The current priorities are as follows:
- Assist with set-up of in-house clinic by sending first aid and medical supplies. $6000 WORTH OF FIRST AID SUPPLIES NOW IN A SHIPPING CONTAINER ON THEIR WAY TO FIWAGOH. Dec 2011
- Establish a trade school to assist the older children prepare for life in employment within, or outside the orphanage. Total cost approximately $70000. $2500 SENT LATE 2011 ENABLING CONSTRUCTION TO COMMENCE JAN 2012.
- Fund the purchase of a new or second hand van to replace the very old and unreliable van that is currently used to run essential errands and move the children when necessary. $4000 SENT TO ENABLE ESSENTIAL REPAIRS TO OLD VEHICLE WHILE WE FOCUS ON OTHER PROJECTS.
- Purchase additional land to enable the expansion of the garden. $4500 sent and 1 acre purchased. There is another 1 acre block Benson hopes to acquire to house staff. THIS LAND PURCHASED BY FUNDS RAISED BY BETTER LIFE MISSION (Switzerland). Remaining block not for sale at present.