Welcome to Education First!

A team passionate about helping young people be their best.

Why we are here ...

Education for the underprivileged children is our core objective

Our Trustees travel to schools in Fiji and New Zealand, at their own expense, to scope, assess and deliver funding and associated products to the most underprivileged.

They discuss and identify opportunities to empower and support local education providers. Each trustee is a subject matter expert in his / her own right with easy access to other Education First supporters  or trustees for know-how in most areas of practical education 

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Team members and supporters are assembled into project teams to manage needs, information recipients  and resources necessary to provide support in measured way which empowers without removing responsibility

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Once support actions and measures are in place, it becomes important to monitor rollout and reassess changing circumstances to make that help given truly enables 

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Activities

Education for the underprivileged children is our core objective

Assessing needs

Assessing needs

Discovering real localized needs

Locating resources

Locating resources

Finding people, tools, know-how

Assessing needs

Assessing needs

Discovering real localized needs

Monitoring

Monitoring

Always working to improve

Locating resources

Locating resources

Finding people, tools, know-how

Getting started

Getting started

Making friends with the community, connecting with the children

Getting started

Getting started

Making friends with the community, connecting with the children

Getting started

Getting started

Making friends with the community, connecting with the children

Monitoring

Monitoring

Always working to improve

AWESOME NUMBER FACTS

Education first has many projects on the go ...

4656

Dictionaries in schools

46

Vocational Training Sponsorship Programmes

300

Fiji Sanitation Project - people involved

578

Project sponsors

OUR BLOG

What's been happening in the last 6 months ....

Annual Charity Dinner - 2019

This year Education First Trust Annual Charity Dinner was held at Alexandra Park Epsom on Saturday 20 July 2019 with ov

Dictionaries in Fiji - 2019 Update

2019 Dictionary distribution went extremely well. Volunteers were Joyti & Sursen Singh, Gill & Grant Cossey, Helen Parke

Dictionaries for schools in Fiji - Report

Education First Trust in 2014 identified there was a huge problem with literacy particularly English language and numera