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Hi World Pulse!


It has been a very long time since we last met.I missed you very much i was very busy preparing for my exams which just ended yesterday.My results will determine whether i will move to high school or not.I now have two months which i will use to move on with my project.I want to work very hard so that at least my project will move a few steps forward.

I have never changed my dream of having a school for young girls who are orphans.I have confidence that i will start building a school soon,and if i am lucky in any way it should start in December.I want to have a vegetable farm in the school so that we can have something to eat and sell when there is no funds.

I hope i will start fulfilling my dreams now.We have already identified a piece of land which we can use to build a school and where the girls can live.The place is next to the lake.and i thought that we could make it a beach school,wherre the children can enjoy the lake shore and visitors to the school can also have fun.

Anybody who has a suggestion can write to me and help me with any ideas.I hope for the best.




malayapinas's picture

Dear Leila, Wow! We have the

Dear Leila,

Wow! We have the same aspiration . Hope it will be realized soon. I'm so happy for you.

more power and best wishes,


JaniceW's picture

Mpendwa Leila

Hooray! How lovely it is to hear your voice again. I wish you well in your exams but hope that you will take a break and enjoy being out of school. I was recently reading about Efren Peñaflorida from the Philippines, and thought you might be inspired by his story. This was taken from the Ashoka Changemakers site:

Peñaflorida uses a pushcart classroom to teach children from slum areas reading, writing, and basically uplifts them and their community. He, with his team, roam around slum areas with a cart stocked with paper, pencils, crayons, tables and chairs.

Peñaflorida himself is a victim of gang bullying in school. He consider this as a life-changing turn point in his life, and thus motivated him to build his pushcart classroom. His “mobile classroom” targets children of two to 14 years old.

If looked at a different perspective, this pushcart classroom may be small as compared to what other heroes did. Although literally small, this move has helped many children not only in learning but in appreciating education as well. In the eyes of some people, this may appear to be “just a random act of kindness”, but in the eyes of those who were taught, this act is something big, and thus, deserves an award known worldwide.

I believe that your acts of kindness will also have a profound effect on the children in your community and though it may seem that you are starting small, the impact will be huge. Best wishes in your endeavours and I can't wait to read of the progress. Barikiwa sana. With much love,

olutosin's picture

LEILA, Hugs to you!

My dear Leila, hugs and laughter to you, that is what you deserve. You will live to fulfill your dreams, it is now closer to you more than ever. May God be with you.

Love you darling

Olutosin Oladosu Adebowale
Founder/Project Coordinator
Star of Hope Transformation Centre
512 Road
F Close
Festac Town


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Hi Leila,

It's so great to see your smiling face here on PulseWire again and feel the power of your spirit. You are a visionary and I so admire you for your ability to dream big and touch so many people who are in need.

Congratulations on completing your exams! We want to hear all about your plans for the school.


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