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Uganda

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Uganda

2015, Served in Central Region and Kamwenge District, Western Uganda Uganda Host Agency Star Fish, King Solomon Middle School and Rwamwanja Refugee Camp

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Sierra Leone

»Posted by on Apr 20, 2011 in Africa, Country Information, Sierra Leone | 0 comments

Sierra Leone

2009, 2010 Team 1 & 2 -Served in Free Town Sierra Leone Partner Host Agency: Word Made Flesh Service Projects: Restoring and painting a Church/community center 18 students were sponsored for education and nutrition scholarships.

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Senegal

»Posted by on Mar 9, 2011 in Africa, Country Information, Senegal | 0 comments

Senegal

2011 Served in Pikane Senegal Partner Host- Africulturban Worked with Street Schools / teens and middle school students Service Project: Purchased and assisted in installing two water purification systems one at a community center and one at a local school. 9 students school fees were met as well as seed money was donated for a start up program at Mame Yelli Badine Junior High   History Archaeological findings throughout the area indicate that Senegal was inhabited in prehistoric times. Eastern Senegal was once part of the Empire of Ghana. It was founded by the Tukulor in the middle valley of the Senegal River. Islam, the dominant religion in Senegal, first came to the region in the 11th century. In the 13th and 14th centuries, the area came under the...

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