Caption: Cutting of the launching cake. Photo: SUPPLIED.
The Foundation for the Education of Needy Children in Fiji- FENC Fiji launched its third learning center at the Koromakawa Community Hall in Navo, Nadi on the 15th of April 14, 2014.
The Learning center was launched by the Taukei kei Navo — Ratu Meli Sraukuru who is also the chief guest for the event. Ratu Meli will be addressing 15 students who are currently being sponsored by the foundation invited guest, community reps, Government reps, Volunteers and the staff of FENC Fiji.
The center is used for remedial classes to help students who are currently being sponsored by the foundation as well as those from the community.
FENC Fiji launched the other learning center for the other division in February and March this year. The learning centers are part of FENC Fiji programs of activities aiming to providing a platform for the children to learn what they might have missed in school.
The program was piloted at the FENC Fiji head office last year and the result was encouraging and rewarding.
The program will be run by the Western Team in partnership with Project Abroad Fiji, teachers and volunteer teachers from Nadi who have graciously shown their interest in being part of this program.
The foundation also welcomes expression of interest from the people of Nadi who would like to volunteer as tutors for this program preferably those with teaching backgrounds and university graduates.
Since 2009, the foundation has assisted more than 1000 students from the western division who attend primary and secondary school.
FENC Fiji also acknowledges the following sponsors who have supported the foundation in the launching of the learning center and those that have pledged to support the community Learning center.