Grant 4: Adi-Sakassou
Recipient community: Association des jeunes de Adi-Sakassou
Village: Adi-Sakassou, Côte d'Ivoire
Number of community members reached: approximately 120 children
Description: The community first applied for funds to equip the village school (pictured below) with benches and desks. However, upon learning that the price of wood had gone up, they instead preferred school books and utensils for the school children in Adi-Sakassou and a neighbouring village. This was approved, and the association bought school books, calculators, notebooks, pens and pencils, chalk and other utensils for the children.
Amount applied for: 592,000 CFA (~$1000)
Amount received (net of fees): 592,000 CFA (~$1000)
Date of transfer: August 7, 2019
Progress: Items purchased and in use. (Updated September 3, 2019).
Outcomes: TBD (Updated August 29, 2019).
The children receiving the books and utensils purchased with the grant money.
The village school.