Burkina Faso ranks 134th out of 137 countries on the poverty scale and the maternal and child mortality rates are among the highest in the world. The literacy rate is approximately 30% and few children attend school past 6th grade. In the village of Konkourona, there are approximately 2000 residents. 

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We have water!

Unbelievable progress continues in Konkourona! After drilling down into the earth twice unsuccessfully, the third time was a charm! A...

Laptops have arrived!

Hey everyone! I’m writing with some very exciting news! All 6 teachers and the school director now have laptops! Seven laptops, 3 TV wall...

New classrooms are finished!

A priest, a teacher, and an elder walk onto campus. This is not the beginning of a joke, it is the inauguration of the new classrooms at ...

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