At their Bible Study Fellowship

Margaret Edmonds told of her project in Nicaragua - to teach 12 children who worked on the rubbish tip to find things to sell in order to help support their families and thus were unable to go to school. Slides were shown of them, their homes (shacks with

Margaret Edmonds told of her project in Nicaragua - to teach 12 children who worked on the rubbish tip to find things to sell in order to help support their families and thus were unable to go to school. Slides were shown of them, their homes (shacks with earth floors) and surroundings. They heard how in just three months Margaret found them, taught them and actually managed to get them all into school. This ranged from getting their mothers to obtain birth certificates for them, helping them to find alternative ways for their families, including sponsorship, getting school uniform and getting schools to accept them


You may also want to watch:


Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter