Handover Ceremony for the Project for the Improvement of Educational Environment at Kimilili D.E.B Special School for Mentally Handicapped Pupils

The Government of Japan has been providing funds to local non-profit organizations through the Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) since 1989.
The official handover ceremony for The Project for Expansion of Kimilili D.E.B Special School for Mentally Handicapped Pupils, under the GGP, was held at the school in Kimilili, Bungoma County., on 19th March 2019.
Kimilili D.E.B Special School School was awarded a grant amount of USD 80,607 (approx. Kshs 8Million) for the construction of a classroom, two latrine blocks, two dormitories and the purchase of desks and beds for students.
Before the completion of the dormitory, the learners were forced to come from far, or they just gave up schooling. Now, the students have a comfortable dormitory, toilets and shower space, located inside the school compound.