Vrolike Hartjies Kindergarten receives N.dollars 30,000 from Swakop Uranium Foundation

The Vrolike Hartjies (Merry Hearts) Kindergarten at the Uis settlement in the Erongo Region yesterday received N.dollars 30 000 from the Swakop Uranium Foundation.

Erongo Regional Governor, Cleophas Mutjavikua identified this community kindergarten following a request by Swakop Uranium for him to identify a beneficiary.

Speaking at the handing-over ceremony in Swakopmund, Mutjavikua said the money was collected from the Husab Marathon held in September this year and organised by Swakop Uranium.

The kindergarten accommodates 60 toddlers most of whom are underprivileged.

Mutjavikua noted that N.dollars 8 000 will be used to paint the kindergarten building, buy two toilet doors and three toilet bowls, while N.dollars 7 000 will be used to buy educational toys. The remaining N.dollars 15 000 is for food.

On his part, Swakop Uranium’s Vice-President: Human Resources and Business Support, Percy McCallum said the company is committed to meeting Government halfway in supporting education.

SOURCE: THE NAMIBIA PRESS AGENCY