Accommodation

    The Royal Livingstone by Anantara

    Project

    The Royal Livingstone by Anantara has a bond with the Linda Community School and its pupils. The hotel supports the children’s academic, cultural & environmental education. The Linda Community is a disadvantaged area in Livingstone & the community school provides education to 470 of its most vulnerable & orphaned children.

    Needs

    General School Supplies:
    Book Bags, Chalk, College-Ruled Paper, Crayons, Dry-Erase Markers, Markers, Pencils, Pens, Solar Calculators, Solar Lantern Lights, and Wide-Ruled Paper

    Flash Cards:
    (English) Alphabet and Math

    Laminated Wall Charts:
    (English) Language and World Maps

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

    Hesperian Health Guides:
    (English) Community Guide to Environmental Health, HIV Health and Your Community

    Art Supplies:
    Acrylic Brushes and Paints, Beads for Bead Work, Buttons, Craft Glue, Craft Scissors, and Watercolor Brushes and Paints

    Computer Hardware/Software:
    Educational Software and Solar-Powered Working Laptops

    Educational Games/Toys:
    Puzzles, Scrabble, and Stuffed Animals/Soft Toys

    Sports/Outdoor Activity:
    Soccer Balls

    Clothing/Shoes:
    New or Gently Used Children’s Clothing and Shoes

    First Aid/Health:
    Antibiotic Ointment and Band-Aids

    Office Supplies:
    Markers, Pencils, Pens, Printer Paper, Rulers, Scissors, Solar Calculators, and Staplers

    Kitchen:
    Bowls, Pans, Plastic Serving Bowls, Plastic Serving Cups, Plastic Serving Plates, and Pots

    Health/Personal Grooming:
    Bars of Soap, Multivitamin Tablets, Shampoos, Toothbrushes, Toothpaste, and Washing Powder

    Initiatives Supported

    All the needs are current as of November 25, 2020

    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.