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Sekondi School for the Deaf

The Esther Dankwah Foundation in The Netherlands has made a request to support the Sekondi School for the Deaf near Takoradi. During one of her recent visits to Ghana, Esther became aware that the boarded children do not have sufficient facilities in their housing situation. She started a campaign in the Netherlands to raise funds […]

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Royal Academy in Okorase

The Royal Academy School in Okorase near Koforidua applied for assistance in constructing three new classrooms on their premises. A total of 370 children currently populate the seven year old school. The construction which took approximately 40,000,00 GHC, has been completed in October 2021. It was also the last construction project for the Help Ghana […]

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Orthopaedic assistance through OTC in Nsawam

After the previous activities in collaboration with Lakeside Disabled “Rights Advocacy in Dambai (VR, see completed projects) and the Orthopedic Training Center in Nsawam (see completed projects), funds have been made available to support individual young people through an operation. These are performed by Dutch surgeons who regularly visit Ghana. In 2019, our contact person […]

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Medical Equipment for Obuasi’s S.D.A. Hospital

Thanks to the proceeds of the flea market at Mill Hill College in Goirle in 2019, sufficient funds became available to support the S.D.A. hospital of Dr. Kodwo Sarfo Agyeman in Obuasi. Dr. Sarfo was trained in the Netherlands (in Nijmegen) and after his studies he chose to return home to support the people in […]

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COVID-19 Public Health Education in Rural Ghana

Through the foundation of our contact person Emmanuel Nkrumah in the region around Koforidua, the initiative arose to assist the surrounding rural communities in the preventive measures related to the virus. In Ghana, too, rules regarding distance and personal protection applied, and the schools were closed. At the request of the Compassion for Humanity Foundation, […]

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New Classrooms in Old Asuoyaa

Construction on the Presbyterian School started in January 2019 and has now been completed due to the enormous efforts of the local population. An exemplary project due to the drive to provide continuity in education for the youngest children from four to six years old, who previously stayed away due to leaks and the danger […]

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New classrooms and isolation room at the Compassionate Kids School

In Adawso in Eastern Ghana live more than 4,000 people, mostly small farmers. In this area children aged 2 to 16, who previously sat at home or roamed the streets, are given the opportunity to attend the Compassionate Kids school. In this school they acquire knowledge, are stimulated in creativity, and learn social skills. They […]

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Renovation and extension of the Good Life International School in Suhum

On the road from Nkawkaw to Accra lies the Suhum-West township containing a small community called Asantewaa Old Spot (Akorase), mainly inhabited by smallholder farmers. There is little infrastructure and there are many poor people, some of whom cannot even pay school fees (GHC 25 per year, for which they also receive lunch in the […]

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New building for the Provident God school Yefri Tankor

During our visit to the Provident God School in Yefri Tankor, we see the construction of a new building¬† for the 160 at the school, financially supported by Help Ghana. Rose Murphy Konadu, the headmistress welcomes us. She proudly explains how the community has contributed well with water, bags of cement and accommodation for the […]

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Orthopedic aids for the disabled in the Dambai area

In the Krachi East District of the Volta Region, an association for the disabled was established in 2010, initially for individual members, but later more and more self-help groups and organizations for the disabled joined. The Lakeside Cross now works with 18 organisations for the physically handicapped and the blind. The aim is to train […]

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