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.
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This Minute Thanks!
This afternoon, I want to use this minute to appreciate everyone of you who has been supportive of our cause- @[53652683721:Street To School Initiative]. Thank you for volunteering to mentor high school girls. Thank you for showing up at our programs, facilitating as Guest Speakers. Thank you for supporting the education programs of disadvantaged children. Thank you for volunteering to teach rural children. Thank you for sponsoring young people to register for the GCE/JAMB/WAEC examinations, annually. Thank you for your donations in cash and in kind. Thank you for pulling resources together with us to empower mothers of sponsored children, etc. Thank you for your suggestions, emails, text messages, phone calls, thoughtfulness. Thank you for believing in our cause. Thank YOU (yes, you) for everything. We wouldn't have asked for better friends. You have been amazing. Absolutely. *winks*smiles*
This post is dedicated to all of you our friends. Thank you for all you do.God Bless your hearts richly. #yourSupportCounts #thankYou #veryMuch. ThankGod.
So many things about the young man in this photograph, that inspires me. One of them? He believes I have solution to all of his academic home work! Aahh.
Interestingly, he is one of our sponsored children in high school who has been on sponsorship from nursery 2, till date! #terrificSponsors. God bless them. #Street2SchoolNG.
For every home work that he cannot solve. ScholarB would take the stress of walking down to my house with his 📚 books. He believes I am a genius. :D Hehehe. During his common entrance examination, maths was our favourite subject as weekends were set aside for problem solving. :)
Okay, It was going to be an interclass debate in his school today, and as one of the debaters..... ScholarB was around for hours yesterday, as we spent time developing points on why democratic governance is the best form of government. He is in JSS 1. Apparently, as shown in the photograph, (which was shot by my little one) lack of electrici…
When we lost one of our pupils last year, it was a difficult thing to bear. Till date, the pain still lingers.
She was only 7years and, I could remember that morning she was brought to my office, she complained of headache. We asked if she had eaten, she answered 'No'. So, we got her some meal. She ate and slept in my office, afterwards. No class for that day. No class. Sorry.
That day, she was the last pupil to leave school for home as mama came pretty late to pick her. Mary was off school for some days. To cut the story short. Little Mary died some two weeks, thereafter.
When a child is sick, we don't just send them home anymore, as we aren't sure of how much medical care they would be given, due to lack in the home. So we ensure we follow through. We get the children into the nearest private clinic, where laboratory tests are conducted, and necessary drugs prescribed. Often times we have had the children admitted for days. We would wait patiently…