Sierra Leone

Replenishing Libraries (Dick Simpson) - Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone is a vibrant country that has overcome 11 years of civil war and an Ebola epidemic. Improving access to books and encouraging students to continue their education is key to the future prosperity of our beloved SALONE.

Children's Village Library (Sierra Leone Foundation for New Democracy) - Sierra Leone

The first of a planned series of on-going project to construct farming-based preschools in rural Sierra Leone with sustainability at the center of construction, curriculum and farming has began in Mondema Village in Gorama Mende Chiefdom, in Kenema District. The most important and interrelated circumstances that influenced the project scope, is the fact that many of the children receive little or no formal education in village communities like Mondema.  Public schools are few and; they cost…