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[14 Jun 2013 | Comments Off on Mt. View School Pen Drive | ]
Mt. View School Pen Drive

Between June 10th and June 14th students at Mountain View Middle School in Mendham, NJ raised 667 pens for Pens To People! We would like to thank students Elise Sprouls and Natalie Gurnik as well as teachers Mrs. Porter and Mrs. Dean for organizing the pen-raiser. These pens will make such an important difference in the education of the most needy children in Sub-Saharan Africa. Stay posted for the annual summer donation!

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[2 Jun 2013 | Comments Off on Mnyakongo School Project | ]
Mnyakongo School Project

The Mnyakongo School Project is an initiative founded by a small group of former pupils who studied at the Mnyakongo Primary School during the late 1940s and 1950s, now scattered all over the globe and all leading very different lives, who travelled back to the site of their old school in Tanzania in 2008 for the 60th Anniversary of its opening in 1948. The poor living conditions and rudimentary educational facilities of their former home called them to take action, and with their help the school now has 821 students …

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[2 Jun 2013 | Comments Off on Summer Donation 2012 | ]
Summer Donation 2012

Another year of collecting pens has drawn to a close and we at Pens To People couldn’t be more excited about the results! This year we managed to collect 1,227 pens and have chosen to donate them to the Mnyakongo School Project in the central region of Tanzania in the village of Kongwa. The school was opened as a state school by the Tanzanian Government in 1961 and today has 821 students and 35 teachers. For more info on the project, check out their website here. The school’s administrators are …

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