to Class

Caravan to Class imagines a world, where no matter where a child lives, the fundamental right of education is assured. We are dedicated to reversing the injustice of illiteracy through school projects in Western Africa's remote villages.
Build a school for 120 children in Timbuktu, Mali
 
Political circumstances have left literacy rates close to zero in many of the villages around historically significant Timbuktu, Mali, once boasting one of the world's largest universities in the 12th to 16th centuries. Caravan to Class (CTC) seeks to provide the dream of an education for the children of Bantam, near Timbuktu, by building a school in this carefully-selected village. CTC plans to help reignite the region's rich history of literacy by providing education to 120 deserving children. project reportread updates from the field
Build a school for 120 children in Timbuktu
 
Political circumstances have left literacy rates close to zero in many of the villages around historic Timbuktu, Mali, which once boasted of the world's largest universities in the 12th to 16th centuries. Caravan to Class (CTC) seeks to provide the dream of an education for the children of Kakondji, in the Timbuktu region, by building a school in this carefully-selected village. CTC plans to help reignite the region's rich history of literacy by providing education to 120 deserving children. project reportread updates from the field
Educate 70 children in the village of Mora, Mali
 
Caravan to Class will build a school in the village of Mora, in the Southern Sahara Desert area of Mali to provide a conducive learning environment for children living in one of the poorest and most illiterate villages in Mali. We are hiring certified teachers from Timbuktu and providing the children with two free meals daily. This school will directly impact 70 deserving children, giving them the gift of literacy and education and will bring hope and opportunity to an entire village. project reportread updates from the field
School for 120 Youth in post-conflict Timbuktu
 
Caravan to Class will rebuild a school in the village of Tombouz, near Timbuktu, Mali, that was badly damaged during the recent conflict. The new school will provide a conducive learning environment for children living in one of the poorest and most illiterate villages in Mali. Caravan to Class will also pay teachers' salaries and provide nutrition, school supplies, and books for 120 deserving children. Kindly note in our budget: A match grant we secured will double all donations up to $20k. project reportread updates from the field
Rehabilitate School in Timbuktu for 80 students
 
The Teshaq school in a village outside of Timbuktu, Mali was closed in 2012 as residents fled their homes due to conflict in Northern Mali. Teshaq villagers have since returned to their village to find the school partially destroyed. Caravan to Class (CTC) would like to rehabilitate the Teshaq school to allow 80 deserving children to resume their quest for literacy. CTC continues the legacy of the amazing work done by Irma Turtle and Turtlewill.org. project reportread updates from the field
Big Birthday Wish to Restore School in Timbuktu
 
Tourari school, was the"Big Birthday Wish" project/dream of two AZ friends, Eileen Rogers and Debbie Hill through TurtleWill.org. Ravaged by Al Queda rebels, it recently reopened after the French liberation of Timbuktu in early 2013. Now more than 120 children 6-12 are back in school! Caravan to Class & Eileen and Debbie, are asking for your donations to help provide books, school supplies, pay teachers' salaries and to build a new 3-room school. Make the Big Wish Dream true again for these kids project reportread updates from the field
Schooling for  120 Students of Tourari in Timbuktu
 
Help 120 students of the Tourari school near Timbuktu, Mali continue their quest for literacy in the 2014-15 school year. The Big Birthday Wish Donors were incredibly generous in funding the rehabilitation of the Tourari School in 2013-14. To continue with their education, Caravan to Class needs help to fund the operation of the Tourari school paying teachers' salaries and providing basic nutrition and school supplies. project reportread updates from the field
Basic nutrition for 100 school children in Mali
 
In early 2011, Caravan to Class built a school in Tedeini, Mali to give children in the village the opportunity to receive an education. Within the first year, school enrollment in Tedeini increased by 500 percent. Caravan to Class has hired certified teachers from Timbuktu to provide the best quality education. We also provide two free meals daily as well as school uniforms and other school supplies. This school currently impacts over 100 children and has a steadily increasing enrollment rate. project reportread updates from the field
Educate hearing-impaired children in Timbuktu
 
"Ecole des deficients auditifs" is an initiation of the association of parents of deaf children in Timbuktu. It was established in 2007 with support from the Norwegian Stromme Foundation and the French Embassy in Mali, allowing us to hire two trained teachers and management, and construct three classrooms and latrines. Today, there are 30 children enrolled at the school and three teachers. This school is the first of its kind in the region and is greatly welcomed by the Ministry of Education. project reportread updates from the field
Female Adult LIteracy Classes in Timbuktu
 
Fund a Female Adult Literacy class in the village of Tourari so that the women of this village can enjoy the hope that comes with reading and empower their children to prioritize education. project reportread updates from the field
 
   

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