Kindly inform that: the organization you are supporting/contributing or advocating for (Kole Intellectual Forum), is a Community Based organization that was established by the professional sons and daughters of Northern Uganda; with the intention of broadly contribute towards post conflict reconstruction of their region; that had, suffered in all the sectors during the civil war that devastated the region for decades.
However, more specifically, after a baseline survey conducted by Kole Intellectual Forum in Kole district in 2016; the findings indicated education sector was heavily affected; and because of that, they decided to put much emphasis in: improving on quality education of the majority of children of the common men in government aided primary schools in Kole district; particularly, and they have started with Apedi and Angic primary schools.
Although, for the last 3 years, the organization has not yet got any assistance from anybody or institution; its members, through their memberships' contributions; they have endeavored to: integrate community to these schools and those schools to the community; provide tests to these children; motivate teachers, children and parents to play their different respective duties; and give scholarships to some children.
At present, the organization is optimistic that: it will do better than before, because during their GlobalGiving crowd funding fundraising campaign that started on the 12th March and is ending on the 30th of the same month; the organization has managed to raised about $1000 from the overwhelmingly donors (more than 30 of them). This has impressed them and they are Hopeful that: through the memberships' funds, and those on the donors in our pool; together the more they are still expecting others; they are strongly believing that, reconstruction of the region educationally is not far from near.
With the intervention of the organization; the,
Performance of the children have improved on those schools;
Community are integrated to schools and schools to the community;
Children are eating at schools;
Parents are being engaged in livelihood projects; among others.
The organization, in its three years of operation; it has witnessed that: the challenges it is facing to transform the society to meet the international standard of education at the post conflict area of Northern Uganda; circumnavigates around inadequate resources and negative altitudes
Word of Gratitude
On behalf of members of Kole Intellectual Forum, I am deeply delighted to say:
Thank you very much our donors/supporters/advocates; and futher inform you that, members of the organization are calling for your continuous support. They also feel that, you part of their team of success; without you, they narrated, they would not meet their goal; so, kindly joint us, they pronounced, by: "telling a friend about our project, advocating, or if possible by also donating always." Once more, they told me that, their success relies on your being together with them.
Otherwise, Thank you, thank you and thank you...
Kole Intellectual Forum