QSV Kids: “Fill the Backpack” School Distribution Fundraising Project.Our Organization has a series of “projects” that are, so to speak, ongoing all the time because there is always a constant need. We monitor all of them in order to supervise their proper functioning and future perspective.
We’ve successfully launched this initial project in 2013 in Diourbel (Touba) Senegal. Soon we QSV teamsters hope to serve other villages and gather up the momentum and put some smiles on our little ones faces. We are as excited as they will be. It’s Time! Senegalese children suffer the most severe deprivation in matters of housing and education; in rural areas and in families where the head of the household has little or no education and health concerns are often worse. Despite progress, poverty remains high, particularly in rural areas and children are more greatly affected by poverty than other segments of the population. Babe Zoey for QSV kids has initiated a project to raise funds for children to assist in everyday needs for education and hygiene.
The future of African communities depends on the educational empowerment of our young people. If our youth are helped with the dilemmas they face, such as harsh poverty and lack of concrete resources, they will be equipped to lead their communities in the future. Since we founded our school supply program pre nonprofit status in 2009, we have provided school uniforms, books, and writing supplies to children in our Senegalese communities to offset the ﬁnancial burden these items have on poor families.
QSV spends approximately 20% of volunteer time committed to fundraising for it’s charitable and educational causes. To improve the overall quality of life for women and children in Senegal, West Africa is a honor but never easy.
QSV focus programs and events are designed with our community clients, not just for them. We worked with real women in villages on what they need and how we can collectively better train them on sustaining themselves after the event is completed.
SPONSOR- Fill the Backpack
School Supply Donations Program
The primary purpose of this ongoing program is to supply underprivileged school children and classrooms in less affluent neighborhoods with the basic materials needed to exist and thrive in education.
The program name emphasizes the idea that contributing school supplies is not simply a matter of easing a disadvantaged family’s needs. Rather, supporting education in this way allows contributors to provide backing for the students development and future.
How It Works
The Fill the Backpack Program accepts donations of pencils, pens, notebooks, paper, backpacks, computers, and other school supplies from office supply stores, grocery stores, and other venues, and then organize a event to distribute the school supplies free of charge to individuals and schools.
The Fill the Backpack Program fosters close relationships with family outreach coordinators and teachers at inner/outer-city schools, that are the primary contacts to families in need. Donation requests can me submitted below.
How Can You Help?
There are three ways to give to QUEEN SHEBA VILLAGE
- Write a check or money order made to QUEEN SHEBA VILLAGE c/o Sheba Du Bose, and mail directly to 3732 D ST SE Suite #201 Washington, DC 20019
- Make a donation, QSV accepts Paypal, Visa, American Express, MasterCard, and Discover. 100% of your donation will go toward
“Fill the Backpack” School Distribution Fundraising Program Project
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