Friends of Burkina Faso & NEEED
The FAWCO Foundation NEEED Scholarship covers the cost of tuition and school fees, books, supplies and living expenses for the entire period of their studies. While the costs vary from year-to-year and with exchange rates, these were the costs for post-secondary training in September 2013
- Primary teacher training
(2 yrs): $1540
- State nursing training
(3 yrs): $3300
(3 yrs): $3300
(3 yrs): $8,800
(Based on an exchange rate of 500cfa = $1US)
AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 BIDS
Join The FAWCO Foundation as it travels “around the world in 80 bids.” Featuring Live and Silent Auctions items from the global community as diverse as we are. Alpaca shawls from Ecuador, hand-crocheted table linen from Bulgaria, Masai cloth from Kenya, jewelry from ports afar – these are just a few of the offerings this year; the main items missing? Your contributions! We’re looking for fun, adventuresome locations for our auctions. TFF’s goal is to have one destination auction item per Region. Help us travel around the globe by organizing a Regional destination package representing your part of the world. Help us travel AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 BIDS!
The FAWCO Foundation was created in 1967 and is the philanthropic arm of FAWCO, a network of independent American and international volunteer organizations representing private-sector American citizens overseas. FAWCO consists of over 75 clubs throughout the world.
The Foundation’s sole purpose is to aid charitable, educational and scientific programs that are the passion of FAWCO and its member clubs. We are a US non-profit corporation, registered in the State of Missouri as a 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization.
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