TO YENETA: Back to School Project

This is one of the long running projects of Lewet, which is under the Basic Literacy and Education areas of focus, which covers the tuition fees and school supply costs of children who can’t afford to, buy and are skipping school. With the strong belief that no kid should skip school and is a basic necessity to survive and become the future generation of leaders, the club does a background needs assessment, purchases the school supplies and donates to the beneficiaries on time before the school year begins every year. In the year 2014, the need was greater to which the club made the decision to send in 500 kids to school in four target schools located in Addis Ababa. By organizing a fundraising project in August and September in which the club donated 80,000 birr worth of school supplies to 500 children in four school districts covering the tuition fees for the entire 2014/15 school year.

 

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