G-969

Computer Education for all

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Project Description

Region: Asia

Country: Nepal

Location: Dharan, Dhankuta,

Total Budget: $99,000

Areas of Focus: Peace and conflict prevention/resolution, Basic education and literacy



Need of Project:

In Nepal, community schools, the government run schools are not equipped with computers. In this world of information technology, people from well to do families they send their children in private schools which provide computers for education in their classes. The students from poor families go to public or community schools which doesnot have computers. while living in same location there is a group of people who have exposure to computer and called computer literate and other are computer illiterate.

Solution for need:

Rotary Club of Dharan Ghopa has decided to run a project to provide computers for all community schools within 2 years. this year 30 computers were distributed for 7 schools. We need at least 100 computers with 20 printers and accessories in this year, so that students from poor families can also get computer education. There are 60 community schools in Dharan. Next half will be provided in next year .We are seeking support for this project. This will help the Rotary International's South Asia goal to provide education to all in 2017.

Project Cost for 100 computers and accessories

Desktop computers (5 each for 20) 100*600= 60000

Printers for 20 schools = 20*350= 7000

Networking and accessories 20* 300 = 6000

Internet connection for 1 year 20*300= 6000

Computer Lab Furnishing 20*500= 10000

Training for computer Teachers 2 from each school 2*20*250= 10000

Total 99000$

Primary Host Partner

District: 3292

Rotary Club of: Dharan Ghopa

Primary Contact: Sunil Nepal

Email: sunilnep@gmail.com

Primary International Partner

District: 5030

Rotary Club of: Bellevue

Primary Contact: Chris Loeffler

Email: chris.loeffler@concur.com

Project Status

Dropped
This project has been "Dropped". Check the history log entries to see why it was dropped.

Project listed for the 2016-17 Rotary Year.

Proposed Financing

Existing Contributions Towards This Project

Date

Cash

DDF

Total

Dharan Ghopa (3292)

8-Jul-15

$5,000

-

$5,000

Bellevue (5030)

22-Apr-16

$950

-

$950

Remaining Amount to Raise

Additional Club Contribution (Needed) - Add a contribution

$60,050

-

$60,050

Amount Requested from The Rotary Foundation

$33,000

-

$33,000

Total

$99,000

Note: as of July 1, 2015 there is a 5% additional support fee for cash contributions. This fee does not appear in the financials above because it does not apply if the funds are sent directly to the project account (without going through TRF, and therefore without Paul Harris credit). Clubs sending their cash contribution to TRF must be aware they will have to send an additional 5%.

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History Log Entries

8-Jul-15

System Entry

Creation of project page.

22-Apr-16

System Entry

Pledge of $950 by Chris Loeffler of the Rotary Club of Bellevue, District 5030.

2-Sep-17

System Entry

System Entry: Project dropped per lack of response to the carry-over notification emails.

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