Accommodation

Aberdare Country Club

Project

Ikumari School is a primary school serving 70 children from ages 6 through 12 years old.

Needs

School Supplies:
Chalk, Colored Pencils, Compasses, Crayons, Glue Sticks, and Watercolor Paints

Reference Materials:
(English) Encyclopedias

Flash Cards:
(English) Alphabet

Wall Charts:
(English) Math and World Maps

Text/Reading Books:
(English) Age Appropriate Story Books, Biology Textbooks, and Health Textbooks

Sports/Outdoor Activity:
Inflation Pumps, Netball/Basketballs, Soccer Balls, and Team Uniforms/Kits for Soccer

Clothing:
New or Gently Used Children’s Shoes

First Aid/Health:
Antibiotic Ointment

Initiatives Supported

All the needs are current as of September 24, 2016

Listed on this page are the specific needs requested by the community project(s) so you can choose exactly what to pack for a purpose and express your gratitude to the local community with the supplies you take them.

Candy and balloons are not on the needs list as they are harmful for the children and the environment for the following reasons:
• Few of the children benefiting from these projects have access to toothpaste, toothbrushes, or a dentist. The candy promotes cavities.
• The balloons once they become deflated are a choking hazard for local wildlife.

Instead of taking candy or balloons, use that space for additional requested supplies, as they are priceless.