Keep a Girl in School In Northern Nigeria

by Serendipity Healthcare Foundation
Keep a Girl in School In Northern Nigeria
Keep a Girl in School In Northern Nigeria
Keep a Girl in School In Northern Nigeria
Keep a Girl in School In Northern Nigeria
Keep a Girl in School In Northern Nigeria
Keep a Girl in School In Northern Nigeria
Keep a Girl in School In Northern Nigeria
Keep a Girl in School In Northern Nigeria

Summary

Over 15 million children in Northern Nigeria are out of school due to crisis and poverty out of which 70% of this figure are girls (UNICEF Report 2018). This project plans to build a 5 blocks of classrooms with furnitures and fittings, provide sick bay equipments and first aid, Ventilated Improved Pit Latrines, provide supply of books, literacy support services for girls in Government Junior Secondary Schools in Tarauni Local Government Council in Kano. This project will affect 1950 girls

$50,000
total goal
$49,295
remaining
6
donors
1
monthly donor
5
months

Challenge

Our childrens future in Nigeria is at stake and education in Nigeria is in dire need of intervention. The situation is worse in Northern Nigeria as a result of crisis and poverty and the girl child is the worse hit in this situation because families cannot afford fees to send our girls to school, our schools are not well equipped with little or no teaching aids, no toilet facilities and thus the girls stay at home during their menstral cycles. Our cultural system encourages early marriages too

Solution

This project will ensure our girls get equal opportunity to go to school and stay in school as we intend to build 5 blocks of classrooms, provide sick bay equipments when they fall ill, provide books and literacy services, 3 Ventilated Improved Pit Latrines, nutritious meals and school fees that will affect 1950 girls in Government Junior Schools in Tarauni Local Governing Council in Kano. Our girls will have access to quality education and skills that will build confidence in them.

Long-Term Impact

Our project will build 5 classroom blocks equipped with furniture and fittings, qualititative educational materials, build 3 Ventilated Improved Pit Latrines, provide nutrious meals and school fees for our girls. This project will ensure that our girls stay in school, have equal opportunities in terms of knowledge and skills, reduce the rate of early child marriages as our girls will have confidence in making decisions to complete their education. The project will affect 1950 girls in Kano

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Organization Information

Serendipity Healthcare Foundation

Location: Kano - Nigeria
Website:
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @serendipityHea1
Project Leader:
Samirah Faruk
Kano, Kano Nigeria
$705 raised of $50,000 goal
 
10 donations
$49,295 to go
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