Educational Programs for street and orphaned children in Kampala, Uganda

Hope Springs Haven is a small educational center for orphaned and street children in Kampala, Uganda. The children they support come from very poor families. Most of them are Orphans. They choose the most vulnerable from the community and try giving them basics of education, starting from reading and elementary math. As of the last few months Early Education for Every Child Foundation partnered with Hope Springs Haven in order to provide full literacy curriculum and lessons, as well as elementary math, basic music appreciation…

Open Study Center in Lucknow, India reaches 400 children weekly with educational programs

From Center management: “As Indians we come face to face with the reality of abject poverty. It is heart wrenching to see young children picking up rags from filthy trash to feed themselves. It is heart breaking to see kids as young as ten working day and night to make their ends meet. What started in 2013 as a weekend class for six to eight children from slums grew in three years to teaching more than 400 children six days a week with a proper…

Setting up a Little Library… On Books and Treasures

Do you remember the saying that we so often like to quote? “There is more treasure in books than in all the pirates’ loot on Treasure Island and best of all, you can enjoy these riches every day of your life.” Our Foundation’s Literacy Mascots take it quite literally, and for the last few years they try to bring books to as many children as they can, personally. They bring books to families they meet, to orphans they visit, they speak about reading and excitement…

THE USE OF BRILLKIDS CURRICULA AT THE RISE ABOVE LIBRARY, Cebu City, Philippines

We’ve been working together with Rise Above Foundation in Cebu for the last 6 years. In the last few years Rise Above Foundation organized, set up and managed the library for the kids from very poor families in the City of Cebu. Here is the latest report from Elisabet Hansen, Project Manager of Rise Above Foundation: “Brillkids has been part of our daily educational learnings for the kids ages 3-6 yrs old since the Library opened almost 2 years ago. We regularly have up to…

Welcoming Our New Educational Partner – SuperCharged Science!

As a Foundation with a vision to bring the best possible educational opportunities to children worldwide, and especially to special needs children and children with limited opportunities, we always look for amazing Educational Partnerships to make our vision a reality. This month we are welcoming our new Educational Partner — Supercharged Science — to help us bring science education to rural schools of Asia, orphanages in Africa, community schools working with the children of the poorest of the poor and special needs children. We believe…

Educational Opportunities for Deaf Children

EEECF is committed to bringing more educational opportunities to children with special needs around the world. For the last 6 years we have been collaborating with Deaf Reach Pakistan to bring educational programs and curricula to children from six schools nationally at Karachi, Nawabshah, Tando Allahyar (Rashidabad), Hyderabad, Sukkur and Lahore. Deaf Reach Schools and Training Centers provide formal education, academic literacy and vocational skills training to deaf children and youth in an enabling environment where students can excel. Please take a moment to visit…

Building Blocks India

As we about to commemorate 6 years of collaborating with Building Blocks India, we wanted to feature this amazing Project once more, as we’ve done over the years, and share their latest updates from Bangalore.  Building Blocks is an organization committed to breaking the poverty cycle in India by providing free quality education to underprivileged children who lack the opportunity to receive any form of instruction. Building Blocks follows a kindergarten program designed to give underprivileged children a good foundation in English language, arithmetic, general science,…

From Government School in a rural UTHUKKULI, TIRUCHIRAPPALLI, TAMILNADU, India

This is the only school in this rural location, in the province of Tiruchitappalli. An impressive 425 primary age children attending it, ranging from 3 to 10 years old. Some come from far to attend school. With hardly any educational materials available and classroom furniture consisting of a blackboard they were facing numeral educational challenges. Their goal was to introduce  systematic and engaging literacy instruction with Little Reader curriculum.  In each classroom, there are about 35-50 pupils who are benefiting with this program. Daily, they…

Helping Children in rural India to overcome literacy challenges

Recently we started collaboration with Thiruchirappalli Uthukkuli School in rural India. Thiruchirappalli Uthukkuli School is located in one of the most backward areas in Tamilnadu, India. Panchayat Union Primary School is an integrated unit of this high school running since 1990. Overall the school has 1092 students enrolled in 2016-2017. From the Principal: “Almost all the students are coming from the poorest migrant families living  hand-to-mouth. Most of the children come just to get stomach full lunch meal offered to them once a day. Since…

Bringing Literacy, Education and Encouragement to Baja California

It has been always our desire to help local literacy and educational projects in California. Technically Baja California is part of California region, and being a part of Mexico, there are many needy families and children we were able to reach there. One of the places EEECF visited regularly is an Orphanage and Foster Care center, where we assisted with setting up a literacy and educational facilities. Over the last few years we worked  with the number of caregivers and volunteers there,  and assisted children…