Kabwata Orphanage and Transit Centre
founder and director Angela Miyanda
Kabwata Orphanage and Transit Centre provides a loving home for about 60 children, many of them AIDS orphans – some who even tragically were born with the virus themselves – and more than 120 others in the local community living in extended families or foster care.
The completion of the construction of a laboratory and pharmacy
purchase of a water tank
purchase of new equipment for the lab and construct housing for on-site staff
construction of a two-mile water line from a clean water source to serve both the clinic and the school
construction of two more classrooms and a laboratory at the school.
Current need: Funding for the operation of the orphanage, salaries for two teachers at the local primary school, and expanding fish farming project.
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