The First Step
One of the main reasons we created Packs Project was to help raise awareness and funds for education relief in developing nations. With everything going on in the world, we firmly believe that education is the key to solving issues in the long run and is integral for creating opportunities for the future in developing countries.
First Step to Our Goal
For our first goal, we partnered with a social initiative called BuildOn to help facilitate the build out of 1 school in Burkina Faso. The cost entailed with the build out of 1 school is $32,000 and here is how we plan to achieve it:
What is buildOn?
buildOn is a social initiative that focuses on youth development internationally and domestically through the channels of education
Check out this video for an introduction on what buildOn is all about!
buildOn empowers U.S. urban youth to transform their neighborhoods and the world through intensive community service. Globally, they are constructing a new school every three days in some of the economically poorest countries around the world help to build stronger educated communities and in turn bring social and economic stability.