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About Mulemi Community School

This is a grass-roots project on the banks of the Zambezi River, in rural Zambia. Its overall aim is to raise funds for the construction and operation of a primary school, for villages situated far from the nearest government school. Since the beginning of the project in 2007, we have managed to build two classrooms, with a storeroom, a teachers' office, and four toilets nearby. We have also sponsored four local teachers through teacher-training college in Livingstone. The aim now is to become registered with the Zambian Ministry of Education, at which point the school becomes a sustainable project, independent of donors. To qualify for registration, we must construct a specially designed Early Years classroom, three more classrooms in one building, and three houses for teachers. Additional funds are required for classroom resources, teachers' salaries, a kitchen/dining area, and professional development for the teachers.

Bursting at the Seams!

Bursting at the Seams! It is truly a wonderful thing, that Mulemi Community School is such a huge success that we need to build and equip more classrooms and teachers’ houses this year. The number of children attending is rising, … Continue reading

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We have grown: from 15 to 163 schoolchildren since 2007! The first children who started with us are about to go into Grade 5, and we desperately need to get some walls and a roof on the new classroom block. … Continue reading

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New classrooms on their way!

Dear Friends We’re on our way to building the new classrooms…but we urgently need some financial help, so that we can accommodate Grade 5 students in January 2016. Please help the community by sending funds to complete the new classrooms. The simplest … Continue reading

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2014 Newsletter

Dear Friends, It has been such a long time since I sent out a newsletter that you might have been wondering if we were still in operation! As you’ll discover, we have been making great progress, these past few years…but we’re … Continue reading

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