Rulindo district Mayor Justus Kangwagye,has donated about 50 rabbits to children from poor families studying in Saint Jean Baptiste de la Sale School in Kisaro sector of Rulindo district.
The Mayor said the rabbits will improve their socio economic conditions within their respective families.
“I am giving out these rabbits to help children get health insurance without asking their parents and they will be able to get medical services in case they fall sick,” Kangwage said.
The mayor told beneficiaries that even if their parents are poor, they have to work hard so that in future they live well and get their families out of poverty.
Most of the school students cannot afford lunch so the school has decided to feed them to encourage their education as well as giving them strength in case their miss meals in their homes.