Dormitory Triumph!

A GIRL’S Dormitory!

The African Children’s Book Box Society, began its life as a literacy project inspired by Anne in 1991. Many years later, we have ‘put forth’ into many areas of need. Instead of a story by African authors for African children, this time I am telling a Tanzanian story by a Canadian author!

In 2015 Anne, Birgit and I sat with the Luhunga Secondary School, headmaster, Mr. Lalika, and the computer/English/geography teacher, Mr. FelixMhoka, while they told us that the parents, teachers and students desperately needed a girls ‘hostel'. Girls were vulnerable – 31 of them were staying in a dilapidated classroom with...

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