By: Mohamed Basiru Sanusi
A UK based Sierra Leonean Philanthropist, Reginald Larry Cole, has awarded scholarships to 100 pupils of Saint
Edwards Primary and 50 of Saint Francis Secondary in Makeni.
He also donated assorted food items as well as £20,000 cash payment.
According to Larry Cole, St. Edwards Primary, St. Edwards Secondary and St Francis Secondary in Makeni are just the starting point but more other schools will benefit in the near future.
The Old boys associations and Staff of the three schools that first benefited expressed delight at the wonderful gesture demonstrated by Larry Cole towards the education of a coming generation.
He urged Sierra Leoneans that together we can build a bigger & better learning environment for the next generation regardless of their background and challenges faced by the school system.
Reginald Larry Cole an Author and an Entrepreneur admonished the pupils to make effective use of the scholarship by studying very hard.
Larry- Cole is head of business for Buy2Letcars.com & Wheels4Sure.com. He is also the founder and CEO of the world’s first car leasing company funded by people for people.
The companies now have £22million under management and partners with 13 manufacturers and strategic partner to Uber and easy Car Club.