The Fourth Advocacy Forum has elected a Parent Committee on the 20th November 2015.
The committee has eight members of which six persons are from the Mburahati community and two employees from Babawatoto center.
The names and titles of the committee members are Shukuru Abdallah (chairman), Said Ally Mkaliage (deputy chairperson), Nusura Baharam Rahdadi (secretary), Subira Said, Fatuma Abdallah, Mariam Muhando as members, and Nelson John, the accountant.
One of the key tasks the committee has agreed to deal with is to kick start a sewing project to help generate income through the production of school uniforms and bags. Whereas Swaumu’s mother Fatuma Abdallah has promised to find a market for large uniform orders in and around Mburahati. On the other side Mr. Said Mkaliage has committed to teach the group how to sew school bags.
With 68 persons attending the forum this time shows the increasing trust and collaboration between the community and center’s staff.
Habiba, the project manager said: “This is the big step to the project that to have a parent committee which will take of the centre to make sure the children and youth of Mburahati will enjoy the offer that Babawatoto centre give”…….