Children
 Haiti
Project #12944

A Year of Kindergarten for Bodlyson and Kenson

A microproject by International Disaster Volunteers (IDV)
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Summary

This project will provide the funding we need to ensure that two children who were abandoned by their parents can start on the road out of poverty by getting a great start in school! Bodlyson and Kenson do everything together - they're the best of friends. With your help, they'll start school together!
$500
total raised
15
donors
0
monthly donors
3
years active

Challenge

School in Haiti is not free, and if a family cannot pay, their children simply do not attend. Lack of education locks these children in a cycle of poverty. Ensuring access to school not only improves children's lives, but strengthens Haitian communities in the long-term.

Solution

Bodlyson and Kenson were abandoned by their parents because they were too poor to provide for their own children. Both boys' futures were threatened by poverty from day one. With the education you'll help us provide, we can ensure they'll escape the poverty which affected their parents.

Long-Term Impact

Access to education will give Bodlyson and Kenson the skills they needs to find a stable job and escape poverty when they're older.

Resources

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Organization Information

International Disaster Volunteers (IDV)

Location: Bristol, Somerset - United Kingdom
Website: http:/​/​www.idvolunteers.org
Project Leader:
Emma Taylor
Enderby, Licester United Kingdom

Funded Project!

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.
   

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