- Naming: The name Twelve Trees Children Center (12TCC) is inspired by the 12 mango trees on the plot of the children center.
Progress and current status
- Aquisition of a 1000 m² plot n the ditrict of Kaputula (see map KPC 16).
- As described under inauguration of playground of 12TCC, the playground for this children center was inaugurated at the end of August.
- Lazarous and his team visit the children center regularly, distribute food and drinks and teach, sing and play with the kids. Issues such as waste disposal or hygiene are also adressed, which can make a decisive contribution to an improvement of the linving conditions in Kabwe and can counteract the spread of cholera, diarrhea or dysentery.
Next steps and future objectives
- Extending playground by slide, carousel, etc.
- Construction of basketball court
- Sanitary facilities (toilets, washbasin, etc.)
- Kitchen area
- Well with clean drinking water
- Class room
- Staff recruitment and full-day child care in the 12TCC including lunch