Dealing with the challenges during the Covid-19 pandemic requires problem-solvers who bring different perspectives. Kilimanjaro Blind Trust Africa emerged out of a pursuit to inspire and support the community, and a desire for actions to speak louder than words. KBTA provides care packages of essential food for beneficiaries and distance learning support for visually impaired learners in Africa during the Covid -19 pandemic.
KBTA took the following steps to ensure that poor families with visually impaired learners access basic necessities during the Covid-19 pandemic in Kenya
Basic needs assessment completed on the situation of learners with visual impairments during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Ration determined based on size of the family.
Major groceries stores identified for the distribution of rations including necessities.
List of beneficiaries with vouchers and store location shared with store management.
Families who are beneficiaries get rations within 48 hours.
Vouchers are stamped by the store for tracking and accountability.
Vouchers recovered by KBTA for tracking and record keeping.
Families who are beneficiaries share photos of rations received with KBTA.
KBTA Covid-19 Response
Learners with visual impairments face additional challenges because of the pandemic. KBTA is working to ensure that families that have children with visual impairments receive care packages of essential foods. KBTA is also working to ensure that learners with visual impairments can to attend school through distance learning. You can learn more about KBTA's Covid-19 response program by contacting us.
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