Educate over 500 orphan children in Gambia

$100 $11,900
Raised Remaining


HAFO will educate orphans, less privilege, providing school fees, supply of books, clothing and restore the lives of sickly people in Gambia who cannot afford to pay medical bills in hospitals.

What is the issue, problem, or challenge?

There are currently over 1000 children mostly orphans and less privilege in the street of The Gambia without formal education. Majority have lost their parents at an early age and have no body to take care of them. The government is trying its best but still the number is increasing everyday. The cost of living is very high. People are dying in hospitals/health centres because they cannot afford to pay medical bills. This project will affect more than 500 gambian children and sickly people

How will this project solve this problem?

HAFO provide educational support by paying school fees, supply of books, uniforms and medical support to vulnerable children and sickly people.

Potential Long Term Impact

The project will educate over 500 orphan children making them become self reliance and useful in society. The project will also help restoring the lives of nearly 200 sickly people who cannot afford to pay medical bills in hospitals and health centre

Funding Information

Total Funding Received to Date: $100

Funding Information

This project is now in implementation and no longer available for funding. Received funds will be used to accomplish concrete objectives as indicated in the project's "Activities" section. Updates will be posted under the "Project Report" tab as they become available.

Donors' contributions and pledges to this project totaled $100 .  The original project funding goal was $12,000.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Excel file (projdoc.xls).

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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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Project Leader

Ibrahim Sillah

Serrekunda, The Gambia Gambia, The

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