Street to School Initiative supports the education programs of out-of-school children and primary school drop-outs in Nigeria through her annual education sponsorship scheme and establishment of tuition-free schools where children are provided with basic learning materials, and enjoy free meal. As a non government organisation, we aspire to see a world where no child is left behind in attaining quality education.
on 2nd of April, 2012 is going to be an unforgettable day for primary school pupil of African Church Primary School, Ikola-Yeye, Ikola, Ipaja, Lagos State.
It was a day when most of them had their makeshift school bags such as Nylon bags replaced with Brand New School Bags.
Resource Sharing Network launched out "Swapping SchoolBag" Project some few weeks back when they received some bag donation from their Partner in the UK -A Ray of Hope. On our first visit to some private schools within Ikola metropolis, we targeted only those kids who are without school bags, and to our amazement, there were more kids who fall into this category. Hence, we decided to solicit for more bags from friends and Partner. Fortunately, we had more than fifty school bags donated to us again by A Ray of Hope, UK. We received other educational items such as Wall charts, Educational Toys etc. All these were given out free of charge to the disadvantaged kids in their respective schools during our visi…