Noman holding a Notebook and Mini board first time
With the generous support from its donors, the Global Education Campaign (GEC) reaches out to 15,930 out-of-school Children from February to May 2022. Dosti believes that education helps kids to fulfill their full potential. Through GlobalGiving GEC Raised USD 60 for the period rest is financed by offline donors. We believe that soon this project will get the attention of online donors who put #EducationFirst.
This period comes up with many promising stories like eight-year-old Noman joining GEC's Dosti one-room school located in the village Abdulkhad, about two kilometers from Landikotal, district Khyber, KP, Pakistan in February of 2022. This was the first time that he had sat in a classroom. He has done very well. His favorite subjects are Urdu and English, which he can read and write, Urdu more so. Despite moderately severe abnormal curvature of the upper spine (Kyphosis), he is happy to walk to the school in the morning. He hopes to become a teacher when he grows up. He enjoys playing cricket. His father is a day laborer and is trying to raise funds for surgery to correct his spinal deformity.
On daily basis, we reach 100 such inspiring stories where education is preparing the kids and communities to address the challenges of today & tomorrow. and that’s why, now more than ever, we must invest in education for the future of humanity & the planet.
Join the Global Education Campaign's mission to end illiteracy in Pakistan by the end of the year 2025.
A school under tree in Sindh, Pakistan
One room school in a home setting, KP, Pakistan
Girls at one room school