The project will build an Education Centre that will be a harbor of activities children providing free education to vulnerable children, a safe environment for afterschool programs and entrepreneurship trainings to vulnerable young people that will create a defined future for the community of children and young people to a productive society geared to break the cycles of poverty, disease and social challenges.
The real needs of this vulnerable community is that it has no school that provide free and quality for vulnerable children and most of the children are out of school as the poor guardians/parents cannot afford even a school minimal fee due to high poverty, unemployment and other social challenges. The community of Maramba has more than 60,000 people and most of them are children from ages of 4-15 years with less than 5 schools public and community which cannot accommodate most of these children
The Education Centre will work with the children who are out of school as more than 3 out of 5 children between the ages of 4-15 years are not in school so we will provide preschool and primary education from grades 1-7 all for free so that we will ease the burden of education in the vulnerable families that can afford only one meal in a day and most of the parents are not employed and some of the children are orphaned by HIV/AIDS been cared by their old poor grandmothers who cannot afford
The Education Centre will accommodate more than 300 vulnerable and orphaned children who will have basic education from the most vulnerable communities to improve the literacy levels and acquire quality education for a better future. The statistics about Zambian population is that 16 million live in the country, 86% live in poverty under less than a dollar per day and 41% of the children are malnourished so we will also provide school feeding program as most of the children are coming from very