BFF has intended to sponsor 35 children is primary and secondary schools for 2013/2014 academic year. This is to help mitigate the illiteracy rate in Cameroon society and boost school attendance rate.
At the end of the last school term BFF authorities in collaboration with the Shared World Visions which is one of the sponsors of this program invited all the students alongside their parents to an evaluation. During this evaluation meeting we discussed the difficulties encountered by the students. We also encouraged the parents and guardians to assist the children morally and equally help provide the children's basic school needs. Out of the 41 students of the program who sat for examinations in various classes only one had a failed average.
During this meeting, gifts from Shared World Visions like clothes and pens were distributed to all the children present. It was equally resolved that the parents or guardians should play an active role towards the improvement of the children's performance in the following term. BFF also pledged to do home visits, visit schools in order to be acqauinted with the students' difficulties and seek on the spot solutions. On the part of Shared World Visions a USA based NGO. the Coordinator promised to donate one million francs cfa ($2000) for admission of more students into the program during the next acadmic year.
In deed we are very delighted to our donors for the wonderful gesture they made to help these poor children to be able to continue their education. On be behalf of the children,their school administrators and BFF we wish to appreciate you very immensely for your support. Keep being part of it and a child will always smile somewhere.
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