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Busano School Educational Supplies Project
Rotary Club of Edmonton Glenora
Avenue of Service: International Service Area of Focus: Basic Education and Literacy
Country: Uganda City/Region: Kamuli District
Project Description
The Busano Nawanyago Elementary School is located 140 km east of Kampala in the Village of Nawanyago. 300 Children from Kindergarten to Grade 7 attend with approximately 120 boarding during the week. These children come from the very poorest in the area. The founder, Dr Alice Kagoda grew up in this Village and now teaches at the University of Makerere, Kampala. All items were purchased in Kampala. Our partner Club, the Rotary Club of Kampala City - Makerere is committed to this School and is there to provide computers assistance to the Teachers at Busano. Items purchased: Curriculum Books and Teaching Aides for Kindergarten to Grade 7 Five Computers and a Printer Paper and exercise books Desks (80), chairs, Tables Dormitory Bunk Beds with Mattresses
Project Partners and Funding
Total Project Budget: $15,000.00
Partner Type Amount
Rotary Club of Edmonton Glenora Rotary Club $15,000.00
Community Initiatives Program Grant Government $11,500.00
Kampala City - Makerere Rotary Club $300.00
In Kind Donations Other Charity or NGO $800.00
Total Funding: $27,600
Project Results
The Rotary Club or Edmonton Glenora has supported this school for several years. In addition to the above supplies we have assisted with building a kitchen, latrines and a playground. Several members of the club have made the journey to Uganda to visit the school and it's children. Dr. Alice travelled to Canada last year and attended one of our meetings to provide us with an update on the school and talk about the amazing difference our contributions have made
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