Sponsor a Bright Start Child

By sponsoring a child, you are changing a life forever

By sponsoring a Bright Start child, you are giving a child access to a quality education, their families can not afford. The Bright Start Model focus on the all-round performance of the child in and outside of school, providing each child individual attention depending on their needs.

What does your sponsorship include

Bright Start sponsorship covers:

  • School fees at a ‘private’ school
  • Uniforms and stationery
  • School camps
  • Safe and secure transport to and from school
  • Dedicated mentorship and support
  • Access to academic programmes – Maths and Literacy
  • Access to numerous extra mural classes – sport, art, technology, swimming, music, and dancing
  • Health practitioners – dentist, doctor, OT and psychologist
  • Cultural outings and holiday programmes
  • Regular communication with schools and teachers
  • Regular communication with parents

What does your sponsorship include

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Bright Start sponsorship covers:

  • School fees at a ‘private’ school
  • Uniforms and stationery
  • School camps
  • Safe and secure transport to and from school
  • Dedicated mentorship and support
  • Access to academic programmes – Maths and Literacy
  • Access to numerous extra mural classes – sport, art, technology, swimming, music, and dancing
  • Health practitioners – dentist, doctor, OT and psychologist
  • Cultural outings and holiday programmes
  • Regular communication with schools and teachers
  • Regular communication with parents
  • Regular communication with sponsors – school reports and newsletters

What does it cost and how does it work?

Part Sponsorship
€ Your choice
€ Your choice monthly

You may select one of the children supported by Sawabona Africa, or Sawabona Africa will allocate your donation to one of the children.

Joint Sponsorship
€1750 annually
€150 monthly

You may wish to share a sponsorship with a friend / colleague, please let us know.  Sawabona Africa will work with Bright Start to allocate you to a child.

Individual Sponsorship
€3500 annually
€292 monthly

Sawabona Africa will work with Bright Start to select a child. As soon as we have received your commitment form, we will send you a profile of your sponsored child.

What do you receive as a sponsor?

As a sponsor of a child you will receive:

  • Quarterly reports of the academic progress of your child
  • Report from the Education Specialist 
  • Thank you letter from your child
  • Newsletters and updates from Bright Start and Sawabona Africa

General information

How long is the Sponsorship:

Once a child is placed in the ‘private’ school system, Bright Start commits to complete the child’s education. Therefore, we ask sponsors to view this as a long-term commitment, or a minimum of two years.

Can I cancel the sponsorship:

Should you wish to cancel your sponsorship, this is possible, however we kindly ask you to provide us 3 months’ notice.

What is the payment schedule:

Sponsorships can be paid, monthly, quarterly or annually in advance.

Can I contact or meet the child I sponsor:

Yes. Please let us know and we coordinate this for you.

General information

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How long is the Sponsorship:

Once a child is placed in the ‘private’ school system, Bright Start commits to complete the child’s education. Therefore, we ask sponsors to view this as a long-term commitment, or a minimum of two years.

Can I cancel the sponsorship:

Should you wish to cancel your sponsorship, this is possible, however we kindly ask you to provide us 3 months’ notice.

What is the payment schedule:

Sponsorships can be paid, monthly, quarterly or annually in advance.

Can I contact or meet the child I sponsor:

Yes. Please let us know and we coordinate this for you.

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