Location: Abeokuta, Nigeria
Project scope: Primary school; 4 classrooms; bathrooms
Impacted Children: 320 students
Timeline: Winter – Spring 2019
Coalition: Partnered with Build A School In Africa; bathrooms constructed by LDS Charities
Background: Ebenezer African Church is a primary school in Abeokuta, Nigeria. Initially constructed of two 2-story blocks of 8 classrooms each, in 2008 one of the blocks collapsed nearly, killing students. Half the of student body was immediately turned out of school as the government would not replace the collapsed building. Coafrica’s classroom block increased the capacity to nearly the previous level.