Children
 Haiti
Project #12172

$250 to send Bodlina for School for a Year

A microproject by International Disaster Volunteers (IDV)
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Summary

This project will provide a full year of education for Bodlina. Bodlina was brought to the orphanage with her brother, Bodlyson, after her father was killed in a motorcycle accident and her mother died of an illness. She's a lovely, energetic girl who loves to play with the other kids at the orphanage. With your help, we'll be able to provide her with the education she needs to build a secure future.
$250
total raised
10
donors
0
monthly donors
3
years active

Challenge

As an orphan, Bodlina is among the most vulnerable of Haitian children. There are no free schools in Port au Prince available, so the orphanage must employ its own teachers and run its own school. Lack of education locks kids like Bodlina into a cycle of poverty. Ensuring access to school not only improves children's lives, but strengthens Haitian communities in the long-term.

Solution

Bodlina has lived her whole life in poverty. She needs a quality education to find a prosperous future. Your donations will give her that education and set her on the road to a brighter tomorrow.

Long-Term Impact

Access to education will give Bodlina the skills she needs to find a stable job and escape poverty when she's older.

Resources

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Find out about the art programme at the orphanage

Organization Information

International Disaster Volunteers (IDV)

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

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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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