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Naboisho Camp

Kenya

Lodging

Naboisho Camp

Project #1

Mbitin Primary School is a very poor school, situated in an area that is currently not reaping any direct benefit from the Mara Conservancies. The school serves 170 children between the ages of 4 and 12.

Needs

General School Supplies:
Chalk, Colored Construction Paper, Colored pencils, Craft scissors, Crayons, Erasers, Glue sticks, Handheld pencil sharpeners, Markers, Notebooks, Pencils, Pencil cases/bags, Pens, Rulers, Solar calculators, Watercolor paints, Watercolor paint brushes

Reference Materials:
Dictionaries, Encyclopedias- in English

Flash Cards:
Alphabet Flash Cards, Math flash cards, Word flash cards, in English

Wall Charts:
Human Body educational wall charts, Language Educational Wall Charts, Math Educational Wall Charts, Science Educational Wall Charts, World Maps- in English

Text/Reading Books:
Age Appropriate Story Books, Exercise Books

Computer Hardware/Software:
Flash Drives/Memory Sticks, Printers, Solar-Powered Working Laptops, Working Laptops

Games/Toys:
Bananagrams, Chess Sets, Connect Four, Scrabble, Stuffed Animals/Soft Toys, Puzzles

Music Instruments:
Castanets, Cymbals, Harmonicas/Kazoos, Tambourines, Triangles, Xylophones

Sports/Outdoor Activity:
Frisbees, Inflation Pumps, Jump Ropes, Soccer Balls, Team Uniforms/Kits for Soccer, Tennis Balls

Clothing/Shoes:
New or gently used Children's Clothing, New or gently used Children's Shoes, Warm jumpers and jackets especially

Project #2

We support a local Maasai village where 7 women and 32 children live. Traditionally the Maasai culture are male dominated, women do not earn their own money and do not have a lot of oppertunities to further themselves or do something special for themselves. The children are also poorly dressed, especially in need of shoes and warm cloths.

Needs

General School Supplies:
Colored construction paper, Colored pencils, Craft scissors, Crayons, Notebooks, Pencils, Pencil cases/bags, Pens, Rulers, Watercolor paints, Watercolor paint brushes

Games/Toys:
Stuffed animals/soft toys, Puzzles, Marbles, dolls, yoyo's

Sports/Outdoor Activity:
Frisbees, Inflation pumps, Jump ropes, Soccer balls, Tennis balls

Clothing:
Bras, New or gently used children's clothing, New or gently used children's shoes, Underwear, Underwear for small women, Shoes , Dresses , Warm jerseys and Jackets

Linens:
Bath towels, Bed linens, Light blankets, Linen sets, Mosquito nets, Pillows

Health:
Bars of soap, Combs, Deodorant, Hair brushes, Hair pins and elastic hair bands, Hand cream, Sanitary napkins, Shampoos, Toothbrushes, Toothpaste, Vaseline

Art Supplies:
Beads for bead work, Buttons, Earring hooks and gage wire, Fabric scissors, Glass beads for bead work, Needles, Sewing scissors, Thread, Wire cutters

All the needs are current as of April 16, 2014
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 bring for them.