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The Ebert Kakua School for the Deaf

The Ebert Kakua School for the Deaf

As an intern for EFO this summer, I had the rewarding experience to work on a solar energy installation at the Ebert Kakua School for the Deaf in Bo, Sierra Leone. For this project, EFO partnered with the American-based Deeper Missions missionary group, who were also providing sign language training for the school teachers and deaf-culture awareness meetings for members of the community.

In just three days, the solar system was built practically from scratch to provide light and power for the three school buildings and a water pump. Preston Kemeny, my fellow intern, and I worked with EFO technician ...