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Help Renovate & Upgrade Vakpo Primary & Childcare Center

$20,000.00 target Join 75 Donors

Join this Mayekoo campaign to help transform education and build a brighter future for the children of Vakpo, in the Volta Region of Ghana. The Vakpo E.P. Primary & Childcare Center faces critical challenges that hinder its mission to provide quality education and a safe learning environment for the children of Vakpo. With aging and dilapidated facilities, students often find themselves learning under trees, exposed to the harsh weather elements. Help us transform these spaces into secure, inspiring environments where children are sheltered from the harsh elements and motivated to achieve their fullest potential.

Rural education systems across Ghana, like that of Vakpo, grapple with a myriad of challenges stemming from underfunding and neglect. The lack of social safety nets and essential resources in Vakpo exacerbates the cycle of poverty. The current state of their classrooms—with roofs that leak, walls that crumble, and windows and doors missing—compromises the very essence of learning and safety. Such conditions are unacceptable, leaving children and teachers vulnerable and hindering the educational process.

Why It Matters

Transforming the Vakpo E.P. Primary & Childcare Center is about more than just upgrading a building; it's about breaking the cycle of poverty through education. Providing children with a safe and inspiring place to learn is the first step toward empowering them with the knowledge and skills they need to build a better future for themselves and their community. This project not only impacts the students directly but also serves as a catalyst for change, encouraging teachers to deliver improved educational experiences. Fostering a conducive learning environment equipped with modern information systems and amenities, enabling students to learn at a competitive rate are all long term goals to reduce poverty through education.

How You Can Help

Donate: Every contribution brings us closer to our goal of transforming the Vakpo E.P. Primary & Childcare Center into a place of learning and safety.

Spread the Word: Help us raise awareness by sharing this campaign. The more people who know, the greater our impact can be.

Volunteer: We welcome volunteers to help with the construction and renovation efforts, bringing this vision to life.


The Mayekoo Solution

Raise 250,000 GHS ($20,000 USD) to renovate and expand the facilities at Vakpo E.P. Primary & Childcare Center

  • Install a robust new roof structure capable of supporting durable roofing materials
  • Fit and install new windows and doors to safeguard against the elements
  • Upgrade desks, tables and chairs and ensue that classrooms are mold-free
  • Install a new playground to support the physical, creative, and mental well-being of the students

Transparency and Accountability

Mayekoo is committed to transparency and accountability. We will provide regular updates on our progress, ensuring that donors know exactly how their contributions are making a difference in the lives of the children of Vakpo.