Projects - 2017

Our next project dates are 22nd February - 8th March
We have a team of 10 men & women signed up
If you are interested in going/helping, need more information, then please contact
David Bennie isdaddyrasta@gmail.com

We are going to:-
Marie’s Nursery School 
Sinchu Balia Nursery (Jenny & Linda's)
 
Our building project for February will be at the above schools.
We are building a Store Room and Cooking Area at Sinchu.
Also we are going to carry out much needed maintenance -  re-concreting
the verandah, tiling Fatou's office floor, painting and refurbishment of classrooms.
+
Teacher Training Workshops
IT training for laptops + projection equipment

What can you do? maybe you would like to donate any of the following items for us to send out to Gambia. Pencils, exercise books, Toothbrushes and toothpaste, aspirin, nurofen, plasters, bandages, baby and children's clothing, football /rugby /sports shirts, football boots. We are also recycling old clothing too.
Perhaps you could hold a coffee morning for us?
Or maybe you might like to become a sponsor?
Currently we are seeking sponsorship for
Teacher Training - £100 per year for 3 years
Teacher salaries - £10 per month (commit for 1 year at a time)
New locally made desks @ £30 per desk
Container sponsorship - £100 per sq. cubic metre
          (transporting donated goods to Gambia)

Thanks again for your continuing support.
David Bennie

Information Evening

November 2017
watch this space for further info on forthcoming projects
Gambian Projects Overseas (GPO)

A Charity set up for:
The Advancement of Education in The Gambia, West Africa.

November 2016

Gambia Facebook Page

Project November 2016

Our next trip is November 17th
Our party includes 4 travellers from Norway!!
A father & son + A mother & daughter
Our numbers so far, total 7.
We will be making preparations for the Project work in February 2017 and catching up with various schools and other projects.
David Bennie

Project Team

Wellingara Nursery School

St Mary's Church
Leigh, Kent
Vicar: Rev'd Lionel Kevis
01732 833022


Coffee Stop
Meet up with friends and make new ones over coffee. 10.00 - 11.30 am every Wednesday in the Genner Room, St Marys Church, Leigh.
Tea and cake also available.