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GGF Educational Sponsorship Programme
Working with partners and external agencies, our project has one aim; to create opportunities for children and young people through the provision of scholarships where poverty would have forced them to abandon their education.
We started this project in November 2004 and it is an ongoing project
Charity information: God's Grace Foundation
During our visit to Nigeria in February 2004, I met children who were attending schools without shoes, school uniforms, books and with no breakfast. Most of these children were orphans and were leaving with extended families who could not afford to attend good schools, buy school uniform or educational supplies for them. What touched me most was the fact they were coming to school without food. How can a child learn if they are hungry? Our project to help these children to be educated.
Our project is making a difference to less privileged children’s lives by providing them with access to good education. Our sponsorship pays for school fees, school uniform, shoes, books, stationery, school meals and regular medical care. It is bringing positive change and giving these children a hope for a brighter future. It is making a real and lasting difference and giving less privileged children a future.
To offer educational scholarships to less privileged children.
Activities» Creating opportunities for children and young people through the provision of Educational scholarships.
What success will look like
Success will be giving scholarships to 40 children every academic year.
This project will reduce the
The project will reduce the high levels of poverty in the rural areas of developing nations.
It will reduce the number of children dropping out of school to work in order to support themselves and their families. This will lead ro the number of children who end up as street children.
The risks that some of the children will not finish school. We are addressing this risks by mentoring the children so we can support them on a one to one basis.
Throught a termly report of the children's progress.
Budget - Project Cost: £10,000Loading graph....
Amount Heading Description £10,000 School feess School fees
Current Funding / Pledges
Source Amount Individual £1,000 Guaranteed
Children and Families in the rural areas.
We work with partners and local agencies to carry out our work.
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