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66 Gambian(5y), 4 Cameroonian (3y) and 17 Gambian (2y) sponsored children

Thanks to the friends of KameroenWerkt! we are able to sponsor 66 children for 5 years on the Bymyra Bilingual School, 17 children for 2 years via the Bridge-project and 4 Cameroonian children for 3 years .  read more

Working hard on the ‘house’ for the mushrooms

Before the rain season finally arrives, the ‘house’ (the nursery) for the mushrooms must be ready. ¬†Building there is still completely done by hand. A team of about 27 day laborers worked hard the whole day and the evening.  read more

New Project: A mushroom nursery in Foumbot

There is a lot of demand for mushrooms in Foumbot and the surrounding area and there is too little supply. A collective called “Champignons de Foumbot”, led by Richard JOSS de NGAPOUT, has conducted extensive research into setting up a […]  read more

Meeting with all parents from sponsored children of the Bymyra Bilingual School

Despite the limitations resulting from the corona crisis, Bertie Hendriks traveled to The Gambia and had a meeting with all the parents of the children sponsored by KW on Sunday 17 January. During the meeting Ida Ndow head of the […]  read more

The Bridging project

With its latest promotion;¬†‘Cameroon Works collects money to helps children who were taken from school due the corona crisis. Many parents miss their income because the pandemie destroyed the tourist industry in the Gambia. KW helps 17 children to go […]  read more

CameroonWerkt now sponsors 52 children for 5 years of school

The Gambia’s economy is doing badly. Tourism has disappeared and the parents have no money anymore. Children are removed from school because the school fees cannot be paid. CameroonWerkt now sponsors 52 children for 5 years to go to school. […]  read more

Josephin’s Chez Minette together with Pleasant parties provide a wonderful wedding day in Foumbot

Entrepreneurs all over the world are struggling due to the restrictions imposed by the corona virus. In Cameroon, Josephin is doing her utmost to survive and keep Chez Minette and Pleasant Parties going. Fortunately, she was asked to arrange a […]  read more

What does the Bymyra Bilingual School look like after its opening 28 October

A lot has been done in recent months and a lot has happened. Just look at the video and the pictures!        read more

Gambian parents in more financial troubles by corona. Urgent need for help as a sponsor

Sign up as a sponsor for 5 years 190 euro (only school fees) or 380 euro (school fees + extra costs) Send a mail to bertiehendriks@tiscali.nl. We will contact you about the way the sponsoring works   Download sponsor Registration […]  read more

Gambia: Sponsored children will be selected this week.

In the coming weeks Ida will be busy determining which children will be sponsored. The criteria are: Single parents who are divorced or whose partner has died. Parents who have lost their jobs and cannot afford school fees. Sick and […]  read more