New Boys and Girls Town in the Benishangul-Gumuz Region- Ethiopia: Integrated support for disadvantaged, marginalized, destitute, orphaned and vulnerable children launched by “A Chance in Life”.
This three-year project – launched by the Catholic NGO “A Chance in Life” in the Benishangul-Gumuz Regional State of Ethiopia – aims to build a new Boys’ and Girls’ town to support orphaned, vulnerable, disadvantaged and marginalized young boys and girls from the region.
In collaboration with the local Diocese, i.e. the Catholic Eparchy of Bahir Dar Dessie, “A Chance in Life” is building two residences in Dibate for 50 boys and 50 girls as well as an elementary school in the villages of Banush and Dosh to serve 400 children from kindergarten to intermediate school.
Additionally, this project shall provide immediate medical assistance to the children of Banush and Dosh; microfinance and income generation support for girls in the Gigel – Beles Village; higher education and vocational training for boys and girls in Bahir Dar town and supply the funds to support the Congregation of Franciscan Missionary of Christ Sisters who manages a vocational training centre and a residence for young girls in Gumuz.Help us support this project
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