Educating 100 children in earthquake hit areas

by The Citizens Foundation

Summary

This project focuses on rebuilding lives through education by providing high quality primary education to 100 less-privileged children in the earthquake affected areas of Northern Pakistan.
$2,340
total raised
17
donors
0
monthly donors
9
years active

Challenge

October 2005 earthquake wrought havoc in the lives of millions of inhabitants of Northern Pakistan. Almost all the schools in the worst hit areas were destroyed. TCF is building seismically designed schools in these areas, which will create arenas of hope and provide a safe haven for the vulnerable and poor children in these areas. This project will educate 100 less- privileged children in Mansehra district at TCF purpose built primary schools.

Solution

TCF will use the funds, which will cover the cost of students’ textbooks, uniforms, school supplies, teachers’ recruitment/training, curriculum planning and evaluation, to pay for 1 year's school fees for 100 most disadvantaged children in the area.

Long-Term Impact

The project will educate 100 less-privileged children in the earthquake affected areas of Pakistan, giving them hope and the will to move beyond the tragedy they have faced and break free of the vicious circle of poverty.

Additional Documentation

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

Resources

http:/​/​www.thecitizensfoundation.org
The Citizens Foundation website
Supporting chapter in USA

Organization Information

The Citizens Foundation

Location: Karachi, Sindh - Pakistan
Website: http:/​/​www.thecitizensfoundation.org
Project Leader:
Lt. Gen. (R) S. P. Shahid
Chief Executive Officer
Karachi, Sindh Pakistan

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