Generally, education in African countries is not free, and funds raised here will help prevent gaps in students’ education.
The literacy program at Sofia Baptist Church finishes the year in grand style with a visit to the zoo and other activities.
All it takes is $1 a day for the education for a child in the D.R. But for many families it is a struggle to afford therequired school uniforms, supplies and monthly fees. The Student Tuition Expense Program makes it possible for the children to attend school every day.
The Village2Village project will improve the students’ overall education by preventing gaps in their education from a temporary lack of funding.
By paying school fees for the children of NightLight employees, this project will not only help these kids get an education, but also reduce the financial burden on their families so that the women do not feel the need to return to the sex trade to provide for their children.