Breaking New Ground

By 22nd October 2018news

As 2018 whizzes by, our thoughts turn to the start of the Kenyan school year in January 2019. Our goal is to raise the registration to 80 pupils at Shalom Academy—that means building more classrooms, more desks and sourcing more educational supplies.

That’s why Alan recently made a flying visit to Irovo to oversee the building of 3 more temporary classrooms plus a staff room and kitchen.

Shovels out!

It was 17 days of frantic measuring, building, bricklaying, plastering, hammering, sawing and pouring concrete — in the middle of the rainy season.

Good job he brought his wellies.

 

Alan Whelan

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