Above Victory Centre

We visited this library in July 2014. It was quite touching seeing this extreme poverty and especailly all the children living in such a difficult setting, having access to minimal resources for their development.

Above Victory Centre R E P O R T    C A R D
In our network Yes
Library visited by our team Yes
Library visit date July 30, 2014
Library context This is the super small informal library located deep down into the back alleys of the Kibera slum and serves the extreemly poor. This is not really a library but rather a small and peaceful reading place. They would need a shelf and a few more books for the children.
This library needs:
(reviewed and approved by ATS)
Region Kibera slum, Nairobi, Kenya
Google maps link Locate on Google Maps (approx.)
Address Kibera Drive Road, Bombolulu – Soweto Raila near By-pass road Village Nairobi.
Postal address Box 21377 – 00505, Ardams Arcade, Nairobi.
Point of contact Ambrose O. Tindi
Website N/A
Email avmcentre@gmail.com
Year founded Dec. 2011
Serving population 750
Surface size (approx.) 60ft x 16ft
Access to electricity Yes
Number of visitors per day (approx.)
Number of seats 25
Number of tables 2 Long tables
Number of books 96
Internet No
Wireless Internet available (Wifi) N/A
Internet speed N/A
Number of computers 1 computer, 2 to be repaired
Services offered Reading – Borrowing may be infuture.
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