Since 2009 Project Pencil Case has been supporting students in need; working with our Ethiopian Social Enterprise partner Arakele (training women from marginalised backgrounds to sew/design and get jobs in the textile sector), PPC has been helping Ethiopian students providing them primarily with pencil cases, uniforms and scholarships.
We work with local Woredas (Councils) to assist specific students in the communities that need the most support.
Donations and Funds raised support underprivileged students throughout the school year.
PPC also gratefully receives funds to help cover running costs. PPC operates without a dedicated office and the work of fundraising and administering funds is done by Arabella Stewart in the UK and both Arabella Stewart and Mikele Goitom in Ethiopia – visiting and sourcing projects to fund, establishing relationships with trusted local partners as well as implementing funds and monitoring and evaluation.
Donations are received through Paypal (secure donation button below):
If you would prefer to make a deposit to our Project Pencil Case UK Bank account
The Co-Operative Bank
Name of Account: Project Pencil Case
Account Number: 65529335
Sort Code: 08-92-99
For deposits from overseas:
IBAN – GB70 CPBK 089299 65529335
SWIFT – CPBKGB22
You may send pound sterling checks directly to
PROJECT PENCIL CASE
9 Park Avenue, Scarborough, YO 124AG (the funds will be transferred to Ethiopia)