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Children’s Centre donations, 2007-2008

Department of Library and Information Science for N300,000 given for use of Children’s Centre materials during the NERDC workshop on school libraries in basic education held in Abuja in September 2007;

Kodili Ezeike for donation of N25,000 to Children's Centre;

Lis Odenigbo for 400 Euros donated during her visit to the Centre in September 2007;

Sue Ubagu for 630 GBP, or N158.760, given by family and friends in memory of her daughter Uju Ubagu;

Merrileas Nursery School at the Parkside School, England for fundraising through creating Christmas cards, which raised 302 GBP, or N67,960;

Parkside School, England for fundraising that yielded 811 GBP, or N181.190;

Dr. Obi Umeh and family for a gift of N30,000;

Ada Ozoemena for N20,000, being the annual gift from the Ihekweazu family in memory of their mother, Prof. (Mrs.) Edith Ihekweazu;

Ejim Dike for sponsoring the Children’s Centre website ($100) for the fourth year in a row;

Ngozi Odenigbo for donating 1225 Euros raised for Children’s Centre at her birthday party. Donors include: Katja Dettmering, 200; Hildegard Stiegeler, 100; Fuasi Abdul Khaliq and Barbara Hiltmann, 50; Anneliese, 50; Pasquale Rotter, 30; Restaurant Langano, 30; Ulrike Kabyl, 30,00; Philine and Anna, 30; Kerstin and Moses, 25; Hannah Stiegeler and Nico, 25. Donations of 20 Euros were made by Madalena and Ingo; Sylvia Gößel-Momme and Reinhard Momme; Marcel; Jochen Sippel; Robyn Lyn Gooch; Christoph Wagner; Mille Daalsgaaard; Jessi Abayomi and Family; Shashe Family; Oliver and Katja Kollecker; Elisabeth Mayer; Julia Simmendinger; Oliver and Katja Kollecker; Azuka Mordi; and Elisabeth Mayer. Others include a donation of 15 Euros from Patrick Macharon and Annie; and of 10 Euros from Mosa Anna Essel; Jo Ambros; Luther; Nicole Becker; Alexandar Prvulovic; Sarah Walzer; Yvonne; Steffi Schneider, Piero Tomas and Family; Barbara Stiegeler and Mario Schmidke; Claudia Kahrs and Roman Emmerich; and Jana Heussen. Other donations are from Jenni, Caro, Tati, 6; Viola, 5; Ukata and Sonia Arua, 5; and anonymous donations totalling 419.95 Euros.

Ogonna Agu, Rebecca Llach and friends for donation of a digital camera; other contributors include Fawn Moskowitz, Robert and Gloria Llach, Sean Clark, Devon Dawkins, Angelo Maxwell, and Yadira Ferrer.

Indianapolis Public Library for two M-bags of books; postage of $208 donated by Jill Dike;

Traverse Area District Library for one M-bag of books and postage of $96;

People United for Libraries in Africa (PULA) for donating books to the African Children’s Literature Research Collection and support of our school libraries outreach

Children’s Centre donations, 2006-2007

Library Donations
Margrit Meagher, $50 for computer materials
Prof. T. Nwala, N5,000
Traverse Area District Library for books
Christie Achebe for $100
Indianapolis Public Library for books
Susan Gillespie, Vice Pres. of Bard College, on her visit to CCL, $50
Nancy Street for books, including World Book Encyclopedia, 2003
Bibiana Ukaegbu for 158 books
Rebecca Peace Nwude for books
Ada Ozoemena for Ihekweazu family,N20,000 for African children's books
Janet Claassen for books and library supplies
Esther Uchendu for 10 books
University Staff School for N1,000
Willi Kalu for a collection of books for PETS
Ejim Dike for sponsoring the website for two years ($200)
PULA books for schools and prisons

Lawn Mower Donations
Engr. B.O. Anyaka 500.00
Mrs. Alice Okore 1,000.00
Dr. & Dr (Mrs.) E.O. Ezeani 1,000.00
Mrs. Scholastica Igwe 200.00
Mrs. Ify Nebo 10,000.00
Prof. & Dr. (Mrs) P.I. Akubue 500.00
Mr. Paul Ugoji 5,000.00
Miss M.N. Ajogwu 500.00
Dr. (Mrs.). Ogo Amucheazi 2,000.00
Prof. Charles Igwe 1,000.00
Prof. Virginia Dike 2,000.00
Dr. (Mrs.) Chinwe Nwagbo 3,000.00
Mr & Mrs, E.O. Izukanne 500.00
Prof. & Mrs. P.A. Nwachukwu 2,000.00
Prof. Judith Osuala 2,000.00
Miscellaneous sales 1,000.00
Mrs. Ngozi Ekere 500.00

Children’s Centre donations, 2005-2006
Ada Udechukwu N30,000 for furniture
Ihekweazu family N20,000 for research collection
Lelechi Ekezie computer and printer
Osita Ike set of encyclopedias
Lemeke Mere N10,000
PULA - books for schools and prisons
Indianapolis Public Library - books

Traverse Area District Library - books
Indianapolis Public School 106 - books
Donna Summers $40 postage
Nancy Hunt $40 postage
Kathy Jenkins $10 postage
Virginia Dike $90 postage
Willi Kalu - books, magazines, tests
Ify Nebo - Sunday school materials
Jo Okereke - books
Chimamanda Adichie for her book
Edem Ikoku N2,000
Prof. and Mrs. A.C. Anyanwu N5,000

Children’s Centre Donors 1978-2003:

Chief (Dr.) E. C. Iwuanyanwu; Prince A. E. Koripamo; Chief J. Nwobodo; University of Nigeria; Nnamdi Azukiwe Library, UNN; Dept. of Works Services, UNN; Universitycommunity through carolling and other donations; Nigerian Association of University Women, Nsukka Branch; Vipul Mital; Shaun & Erin Murphy; African Universities Press; Pacific Publishing; Macmillan; Nwamife; Fourth Dimension; Deeraj Mittal; Sinha family; Anambra State Library Board; Walsall Libraries, UK; British Council, Enugu; Margrit Meagher & NYC playgroup; Old mission Community Library, USA; Fred & Florence Gowan; Lee Piggott Smith Howe Co., USA; Dr.Rina Okonkwo; Sandor Peri; Longman; Finnish Library Assn.; Tanushi Mohan; Prof & Mrs. H.C. Mital; Donald & Ruth Thomas; Unique Bookshop, Benin; Mr.& Mrs. W.B. Weisell; Osuji family; Assn. For Library Service to Children; United States Information Service, Lagos; IFLA “Books for All”; Dr.& Dr. Biswas; Dr.N. Major; Ashish Gugnani; Agarwal family; Unitarian Universalist Church of North America; Prof.Christie Achebe; Whately Public Library, USA; Roopa R. Shetty; Prof.Juliet Okonkwo; Paperback publishing; Dr.A..Kar; Mrs.Anne Nwokoye; Dr. Kema Chikwe; Dr. Eva Nwokah & family; Brandeis University Alumni Assn., USA; Darien Book Aid Plan, USA; Ranfurly Libraryt Service, UK; Children’s Museum of Indianapolis, USA; World Bank Volunteer Services Book Project; Nigerwives, Nsukka & Enugu Branches; Goethe Institut, Lagos; Pius Udo; Mrs. Mary Ellen Chijioke & family; Delaware Valley Reading Assn.; Mrs.Evelyn Horovitz; Dr.& Mrs. Huq; Indianapolis Public Library, USA; Traverse Area District Library, USA; Mrs. Joann Ezeilo; Swedish Institute of Children’s Books; Bayard Press, France; Intermedia National Council of Churches of Christ; Ms.Sandra Sparrow; Dr. & Mrs. L.N.Ejebe; Donatus I Nwoga Memorial Trust Fund; Dr.Wilhelmina Kalu & family; Mrs.Ada Udechukwu; Dr.Judy Asuni; Mrs.Virginia Dike & family; Dr.& Mrs. Robert Boyce; Mrs.Jo Alumanah; Intl. Assn. Of School Librarianship; O. Eme & K.O. Nworgu; Mrs.Almaz Matta; Dr.Lesley Onuora & family; Mr. Steve Anyaegbhunam; Dawn Functions; Chinweze Dike; Ijeanuli & Nworah Udechukwu; Rosen Pub.; Bibiana Ukaegbu; Prof.& Mrs. A.N. Patel; Marion Pape; Barbara Owsley; Ebele Maduewesi; Julie Okpala; Lucille Thomas; Intl. Women’s Club of Sweden; Prof. Maurice Iwu; Ikenna & Nna-dozie Emezi; Book Aid Intl.; Nancy Achebe; Prof. & Mrs. H. Gugnani; Enugu State Library Board; Fund for Integrated Rural Development & Traditional Medicine; Chinezi Chijioke; Ms. Sandra Young; Ms. Terri Emezi; Mrs.Enoh Irukwu; Library of Congress, USA; Mrs. Kathy Elekwa; Ms. Ejim & Chinwe Dike; Project 5-0; City University of New York students & Prof. Udeogalanya; Prof. Miriam Ikejiani-Clark; Mr. Dave Obiorah; Prof O. Obidoa; Dr. Njemanze; Dr. Udengwu; Nigerian School Library Association; Dr. Nkechi Mbanefoh; Ann Easterly; Uche Nwafor; Nneka Chukwukere; Dayo Ogunyemi; Dr. Nancy Street; Ada and Chijioke Ozoemena; Nneoma Ezeike; Onye Uzoukwu family;
Kamalu family.

Children's Centre Silver Jubilee Fundraising

International Fundraising for Development
Ada Udechukwu (for Lib.) $200
Lesley Onuora 25 pounds
Almaz Atta (Ada’s sister) $100
Nkem Dike N3,000
Ann Easterley $5
Mary Ellen Chijioke &family $250
Nancy Street (Ohuche) $40
Ejim Dike (for Library) $100
Joanne Ezeilo 100 Pounds
Onye Uzoukwu & family $300
Uche Nwafor N5,000
Nneoma Ezeike $50
Ada & Chijioke Ozoemena N10,000
Chinelo Dike $100
Chinezi Chijioke $50
Kamalu family (Nkechi) $200
Nneka Chukwukere $50
Ije Dike-Young $100
Dayo Ogunyemi $30

Local Donations and Sales of Silver Jubilee Publications
Prof. S. Onyegegbu N5,000
Eneyo Eyo N3,500
Mrs. Phoebe Ezeilo 5,000
Prof. & Mrs. L. A. Agu 1,000
Dr. O. Okereke 1,400
Prof. J. O. A. Okoye 2,000
Dr. Inyama 1,000
Prof. Mosta Onuoha 1,500
Dr. Eddie Alumanah 1,000
Prof. & Mrs. P. I. Akubue 1,000
Mr. Chris Uzuegbunam 1,000
Pastor&Mrs. B.O.N. Nwakile 5,000
Mr. G. S. O. Aneke 1,000
Dr. Uche Nzewi 2,000
Mr. Onwubiko 1,000
Other sales 6,500
Other sales 23,100

Donations during Children's Centre Silver Jubilee Celebration
Obong Rita Akpan,Hon.Min.of Women Affairs N50,000
Dr. (Mrs.) Uche Azikiwe Developing football field for N50,000
Chief (Dr.) F. Odimegwu N50,000+ 20 cartons of drinks
Chief (Dr.) E.C.Iwuanyanwu N50,000 (for cutting of cake)
Dr. & Dr.(Mrs.) Uwakwem N20,000

Additional Donations
Nancy Street 2 M-bags of books
Traverse Area District Library 2 M-bags of books
Indianapolis Public Library 2 M-bags of books
Peris Maduka $50
Una Okonkwo Osili $25
Barbara Nowinsky $30
Keith Acker & Julie Bradley $40
Earlene Young $25
Christian Endeavours $200
Johnetta and Sandra Young $100
Bibiana Ukaegbu $100 For the library
Elisabeth Odenigbo (CCL) $400 For library books
Ike Anya 100