Namibia: Orphans and Vulnerable Kids Get School Uniforms
January 12, 2016 - School Uniform
Sixty orphans and exposed children, who are learners during Shimpanda Primary School 20 km south of Rundu and during Karangana Primary School 40 km west of Rundu, perceived full propagandize uniforms, including boots and hosiery final week.
The donation, that was handed over to a kids on Thursday, came from a distinction subsequent from a initial colour celebration eventuality that took place in Rundu in Dec final year. The propagandize uniforms were valued during N$13 000.
“We know that a propagandize uniform is a simple need for learners and a ones we gave them to are orphans and exposed children who struggle… so we suspicion of shopping it for them. We could usually conduct to means few, though we devise on doing it on a yearly basis.
“They contend gift starts during home, so we don’t have to wait for other people to come and do it for us,” pronounced one of a organisers, Gerharda Sihova, who is also a propagandize teacher.
“Organising a eventuality was a headache, though we managed to lift it off and it was good attended. We had tighten to 1000 people, who showed adult and for a first-time eventuality that was a success,” Shihova said.
She serve told New Era that a suspicion of organising a colour celebration eventuality was initial mentioned by her friend, Juzette Muxinga, who is also one of a organisers. “So we organized ourselves with Virino Sasikela and got Jerry Kauyu and Hafeni Namwira to support us in compelling a event.
“After sitting down with Juzette’s suspicion we thought, ‘Yes since don’t we organize a initial colour celebration for Rundu given it has usually been hosted during other places, and we suspicion of creation it a gift event,” she said.
“We didn’t wish to present to a specific gift organisation, since many determined gift organisations out there already get approach too most courtesy from opposite sponsors. That’s since we felt that there are those orphans and exposed children out there who humour in overpower and they have got nowhere to spin to. Those are a ones we felt should advantage from this account lifting event,” she said.
The eventuality was sponsored by internal companies from Rundu, namely Armstrong Construction, Omashare River Lodge, New World Pub, Otja Trading, Atlantic Oceano Super Market and Andysol.