Location: Gatwe Primary School, Kenya
The Team: Aidan McGlade, Barry Mortimer, Cathy McGuckin, Ciara McGuigan, Colleen Kearney, Colm Kelly, Conor Ward, Conrad McCloskey, Eoin McGuckian, James Mellon, John Mulholland, Katie Strathern, Lauren Elliot, Pat Mullan, Paul Ward, Paula Morgan, Rosemary Mellon, Seamus O'Neill, Sean McGuigan, Sean Mortimer, Shane Connor and Victoria Lagan.
The 2017 project included the construction of 2 new classrooms, including all fixtures and fittings required to ensure the classrooms were ready for the kids to commence their studies. Gatwe Primary School serves up to 400 students living in the local area.
Below is a photo of one of the old classrooms at Gatwe Primary School which posed a serious risk to the pupils as this was near collapsing. After two weeks of hard work and a fantastic team effort, below is also a photo of the 2 x finished classrooms at Gatwe Primary School.