300 students received assistance from the Faith, Hope Charity Foundation in Australia
Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 15/01/2018
The Faith, Hope, Charity Foundation of Australia continues assisting students here in Tonga.
On Saturday, school bags packed with school materials were presented to 300 high school and primary students from Puke Nukunuku, and Nakolo.
Speaking to Radio Tonga News, the President of the Foundation – Tu’inele Luani said, they started the program in the past five years with only 30 students.
Tu’inele says he grew up in a poor family and now he has the opportunity overseas so he wishes to help students.
He says he hopes the assistance will help the students to have a better future and will be able to assist their families, village and the nation as a whole.
Meanwhile ‘Oto’ota Jr. and Taani Tahaafe on behalf of the recipients thanked Tu’inele, his family and the foundation for their continuous support and assistance.
They also assured that the items donated will assist them with their studies.
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