In December we had a report from Grand Cess on the progress of the children in the school who are funded by Help a Child. Everything was good. There were only 2 out of the 100 who dropped out of school during the year and 97 out of the remaining 98 worked hard enough during
One of the trustees went to Milan Expo 2015. The Expo talks about the problems of nutrition and the resources of our planet. There were many lavish pavilions built by the richer countries but the poorer ones were there too! Liberia was to be found in a cluster called arid zones with other countries. Desert
We just got paid £140 by Easyfundraising which really helps with maintaining enough funds to pay for education for our 102 children in school and 5 young people in college in Liberia. Thank you to those of you who use Easyfundraising and if you don’t already use it but you do shop online please take
We have just sent the money to finance this term’s education for 100 children in St. Patrick’s, Grand Cess and 2 children with additional needs in Monrovia. Another successful school year for our charity. Thank you to everyone whose support makes this possible.
While we are enjoying the end of a good summer in the UK we should spare a thought and prayers for our friends in Liberia. Not only are they one of the world’s poorest countries but now they have extra health worries because of the ebola virus. See this BBC report for more information: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-29115298