The Limapela Foundation
Cedric School Project

Progress Report

18 March 2016


Pray For Us

Limapela is a faith-based organisation and you are in community with us. Together with our Zambian staff we value your prayers to be able to achieve, by God’s grace, what some say is impossible.

Fee Sponsorship

A total of 800 children are enrolled this year in our two schools — Limapela Cedric’s and Luyando Community. Would you like to help cover the cost of educating one of these children? Please contact us for more information. The Luyando sponsorship amount is UK£25 per month. Limapela monthly sponsorship amounts are as follows:

New ZealandNZ$25
Boys near Insaka

Salary Sponsorship

We now employ 27 teachers and admin staff in the two schools. An average Limapela salary is approximately the equivalent of NZ$315 per month. Salary sponsorship is more likely to appeal to a group such as a club or a church home-group. If ten people in the group commit to it, the following monthly payments per teacher will be very manageable.

New ZealandNZ$300

Luyando Ablution Block

We are delighted that the Rotary Clubs of Canberra and Kitwe have taken on this project at an estimated cost of NZ$138,500 (US$92,400). It will be a very similar facility to that built at Limapela two years ago by Rotary. All donations to Rotary for these projects are matched — for every dollar received, Rotary International will donate 50 cents.

Limapela Cedric’s Library and IT

This facility is now set up and in use by the children and staff. We have some books, 10 computers and 8 iPads. Computer Studies is now included in the Zambian curriculum for Grades 8 and 9, and with classes of 30, obviously we need funding for more computers, hardware and software.

House for Chanda

Farm Manager’s House

This is under construction now. We have budgeted NZ$72,000 (US$48,000) and 52% of this has been donated to date.

Limapela Classroom Block

This project has been on the drawing board for two years now, at an estimated cost of NZ$107,800 (US$70,000). So far, NZ$5,000 has been raised. Other projects have taken precedence, but with a growing roll, we clearly need more classrooms!

— Matthew F. Raymond, trustee

New Zealand and Australian Donors

Donors may send cheques in any major currency, payable to The Limapela Foundation, to P. O. Box 67-039, Mt Eden, Auckland. Donations can also be made using on-line banking to the following account:

Account Name: The Limapela Foundation
Bank: ASB Bank
Branch: 296 Dominion Road
Account No: 12-3016-0608575-00
Sort Code: 123016
Swift Code: ASBBNZ2A

British Donors

Donors may send cheques, payable to Echoes of Service and tagged for Limapela. to Echoes of Service, 124 Wells Road, Bath, BA2 3AH. Donations can also be made using on-line banking to the following account:

Account Name: Echoes of Service
Bank: NatWest
Account No: 00107980
Sort Code: 60-02-05

American Donors

Donors may send cheques, payable to Enright Flight Ministry and tagged for Limapela, to Enright Flight Ministry, c/- Eileen Ledgerwood, 1919 Jackson Lane, Port Orange, Florida, 32128.

Zambian Donors

Donations in cash, and cheques payable to Limapela Development Ltd, can be deposited in the following account:

Bank: First National Bank
Branch: Ndola - P. O. Box 73642, Ndola
Account Name: Limapela Development Limited
Account No: 62328662102
Sort Code: 260006
Swift Code: FIRNZMLX

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