Donations from NGO remove burden of buying school items — Parents


By Elizabeth Uwandu

Emotions ran high asindigent parents of pupils of Banjo Nursery and Primary School, Ottumara, Ilaje, Lagos, watched as Sparkle Foundation doled out items to their children.

*Sparkle Foundation giving gift items to pupils of Banjo Nur. & Pry School, Ottumara, Ilaje, Lagos.

Sparkle Foundation, a non-governmental organisation, NGO, as part of efforts to mark the 2019 World Children’s Day, through her Smiley Faces outreach, visited the school and gave each of the 350 pupils the following gift items: a school bag, exercise books, food pack, sandals, noodles, football, among other treats.

Parents who spoke to WO at the event sponsored by different organisations said that they will no longer worry about buying school materials for their wards, as the NGO had provided all they needed.

For Mrs Loveth Akpan, a parent of two of the pupils, her children will now go to school like real pupils.

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Source: Vanguard Newspaper