The children are improving in their academic work. Fanta, Daniel, Susan, Mariatu, and Felicia are doing well in their class in the primary category.
How many times growing up did you hear your parents say, "Eat your food, it will make you grow up big and strong" or "You are not leaving the table until you finish all of your food
Since we launched this project a year ago, we have had lengthy discussions with regard to moving to a new home. We worked with a local realtor and visited at least 3 properties.
The kids at the Dream Home were delighted to receive a new set of furniture and beds. The items were received in December 2016. This was made possible through the generous support of:
Freetown, where the Dream Home is located, receives a lot of rainfall - with high humidity. The discolored and faded outside walls of the Dream Home were in need of a fresh coat of paint.
At the end of July, Sylvester made a 2 week project visit to Sierra Leone. The Dream Home was one of the top reasons for his trip. He reports on his trip as follows:
September marked the start of a new school year for the Dream Home children and thanks to your ongoing support, the children had new uniforms and school supplies.