In July we were able to send new uniforms to the newly enrolled children. Children who have been at Maggie’s School for several years were also given new uniforms as their uniforms were worn out. A child in a uniform is protected from tribal warfare as they are being educated. It’s very important that all of Maggie’s School children have uniforms. We also sent several soccer balls and the children enjoyed playing with them. Furman University donated the soccer balls and we th
Katie Warren was a board member since the beginning of Maggie’s School. She had been to Maggie’s School and Kenya with Wink McLeod on several occasions. Katie was a teacher in Pickens County for 27 years and marveled at what was being done at Maggie’s School in the middle of the desert. She was the sister of Wink McLeod. The children of Maggie’s School will miss her smiling face. Thank you Katie for all your hard work and the love you gave to Maggie’s School. She will be miss
In July a medical team was sent to the school to treat the children. The visit was a huge success. All of the children received deworming medication. Every child was examined and all cuts and scrapes were treated. The overall health of each child was evaluated. This is such a miracle to have the children cared for in the middle of desert.