Small Projects Funded
Where does all the grant money go?
2016: Blama Primary School complete construction of Blama Pre-School Bo District 3000 Paul School for the Blind Daphne Sawyer Dunn Memorial Scholarships Bo 500 Kono District Global Organization construct latrines, hand-washing stations serving 600 students Kono 3000 Palm to Palm support local industry making palm oil, soap, and gari Koidu, Kono District 1400 Rural Health Care Initiative well and latrines for newly-constructed birth waiting home Tikonko, Bo District 3000 Masamapinde Primary School construct 2 classrooms and office Tonko-Limba, Kambia District 1275 Fatmata Maternity Centre malaria prevention and treatment Pujehun 2000 Madina School Solar Electric Project lighting classrooms, library for classes, study, meeting Kambia District 2650 2015: Polio Persons Development Association Feeding, sanitation supplies for disabled camp Makeni 3000 Jersey African Support Services School supplies for Ebola-orphaned girls Tonkolili 2000 Nar Sarah Health Clinic sidewalk construction for sanitation Kabala 1050 Gborie Educational Centre After school classes to prepare for national exams Bo 3000 Women in Action Ebola education Freetown 1940 Kono District Global Organization Feeding vulnerable groups Kono 3000 KITE/ Sierra Leone Feeding handicapped groups, sanitation supplies Western area of Freetown 3000 Conscience International Ebola education,hand-washing supplies, food Western area of Freetown 800 FARE Ebola protection kits, food for effected families Kamakwie, Pujehun, Makeni 1500 Nar Sarah Health Clinic Ebola education, hand-washing supplies, health services Kabala 1500 Family Enrichment Services Health clinic improvements in Baiima Bo District 3000 Paul School for the Blind Daphne Sawyer Dunn Memorial Scholarships Bo 250 2014: STOMP project Peace Corps secondary project on health education Various locations 1648 Limbs 4 U Supplying refurbished prosthetics and medical assistance Freetown 3000 Bureh Beach Surf Club Tourist trade and community development Freetown area 3000 Maryland Sustainability Engineers Potable water for Cabala school Freetown area 3000 Alternative Approach to Community Development Poultry project Kailahun 1500 Education for Hope Primary school construction Port Loko 1500 We Yone Child Foundation Training Ebola instructors for community education Freetown area 1521 2013: Sentinel English Writing Program creative writing program Freetown and Kabala 3000 Green Africa women's vegetable growing and marketing program Bumpe 2000 Holy Rosary Secondary School completion of administrative offices Pujehun 1887 One Village Partners Reflect program for women's education and empowerment Kailahun 1500 Southern Eye Institute purchase of an eye-scanning device Serabu clinic 3000 Daphne Sawyer-Dunn Memorial ongoing scholarships Paul school for the Blind, Bo 250 2012: Ebert Kakua School for the Deaf Water system at school Bo 2373 Daphne Sawyer-Dunn Scholarship ongoing scholarships Paul school for the Blind, Bo 250 Peace Corps Project Sherry Browne PCV - Build latrines Kolenten Secondary School, Kambia 1863 Batonga Foundation, Children Affected by War (CAW) Educate young women 14 to 24 in a 2 year vocational program. 25 girls and women selected from street children, refugees, single mothers, disabled, former sex workers. Taught tailoring, hairdressing, business principles. Also get non-formal education, medi Freetown 3000 Magic Penny Paving around primary school Bobpehtake, Moyamba District 1250 Maryland Sustanability Engineering Solar power for Colaba Town Primary School Western Freetown 1000 MedShare Medical shipment Moyamba Hospital 3000 2011: Daphne Sawyer-Dunn Memorial ongoing scholarships Paul school for the Blind, Bo 250 Magbenyani Women's Agricultural Project Valunia Chiefdom 2000 Kono Foundation Agricultural Project Kamara Chiefdom 2000 HIV/AIDS Awareness Cup shipping football equipment 1000 author Aminatta Forna's school in Sierra Leone reading and book signing for the Peace Corps 50th Anniversary celebration 200 2010: Daru Arts Project teaching students traditional arts and crafts 1000 Polio Challenge treating elephantiasis patients Bombali District 3000 School for Visually Impaired perimeter wall for school Freetown/Grafton 3000 Peace Corps Partnership 500 Romanke Primary School Tonkolili District 2400 Dodo Agricultural Project piggery 2800 2009: Gborie Technical Institution roof 3000 Women's Agricultural Project Kabala 3000 Wellbodi - Ola During Pediatric Hospital nurses training 3000 2008: School for the Blind Freetown kitchen 2000 Pan-African Development school 3000 Peaceful Schools community centre 3000 Women for Women library Yele 3000 2007: Science and Health Education Makeni 2900 Adult Literacy Bo 3000 HIV/AIDS education Kenema 2900 Garri Production Makeni 2300 Agricultural Bombali 3000 2006: Textbook shipment through the Foundation for West Africa 3000 Africa Surgery Tom Johnson's medical project 2000 Masanga Children's Foundation 1000 Prosthetics Outreach Foundation 3000 2005: Medshare International shipping medical supplies 5000 Generator for Talking Drum Radio 3000 Cornelia Bailey - Sapelo Island presentation 200 2004: Special projects Freetown 1000 Africa Surgery Tom Johnson's medical project 3500 Fund for African Relief and Education 500
2003: Kono Progressive Women's Association 3840 AfroAmeric Institute of Cosmetology 5000 SamKam Foundation 3000 Media Foundation for Peace and Development 3010 Foundation for Rural Development 3220