BENEFITING: Give A Kid A Backpack Foundation
They were not born with silver spoon. At age 3-6 years, they roamed the streets of Abuja, Federal Capital territory, Nigeria. They fend for themselves, beg for alms and kept vigil at local restaurant and take turn to eat left-overs. Formal education is out of the way, instead, enroll free in rag-tag private Islamic lesson that teaches religious intolerant. The teacher himself relying on the largesse of his so-called pupils. Bitterly resent the rich and the affluence in the society and nurture inherent hatred for the children of the rich out of psychological defeatism. They rebel against the society they naturally belong to and hate to love it. Lead violent attacks at slightest opportunity against the moderates whenever there are chaos, religious or ethnic related skirmishes within the society itself. They became easy tools for manipulation. They are dirty, raw, unkempt and glide with malnutrition. They have nothing at stake, Handy for recruitment into militancy and terrorism... hey are dirty, raw, unkempt and glide with malnutrition. They have nothing at stake, Handy for recruitment into militancy and terrorism which have become major global security challenges. Size able few have innate talents, abilities and native intelligence that could be harnessed but extreme poverty and harsh environment have created a monster out of them resulting to a time bomb that is set to explode. Let save the kids together and save the society, SAY NO TO POVERTY INITIATIVE is committed to giving out scholarships to 5 of the street kid urchins---- primary, college and university education. The scholarship would cover boarding, tuition and upkeep allowances. We have decided to set the target of this campaign at $131,500 USD. Please find below the breakdown: 6years Primary education: for 1 pupil- -1050 per annul $1050 * 6years course = $6300 $6300 * 5pupils $31,500 USD 6years college education for 1 student - $1500 per annul $1500 * 6years course = $9000 $9000 * 5 students $45,000 USD 4years university education for 1 student - $2500 per annum $2500 * 4years course = $10000 $10000 * 5 students $50,000 USD Miscellaneous expenses $ 5,000 USD TOTAL $131,500 USD Do not allow the time bomb to explode by itself, if it does, the consequence is best imagined. Together let nip it in the bud. Help the 3-6years old street urchins still in formative age from self destruction. Let catch them young, They need REHABILITATION, RE-ORIENTATION AND FORMAL EDUCATION. From your support, you save a nation and the entire globe from imminent time bomb.