Christ Followers School Complex

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Christ Followers School Complex

Ghana
Project Summary
Elevator Pitch

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About You
Location
Project Street Address

MANHEAN

Project City

ACCRA

Project Province/State

GREATER ACCRA

Project Postal/Zip Code

KN

Project Country
Your idea
Country your work focuses on:

GHANA, WEST AFRICA

Website URL
What stage is your project in?

Idea phase

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What is the average monthly household income in your target community, in US Dollars?

<$10

Innovation
Describe your idea in fewer than 50 words.

A BABY OF TWO(2)YEARS WHO ENROLLS IN THE SCHOOL FROM NURSERY THROUGH TO THE VOCATIONAL SKILLS AND JOB SKILLS PROGRAM WILL WITHIN SEVENTEEN(17) YEARS COMPLETE THE SCHOOL WITH GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT. (AFTER THE SKILLS TRAINING PROGRAMS THE STUDENTS ARE LINKED TO THE EMPLOYING COMPANIES).

What makes your idea unique?

WITH GHANA'S PRESENT UNEMPLOYMENT PROBLEMS AND LOW STANDARDS OF EDUCATION, STUDENTS FROM CHRIST FOLLOWERS COMPLEX SCHOOL WITHIN FIFTEEN(15) YEARS ARE ABLE TO GET THE APPROPRIATE SKILL AND TRAINING NEEDED FOR EMPLOYMENT WHILST EVEN UNIVERSITY STUDENTS DO NOT HAVE SUCH FACILITIES AND TRAINING PROGRAMS

What is your area of work? (Please check as many as apply.)

Children & Youth , Boys' development , Early childhood development , Education , Girls' development , Mentorship , Youth development , Youth leadership , Development & Prosperity , Community development , Corporate social responsibility , Economic development , Employment , Hunger , Income generation , Labor , Mentorship , Poverty alleviation , Social Enterprise , Sustainable development , Wellness , Ethics , Mentoring , Youth leadership.

What impact have you had?

THERE HAS NOT BEEN ANY MAJOR IMPACT, EVEN THOUGH LAND AND OTHER INFRASTRUCTURE HAS BEEN SET IN PLACE

Describe the primary problem(s) that your project is addressing.

HIGH EDUCATIONAL STANDARDS IN GHANA COUPLED WITH RISE IN EMPLOYMENT, LEADING TO SELF-RELIANCE AND POVERTY REDUCTION

Describe the steps that your organization is taking to make your project successful.

LAND AND OTHER BASIC INFRASTRUCTURE HAS BEEN PROCURED WHILE STEPS ARE BEING MADE TO GET PARTNERS AND SPONSORS ACROSS THE GLOBE WHO WILL BUY INTO THE VISION AND JOIN HANDS

Impact
What will it take for your project to be successful over the next three years? Success in Year 1:

GET PARTNERS OR SPONSORS WHO WILL BUY INTO THE IDEA AND AGREE TO SUPPORT, SO THAT WHEN FUNDS ARE READY, ALL NECESSARY STRUCTURES AND OTHER LOGISTICS WILL KICK-START

Success in Year 2:

WHEN ALL STRUCTURES HAVE BEEN PUT IN PLACE, STAFF TO HANDLE VARIOUS DISCIPLINES ARE ROLLED ON BOARD, WHILST CURRICULUM FOR ALL CLASSES ARE BEING WORKED OUT AND STUDENTS ARE BEING PREPARED FOR ENROLLMENT

Success in Year 3:

THE PROGRAM WILL BE IN MOTION BY NOW AND A MONITORING AND EVALUATION PROGRAM WILL BE CONDUCTED AT THE END OF THE THIRD YEAR

Do you have a business plan or strategic plan? (yes/no)

YES, A BUSINESS PLAN

What are the three most important actions needed to grow your initiative or organization? STEP 1:

GET PARTNERS OR A SPONSORSHIP BY WINNING THIS COMPETITION WHICH WILL PROVIDE FUNDS NEEDED TO COMPLETE THE PROJECT

What are the three most important actions needed to grow your initiative or organization? STEP 2:

GET THE NECESSARY EXPERTISE TO HELP FINE-TUNE THE WHOLE IDEA OR VISION

What are the three most important actions needed to grow your initiative or organization? STEP 3:

GET ALL THE HELP AND GUIDANCE TO SEE THE IDEA IN MOTION

Describe the expected results of these actions.

SEE EVERY CHILD OF SCHOOL-GOING AGE ENJOY QUALITY EDUCATION AND THE END BE SELF-RELIANT BY GETTING A BE-FITTING CAREER OR EMPLOYMENT

What was the defining moment that led you to this innovation?

THE LOW STANDARDS OF EDUCATION AND HIGH RATES OF UNEMPLOYMENT OF TODAY

Tell us about the social innovator behind this idea.

THE SOCIAL INNOVATOR IS ISAAC KING AIDOO A RETIRED PUBLIC SERVANT AND AN ENTERPRENUER IN GHANA, WEST AFRICA WHO SEEKS TO CONTRIBUTE HIS QUOTA TO REDUCING POVERTY AND DEPENDENCE IN OUR WORLD

How did you first hear about Changemakers?

THROUGH AN EMPLOYEE OF TECHNOSERVE, GHANA

Sustainability
What would prevent your project from being a success?

FINANCIAL SUPPORT

Financing source

YES

If yes, provide organization name.

CHRIST FOLLOWERS FELLOWSHIP CENTRE

How long has this organization been operating? (i.e. less than a year; 1-5 years; more than 5 years)

1-5 YEARS

Does your organization have a Board of Directors or an Advisory Board?

AN ADVISORY BOARD

Does your organization have any non-monetary partnerships with NGOs? (yes/no)

NO

Does your organization have any non-monetary partnerships with businesses? (yes/no)

NO

The Story
Does your organization have any non-monetary partnerships with government? (yes/no)

NO

Please tell us more about how these partnerships are critical to the success of your innovation.

THERE IS NO PARTNERSHIP YET

How many people will your project serve annually?

MORE THAN 10,000 PEOPLE ANNUALLY, WHEN ALL IS SET

What is the total number of employees and total number of volunteers at your organization?

40, BUT WILL INCREASE AS PROJECT GROWS

What is your organization's business classification?

For-profit

Have you received funding from any of the following groups? (Please check as many as apply.)

None of the above.

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