Former Rutwang JSS students donate to the school

Rutwang CJSS class of 2001 donated uniforms and A4 printing paper to the school
Rutwang CJSS class of 2001 donated uniforms and A4 printing paper to the school

Rutwang Junior Secondary School former students, 3F class of 2001 donated school uniforms to underprivileged learners and A4 printing papers to the school on Thursday in Tonota.

Donating the uniforms and A4 printing papers, 3F class of 2001 former teacher who joined forces with her former class, Lapologang Mogorosi- Chepete said since it's inception the group has been donating to the school every December, but this year they decided to do the donation before Easter holidays as a way of thanksgiving.

"Every December after raising funds the former students make sure that when they are home to celebrate the festive season with their families they do not forget the school that has contributed to the men and women that they have become today," she said.

Mogorosi- Chepete applauded her former students for the good gesture and encouraged them to do more as the government alone cannot afford to meet all the needs of the school.

For his part, 3F class of 2001 group leader, Onosi Seloka encouraged the current students to focus all their efforts on their school work and encouraged those who are academically challenged not to despair as he is a living example of someone who persevered despite being academically challenged.

"I plead with you all of you to focus on your school, even if you might happen to come from underprivileged families, don't let that be a distraction, strive to be the best amongst other learners and build your own future," Seloka said.

3F class of 2001 comprises of 33 members.

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