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In collaboration with “Essmaouna” organization, the Association of Friends of the National Cancer-free Initiative, AFNI, is offering 23,000 schoolbags to students of 83 of the neediest schools in Aswan and Luxor governorates

March 28, 2018 latest news

Within its scheme of reaching out to all of Egypt’s students, and to fulfill its pledge to offer half a million bags with school supplies and awareness material, , AFNCI in collaboration with “Essmaouna” organization is currently visiting 83 of the neediest schools in Aswan and Luxor governorate’s villages to distribute  school bags. Among the contents of the bags  are six awareness booklets. Moreover, believing that prevention is better than cure, AFNCI is seizing this opportunity to organize awareness lectures for the students and their families to teach them on disease prevention

From Luxor, Hassan’s happiness with his new bag

Hassan Ahmed from Alhomaidat School, Esna, Luxor: I used to pack my books using a rubber band, now I am so happy to have  a bag.

With the new bags, our children are encouraged and motivated to study; meanwhile they benefit from the awareness material.

For the second consecutive year, AFNCI pursues its schoolbags campaign in Aswan and Luxor, where it handed out bags to students of 28 schools in the two governorates during the last year. To fulfill its promise, the Association increased the number of schools to 83 in the two governorates. It is noteworthy that within the next step the Association will pursue its campaign in Aldaqahleya and Alqaliobeya governorates, God willing.

These efforts are part of AFNCI’s commitment to support initiative that contribute to community development, healthcare enhancement, education, institutional philanthropy and fighting the cancer of poverty, ignorance and disease.

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