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SAVE THE DATE! Tickets are now on sale for our Third Annual Fall Festival to be held at the Hopkins Vineyard in New Preston, CT.   Join us for FOOD · WINE· MUSIC · RAFFLE · SILENT AUCTION! MUSICAL ENTERTAINMENT BY: Devon Eddy TICKETS: $25 in advance · $30 at the door   [ BUY TICKETS NOW ]   FOOD GENEROUSLY DONATED BY: Doug Williams, Master Chef · Good News Café Johns Café ·...

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A synopsis of 2018… and what a busy year it was! 2018 was a most productive year for the Cornerstone Project. It was our most successful year in terms of fundraising to date raising over $228,000 towards the Nambale Magnet School. Thanks to the approval of a long awaited sanitation grant from Rotary International including a full cycle water system and waste to fuel biodigester. Additionally...

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It is hard to believe that this graduating class marks the third graduating class and the 11th year of the Nambale Magnet School since it opened its doors to the first baby class of 30 three and four year olds. The first baby class is now going into the 11th grade and are all enrolled in high school on scholarship. The trajectory of their lives have been changed by the existence of the Nambale Mag...

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BREAKING NEWS: The results of the Kenyan National 8th Grade exams that determines the future of the students have just been released… The Nambale Magnet School is the number 1 school in test scores in the entire Busia County! Every year since the Nambale Magnet School has grown to the 8th grade it has consistently had the top scores of the region, outperforming itself every year. In 2016 the...

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The 2nd Annual Autumn Celebration food and wine tasting fundraiser event was held on October 4th at Hopkins Vineyard in Warren, CT. The event featured wine tasting, live music by Devon Eddy, a silent auction, raffle giveaway and food provided by the finest vendors in Litchfield County.  Last years event raised a total of $4,700 for the school. This years event raised an additional $7,575.36 whic...

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VIDEO – To continue in our commitment to sustainability we are raising funds to purchase additional land adjacent to the Nambale Magnet School to be used for cultivating more food for the children and increasing food security. Additionally, funds raised will be used to create architectural plans for a community resource center which will be used for both adult education as well as meeting ...

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Rotary International Grant Allows for Construction of Full Cycle Water System and Waste to Fuel Biodigester. The Nambale Magnet School will soon start the implementation of a full cycle water system thanks to a grant request funded by Rotary International. View Full Cycle Water System ProjectView Waste to Fuel Biodigester Project The water situation in third world countries due to the effects of g...

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In May I made a trip to the Nambale Magnet School with two teaching interns, Lizzie and Colleen. It was a pleasure to see the school in action and to see how happy and motivated the children seemed to be. The school bustled with activity and the teachers and staff had everything well in hand. The overall feeling that seemed to permeate the school was that of love and gratitude. The purpose of our ...

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The First 8th grade graduating class this year was top in the region on the 8th grade standardized test of Kenya. We were able to find scholarships for all of our students! This year’s candidates sat for the test and the results are now in. This is amazing. We exceeded our performance of last year and are the number one scoring school in the region by a large margin. We are not exactly sure yet ...

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