Reading made easy

Help Ghana received a request from the Frako Initiative organization to support the purchase of phonic books for 16 primary schools in and around Accra. Phonic books are often used in the British education system to enhance the reading skills of children at Kindergarten level.With our donation of GHC 10,000 the organization is able to […]

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Our first microcredit project

It is difficult for many hairdressers and beauticians in the Eastern Region to generate sufficient income. They are therefore often looking for opportunities to earn some extra money. For that reason, the Compassion4Humanity foundation in Adawso has set up a training course where up to 20 women will learn to make liquid soap. They will […]

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Education, even when it rains

The Otareso Junior High School in the Eastern Region of Ghana hasasked for our help for the construction of a roof on the two classrooms.At the moment it is only possible for students to take classes when theweather permits.With our contribution of GHC 23,250, Mrs. Obuo Anoff Ahwireng, theprincipal of this school, is able to […]

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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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Reisverslag van Lenneke Tielemans

Voor het eerst in Ghana Het zweet druppelt langs mijn gezicht, ik kijk uit het raam, de auto schudt heen en weer door de kuilen in de weg. Buiten zie ik mensen, veel vrouwen met schalen op hun hoofd vol bananen, water, nootjes en nog veel meer. Zelfs meisjes, kinderen nog, met al die kilo’s […]

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Leven in Ghana

In maart 2016 bezocht ik Ghana voor de zesde keer. “Abena, You are half a Ghanaian ” werd meerdere keren tegen mij gezegd. En zo voelt het ook een beetje. Met Abena refereert men in Ghana aan vrouwen die op dinsdag zijn geboren, althans in het zuiden en midden van Ghana. Voordat je Ghana bezoekt […]

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