The Abena Dokua Educational Foundation (ADEF) has supported the Kyebi LA Experimental School with educational materials worth GHC10,000.
The ADEF, a non-profit entity based in Virginia, United States also donated an amount of GHC10,000 towards the procurement of classroom desks and office furniture for students and teachers at its 7th annual donation event held on Friday, January 10.
A total of 250 Junior High School students received at least an exercise book, and a mathematical set each. Over 600 primary pupils also received an exercise book each customized with the ADEF’s logo.
Speaking at the event, President of ADEF, Mr. Kwaku Boateng disclosed that the Kyebi LA Experimental School was chosen because of the part it played in the life of the ADEF founders who are the children of the late Maame Abena Dokua of blessed memory and admonished the students to pay attention to their studies.
“With education, you stand tall, confident, and you gain the ability to do anything you want in this world,” he said.
He emphasized how education is the pillar of the society which is one single thing that cannot be taken away and further encouraged the gathering to find ways to give back to society.
Mr. Boateng, reiterated ADEF’s commitment to partner the school in their quest to see that all the students attain quality education. There was a choreography dance by the school’s victory dancers that entertained the crowd. Refreshment was also provided amidst dancing by the students.
For his part, Mr. Agbey, headteacher of the JHS division of the school expressed his appreciation to ADEF. He averred that the items will be put to good use by the students and teachers alike.
Source: Selorm Helen