HOW FAR WE HAVE COME…

We Thrive.

Because you CARE.

OUR AIMS

1. Provide educational resources for the adults and children living on Dodi Island.

2. Implement and support health care projects which aim to treat and prevent illness.

3. Encourage development and self-sustainability.

Our Achievements.

FIRST SCHOOL

ALL ACHIEVED

  • To build and maintain a primary school
  • To ensure the school is adopted by the Ghanaian Education Service
  • To train two local teachers and fund their college fees
  • To help improve standards of education and support the teachers
  • To ensure that the school is regularly monitored and assessed

FIRST TOILETS

ALL ACHIEVED

  • To build a school toilet block
  • To add a girls only facility at the school
  • To build 2 new community blocks with 3 toilets each
  • To include hand basins in each block
  • To deliver hygiene and sanitation education to the school and community

CLEAN WATER

ALL ACHIEVED

  • To construct two clean drinking water boreholes
  • To raise awareness of the causes of diseases
  • To use water purifying tablets for water not sourced from the boreholes
  • To reduce the occurrence of water borne diseases
  • To reduce amount of time children collect water
Dodi island with a building showing electric light from solar panels

First Lights

ACHIEVED

  • To install a 3KVA Off Grid Solar System on Dodi
  • To have 4 panels for school and community use
  • To provide IT lessons for pupils
  • To provide a community lit space for meetings and vocational education
Medical screening of children on Dodi island

First Medical treatments

ACHIEVED

  • To reduce infectious diseases through health education
  • Screening for bilharzia/HIV/Malaria
  • To link with Asyuogyaman District Health Department
  • To immunize new born babies
  • To provide prenatal checks by midwives
  • To provide first aid training and supplies
a Dodi classroom with teacher

First Teachers

ACHIEVED

  • To have qualified teachers
  • To be paid,registered and monitored by the GES
  • To form a partnership with the Asuogyaman District Education Office
  • To train two teachers from Dodi

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