‘Education in LIbore’ Archive

Soccer uniforms arrive in Niger donated by the Burlington Youth Soccer Club!

The children were so excited to wear their new soccer uniforms, donated by the Burlington Youth Soccer Club.  Looking great in their jerseys, shorts and socks!  Sadly we didn’t have any running shoes to send, but they are so adept at playing in their sandals and bare feet.  Where there is a will……

P4K, with generous sponsorship from Superior Medical, provides training for the midwives in Libore

All this week, July 8th -13th, 2012, the midwives in Libore have been receiving training from a professional health organization in Niger, sponsored by Pencils for Kids through the generosity of Superior Medical.. It has been going very well and the women are not only getting a great education, but are being taught how to […]

Hassiatou Karimou, a P4K scholarship recipient, is the first girl to graduate from a Libore Secondary School!

Hassiatou Karimou, is the first girl to graduate from the Amadou Madougou Secondary School in Libore! She has been a recipient of the P4K Scholarship sponsored by the Burlington Rotary Club. We are very proud of her achievement and this very special milestone. This year 72 girls were awarded scholarships by Pencils for Kids and […]