General information for Monday, December 20, 2021
There is a claim that a benevolent gesture can achieve a wound that can only be healed through compassion. When Travel Club GH took the initiative to contact Anlo Special School for a cash presentation on their recent adventure trip to the Volta region, they really demonstrated this statement.
Over the past seven years, the group, made up of young professionals from diverse backgrounds, have organized fun but adventurous national and international trips for its members to build a strong bond and network while bringing about positive social change.
Club president Maya Adams-Attah, while making a donation on behalf of the group, said the presentation was just the start of a series of supports Travel Club GH intends to bring to the school. special of Anlo.
“This is just the start of what we want to do for you.” We have undertaken many projects since we created this group, but I can assure you that we intend to embrace your school and make it a central part of our social projects. âShe said.
Upon receiving the donation, Emma Elinam Sallah, owner of the Anlo Special School, expressed her gratitude for the contribution and hoped that many other organizations would follow suit.
“To be honest, we weren’t expecting this, so it was a pleasant surprise.” However, we appreciate your thoughtfulness and hope that many more will follow in your footsteps. âShe remarked.
The Anlo Special School is a day center for children living with intellectual disabilities in and around the Keta-Anloga enclave. The Center which aims to teach these children appropriate and safe literacy, numeracy and life skills to enable them to become self-reliant and contribute to society started in 2018 as part of the implementation branch of Butterfly Ghana Foundation, an NGO registered since 2017.
The school currently has 7 children and 3 staff, but hopes to expand its capacity to accommodate many more children with special needs in the community in the near future.