Imagine sending your child to school knowing that he or she would have no chair on which to sit, no table at which to write and no textbooks from which to study. Picture children so desperate to learn that they sit, day after day, on hard concrete floors, struggling to copy down lessons from battered chalkboards. The classrooms they sit in are scarcely worthy of the name – dingy and without proper windows, doors or adequate furniture.
With this acute need in mind, Helping Hands for Education was established in April 2015 to provide schools in Ogbomosho, western Nigeria, with learning resources including textbooks, library books, IT and science equipment, classroom furniture, staff training and more.
Helping Hands for Education aims to:
On May 20th, 2017, Helping Hands for Education (HHE) will be holding a family fun day to raise money towards building an educational resource centre in Ogbomosho, Western Nigeria.The event will be held at The Windsor Muslim Association,
Manor Youth Centre, Hanover Way, Windsor SL4 5NW from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Events provisionally will include:
• Cakes and bakes stand • Sweetcorn stand
• Biryani, samosas & snacks • Palestinian produce sale
• Arabic and Islamic book stall • Arabic calligraphy
• Halal Goodies • Horse/donkey rides
• Face painting, henna & beauty • Table football
• Bouncy castle • Table tennis
• Beat the goalie • Children’s games
Please support this event to help us advance the educational attainment of schoolchildren and provide schools with access to books, classroom furniture, science equipment, IT facilities, teachertraining and more.Volunteers welcome! Kindly contact Dr. Imran Alawiye on 07561 418812 to get involved.
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