Pencils for Kids School

The first Pencils for Kids school was built in the summer of 2007, with funding from the local Canadian Consulate. This is the first ever school in Oulmantama village and over 100 children have been attending since it opened.

If you want to fund the building of a school, please click here.

To view photos of the first Pencils for Kids school, click here.


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Inspirational Story

Mohamed was one of my students in the Book Club. Twice a week, after their regular school day, 16 students from CM2 (10 or 11 year olds) would gather round me on the floor of their classroom and listen as I read aloud the stories that I brought from Canada.