Through our school fee assistance program, we pay school fees for hundreds of impoverished primary and secondary school- age children who otherwise would have no opportunity for an education. In addition, with your support, we have constructed schools, such as the Kipkeino Primary School in Kenya, and are nearing completion of the Logos Academy in Sierra Leone. In addition, we recently funded the construction of additional classrooms and a laboratory at the Kebeneti Secondary School in Kenya.
OUR IMPACT IN 2019
books were distributed to more than 54,878 primary, junior high and secondary school students in 64 different schools throughout Uganda through our partner, Bega kwa Bega.
primary and secondary school students from the village of Dora and surrounding areas in Zimbabwe received assistance with their school fees overseen by our partner, Shinga Development Trust.
secondary school and junior college students in Ethiopia benefited from the use of 22,000 donated textbooks and reference books at their school libraries.
Education is one of the primary areas of Bread and Water for Africa® partner, Bega kwa Bega (BkB) work in Uganda. One of the important education projects that BkB does is to provide textbooks and reading materials to schools in remote areas of the country. “During...
In Kibera, the largest slum in Kenya and one of the largest in the world, children go hungry as they live in squalor and their parents, if they have any, have no means of buying food for their children, many who are forced to beg or scavenge for something, anything,...
At the Lerato Children’s Home in Zimbabwe, schoolchildren do their homework in the evenings by the light of kerosene lamps which are widely used for lighting in rural areas of Africa where there is no electricity. Not only does the low light damage the children’s...