Mission: Building schools & promoting educ in dev cntries
Programs: Program services in katanga province of democratic republic of congo: built foundation for three new large classrooms; finished interior of guest house for visiting volunteers; built 8ft. Metal gate on entrance to main campus to control public access from new bus stop; built new section of security wall; finished the floor, windows and painting of a large multipurpose classroom; supplied material and training to students to produce goods in school workshops for local markets and raise revenue for school; initiated school business ventures to train students and earn revenue; hosted training for ? ? ? Teachers in katanga province; provided financial assistance to 30 students; supervised 1200 local residents in clearing over 3 acres of land and building vendor stalls for a community market; sponsored and hosted three day regional scout jamboree; supplied books for myrt school library and equipment for student soccer league.
program services in mali: planted more moringa trees; harvested and processed moringa leaves to make nutritious powder as dietary supplement for malnourished children; provided advice and equipment to local clinic to administer the supplement to 15 more malnourished children enrolled (now totaling 56 children) in a pilot program to measure effectiveness; conducted market study that concluded local demand for moringa products would provide sufficient income to cover costs of this program.
cameroon school: paid teachers in startup elementary school in rented facilities and planned new buildings.
program services in u. S. : helped raise $851 for scholarship funds to local students administered by frederick county community foundation. Organized and sponsored an exposition and buffet featuring african development projects.