Project #1617

Providing education for 267 children in China

by Oxfam Hong Kong
$7,505 Raised
total goal
monthly donors
This project constructs a primary school and other facilities for 267 school children in Guizhou, China.


There is no proper school at Yong He County in Guizhou, China. 267 Children are being educated in rented houses. Lack of space, inadequate lighting and permanent venue adversely affect the quality of education.This project will construct a primary school in the village.Therefore, more children will be able to receive education in a stable and safe evironment. With increasing opportunities to receive education,children in the village can better equip themselves to break the cycle of poverty.


To construct a concrete school building with 6 classrooms,1 library,2 office rooms for teachers and 1 school squat toliet with 16 stalls; to provide 134 sets of chairs and desks;to provide 1,000 books and to install electricity and water supply.

Long-Term Impact

The project will construct a permanent school for 267 children. More teachers can be attracted to teach in the community.Women will have less worry on their children and thus can spend more time on other livelihood or capacity building activities.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).


Organization Information

Oxfam Hong Kong

Location: Hong Kong SAR, SAR - China
Project Leader:
Deon Lai
Donor Development Officer
Hong Kong, SAR China

Funded Project!

Thanks to 70 donors like you, a total of $7,505 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. 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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