Charity Centre for Children and Youth Development was established with the auspices of helping orphans affected and infected with HIV/AIDS, the project is providing educational support to 200 orphans in Solwezi District of Zambia in terms of school fees, uniforms, shoes and jerseys the project has helped orphans to remain school and become responsible citizens of our country Zambia.
HIV/AIDS being an incurable pandemic has brought to the increase of Orphans and vulnerable children who have lost their parents Due to HIV. in Solwezi district, it being a provincial capital of north western province, there are about 6,000 orphans and most of these have abandoned school due to luck of support. some have gone in streets were they can receive handouts from good Samaritans.
The project will provide education support to orphans affected and infected with HIV. All the identified orphans will be provided with School fees, school jersey, school uniform and shoes. these are the major educational requirement that would make orphans to remain in school so that they can become responsible citizens and contribute to our national economy.
the project will educate 200 orphans allowing them to remain in school and improve on their life. it will reduce the burden on guardians have taken up the responsibilities of taking care of orphans left behind by there relatives and this will also reduce poverty and crime in the community which is on increase as a result of children being found on the street.