Founding Futures (Cecily’s Fund, Zambia)

This report provides an update on the first year of the Founding Futures project at Bwafwano Integrated Services Organisation (BISO) Community School which focuses on early childhood development and education and has enabled pre-school facilities to be developed at BISO and within the local community. Written by Sally-Anne Saull [hr] Launched in March 2012, Founding Futures was supported by Brill Kids through an in-kind grant of five Little Reader kits including software, teacher guides and curriculum materials. Although it is too early to measure overall…

Progress Update from the Ket Wangi Orphanage (Kenya)

Written by Emily Odera, Founder of Ket Wangi Orphanage and Learning Center (Update 2) I am passing my vote of thank you to Brillkids Foundation. Ket Wangi Orphans have really improved their standard of learning in English, Music, Science, Geograpphy, Mathmatics and ARTS.I have seen what I call learning at ease. The Nursery school is enjoying learning that they do not even want to break for their breaks. Music is fantastic. These are the children whom some were slow learners. Learning is now fun with…

Update from Family Care, Cambodia

Written by Mrs. Ann & Mr. Alex Soldner, Family Care Cambodia, Cambodia We recently sold 4 sets of Little Reader Basic kits locally, and in agreement with EEECF, were able to allocate the funds for our literacy projects here in Cambodia.[clear] The funds were used to purchase 3 good quality, second hand computers with flat screen monitors. These were delivered to and installed at the CCPCR Rescue Shelter, which is home to 48 young girls rescued from human trafficking, sexual exploitation and violent abuse. Family…

Team Children: Ending the Digital Divide (USA)

Team Children: Ending the Digital Divide Team Children’s mission is to create model replicable programs that ensure every child has the tools and opportunities they need to contribute and compete effectively in today’s digital global environment. Presently, their major areas of focus are on promoting the benefits and practices of rolfing/massage for babies and children, transforming preschool education, ending the digital divide, promoting youth training and development in the non profit sector. [youtube][/youtube] Team Children’s Digital Inclusion project has now collected, repaired, and distributed over…

Cecily’s Fund (Zambia)

Educating Zambia’s Children Orphaned by AIDS With their Zambian partners, Cecily’s Fund provides Zambian orphans with everything they need to go to school. They also help some of them to go on to train as peer health educators and teachers. With an education, they have a far better chance of growing up to be self-reliant, live healthy, fulfilling lives – and bring hope to others. [Show slideshow] [pink]Background[/pink] Cecily’s Fund was delighted to receive the in-kind grant of five Little Reader kits including software, teacher guides and…

Introducing the Ket Wangi Orphanage and Learning Center (Kenya)

[hide_featured_img][youtube][/youtube] Written by Emily Odera, Founder of Ket Wangi Orphanage and Learning Center (Update 1) BrillKids early child education kit has brought an improvement in our academic standard in English and Math. The children have adopted the curriculum so well that they even recite their lessons while playing. We have introduced it to the Nursery school and Primary 1, 2, 3, and 4. Children like learning with fun. They feel encouraged as they watch other children read at an early age i.e. Felicity and others.…

Rise Above Foundation, Cebu (Philippines)

The Rise Above Foundation is a combined daycare and livelihood center in Cebu [pink]The EEECF is happy to announce that we are working with an NGO in the Philippines to help care for children from underprivileged families.[/pink] Most of the parents of these children come from very poor backgrounds and are unable to find work. For about 1 1⁄2 years now, Rise Above Foundation – Cebu, along with interns from Denmark, are caring for these young children, providing them lessons to prepare them for elementary…

Little Darlings Toddler Programme (Relief Projects), India

Relief Projects India works to rescue unwanted babies, mostly girls, in West Madurai District, Tamil Nadu. In addition we are providing early education opportunities to physically challenged children at the baby rescue Home who are unwanted for adoption because of their disabilities. We have extended this early-education program to three village government crèches, as these crèches had no program or resources for the children in their care, and we have plans to add more crèches in the future. In the course of our work, we…

Called, Commissioned & Empowered Ministries (Zambia)

Changing the lives of children through education How extremely grateful we here at CCEM-Int are to have received your email offering your ongoing support of our ministry vision.  I can assure you that the Operation Education arm of CCEM will definitely be an ongoing project as long as there are children who need to learn. In one particular rural village I personally visited there was a class of perhaps 15-20 children of varying ages.  Some as young as two and others as old as fifteen.  The…