After several months of meetings and discussions, the group has decided on a mission and name for their newly formed group- Africa Education Partnership. There is much work still to do, as the members need to figure out the best way to proceed in partnership with our new Nigerian partners.
Telephone calls are difficult at best, with the language challenges (accents!) and cost. Email is slow but perhaps the best option to get started.
Work continues on establishing an initial budget for the school construction. As a group, we also need to develop a logo and a presence. Each group member brings energy and a skill-set...now we just need to dive in!