Poverty Eradication Network Trust

Serving Central Tanzania

St. John’s University Container

Written by Andrea on Tuesday, December 8, 2009
Filed under: General News, Pictures, Major Projects

Vice chanellor Meshack watching on as Mungwe opens the forty foot container of books for St. John's UniversityVice Chancellor Meshack watching as Mungwe breaks the seal on the St. John’s University of Tanzania forty foot container of books.

St. John's Grounds crew goes to work unloading The grounds crew of St. John’s quickly went to work unloading the container. Each pallet unloaded in one pile

Each pallet was unloaded in a seperate pile making it easier for the Library staff to sort Each pallet was unloaded into its own pile making it easier for the Library staff to sort by subject and by immediate need.

This container was mainly new textbooks from the McGraw Hill Publishing Company The majority of the books were brand new coming from McGraw Hill Publishing through a grant from World Vision.

Vice Chancellor Meshack and Mungwe ABC Athman with primary level books from friends in  NW Ohio A surprise for PEN Trust was primary teacher resource materials from Pastor Wes and Donna Marie Lossing Jones from Ohio. These books were turned over o Vice Chancellor Meshack for the Anglican diocese to distribute within their programs.

Forty foot container unloaded The forty foot container unloaded.

The St. John's unloading crew was almost all women - first time for us.One of the only times we have had an almost all woman unloading team.

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