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SUPPORTING MINORITY LANGUAGE LITERACY IN AFGHANISTAN: We just received a Humanity Fund Grant from the Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario (ETFO)
etfo.ca/BuildingAJustSociety/WorldIssues/Pages/ETFOHumanityFund.aspx "Thank you very much for your request that the ETFO Humanity Fund support your distribution of one Hoopoe title in five minority languages (Uzbeki, Hazaragi, Munji, Turkmeni and Shughni) to schools, NGOs, orphanages and other organizations. The ETFO Humanity Fund Board of Directors met last week and voted to support your work in Afghanistan with a donation of $6,000.00. The cheque will be issued within the next month and sent to you directly. The ETFO Humanity Fund is proud to support your dedication to promoting children's literacy and cross-cultural education and we look forward to hearing from you about the project."
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