Overview of the Event
In a remarkable event held at Funguni Primary School in Pangani, Tanga, the HERI Foundation it has demonstrated its commitment to advancing education by handing over two renovated classrooms and 40 desks. The occasion was graced by government leaders, including Pangani District Commissioner, Hon. Zainab Abdallah. The event marked a significant milestone in the pursuit of creating a conducive learning environment for the students of Pangani.
Conditions of Classrooms and Desks Before and after repair
Before the intervention by the HERI Foundation, Funguni Primary School faced numerous challenges with its infrastructure. Dilapidated classrooms, walls, blackboards and desks were just a few of the pressing issues.
Recognizing the dire circumstances, the HERI Foundation stepped in to refurbish two classrooms and provide a total of 40 desks, including 20 new ones. These classrooms and desks were in a state of disrepair, rendering them unusable.
The highlight of the Day of the Event
The day of the event was filled with profound appreciation and enthusiasm for the positive change brought about by the HERI Foundation. Hon. Zainab Abdallah, the Head of Pangani District, expressed her heartfelt gratitude to the HERI Foundation for their unwavering dedication to educational development in the region. Stressing the significance of education and the importance of well-maintained infrastructure, she commended the HERI Foundation for its commitment to uplifting disadvantaged communities.
Susan Ngole, the Executive Director of the HERI Foundation, shared her joy at being able to contribute to the growth of Funguni Primary School. She highlighted the organization’s core mission of improving the educational environment for effective teaching and learning. Susan expressed her satisfaction with the successful renovation of the classrooms and desks, ensuring that students could now resume their studies without hindrance.
Principal Flora Mayaka of Funguni Primary School expressed her delight at the new classrooms and desks, emphasizing their transformative impact on the student’s learning environment. She acknowledged that the improved facilities would not only provide a conducive space for education but also inspire the students to dream big and achieve their full potential.