April 17-24 2017 UNIVERSITY OF NOTRE DAME OPPORTUNITY!

From April 17-24 2017, we’re partnering with the University of Notre Dame and World Hunger Coalition to raise money for our school’s feeding program. If you donate $10 to us, you get 5 votes. Each vote for us increases our share of $1 million that we will receive from the University of Notre Dame. The more votes you give, the larger our share becomes. Your $10 donation is worth up to $70 if you donate from April 17-24!

If you are willing to donate, please follow these instructions:

  1. Go to this link: https://notredameday.nd.edu/campaigns/world-hunger-coalition-1

  2. Click ‘GIVE & VOTE’ and donate to World Hunger Coalition

  3. VOTE for World Hunger Coalition. This step is really important!

All donations will go directly to Education Bridge.

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Our Mission & Vision

Education Bridge is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that builds and operates schools in South Sudan. 

Our vision is twofold:

  1. Provide education to youth in South Sudan
  2. Promote peace-building and conflict resolution skills among our students

 

Timeline

·         Summer 2016 – bought land and started construction of first school. Interviewed and hired 10 locally based teachers.

·         December 2016 – Finished school construction. Officially registered as a US-based 501(c)(3).

·         February 6th 2017 – School opened! We now serve 240 students.

·         April 2017 – transported 10 donated laptops and 80 sanitary pad kits to school.

·         CURRENT PROJECT: Installing solar panels so that our school can have electricity.


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