WHAT Bread and Water for Africa® IS DOING
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 Dr. Kenneth Gerdes School in Sierra Leone which is expected to be finished by fall 2017. In addition, We have recently funded the construction of additional classrooms and a laboratory at the new Kebeneti Secondary School in Kenya.
WHERE AND WHO WE WORK WITH
Education is key to sustaining democracies, improving health, increasing per capita income and conserving environmental resources. Promoting literacy and education for African children and youth ensures a promising future for development in Africa.
OUR IMPACT IN 2016
More than 3,000 students from the Albert Academy in Freetown benefited from 22,000 textbooks and reference books shipped to the school through the Bread and Water for Africa® Bright Minds program.
In Sierra Leone, 1,006 students received primary and secondary school education provided by Faith Healing Development Organization’s four nursery schools, four primary schools and three secondary schools.
In Ethiopia, 12,400 secondary school students benefited from 22,000 textbooks and reference books shipped to the country and distributed to 20 high school libraries.
In 2016, hundreds of students in Africa were able realize their dream of furthering their education through the Bread and Water for Africa® school fees assistance program. Among them is Kito, a Form 2 (sophomore) at the prestigious Kapsabet High School in Kenya, one...read more
Ever since mankind made the transition from hunter-gatherer to agrarian society about 10,000 years ago, most of the world’s population relies on farming and other agricultural activities for food. In many countries in sub-Saharan Africa, including Kenya, Sierra Leone,...read more
Any child living anywhere in the world is destined for a life of poverty without an education. Nowhere is that more true than in sub-Saharan Africa which in no way could be described as “a land of opportunity” for those who can’t read or write, add or subtract of have...read more