Reaching out through

EVENTS

 School supplies bought and collected for our scholars in the Gambia. They are due to be shipped at the end of the August, 2018.

Family, friends and well wishers came together over a meal to raise funds and launched the Jeggan Cole Foundation. During the event friends remembered Jeggan during heart warming speeches jokes and there were also somber moments too. The need to carry on Jeggan’s dreams and keep his memory alive gave birth to the Foundation. The event was well attended.

JCMF donated medical supplies to the
general hospital in The Gambia.

In our maiden scholarship award ceremony, 30 students from various lower and upper basic schools in the greater Banjul area qualified for the Jeggan Cole Memorial Scholarship award and were successfully accepted into the mentorship program. Each scholar received text and exercise books, school bags, 2 sets of uniforms, pairs of shoes, school supplies and tuition paid for in full.

Since 2014 JCMF has successfully held 4 scholarship award ceremonies.
We also support orphanages and poor families the community.

A son is born, A son is gone!

Come nigh all you who mourn From whence you come? North, South, East and West. A son is born, a son is gone!   You gather together to mourn Who is it you mourn? Mother, father daughter or son? Indeed for a son – a son that is gone   You...

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My Tribute to Jeggan- Fanta Bayo

There was always something about Jeggan that drew everyone to him. Maybe it is his smile, his calm voice, and his quiet sense of humor.  He was a charismatic and loving individual who went the extra mile for his friends.  But that was not my first...

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Tributes to Jeggan Cole – M.I.S Alumni

TRIBUTES TO JEGGAN COLE M.I.S. ALUMNI MODUPEH ELIZABETH NJIE-SENGHORE: When I heard of Jeggan’s passing, like many others I was in complete and utter shock. How could such a bright light and spirit suddenly be no more? Someone with such a bright future...

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LETTER TO MY SON IN HEAVEN –JEGGAN OREHMI COLE

My Dear Son, It’s already been 2 years since you went home to be with the Lord (May 19, 2014 at 3:40pm) and not a day or a moment goes by without having you in my thoughts. I am grateful to God for having had you in my life; the journeys we shared, the...

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Foundation awards scholarship to students

Jeggen Cole Memorial Foundation (JCMF) recently awarded scholarship to various students within the Greater Banjul Area. The 2015 scholarship includes uniforms, shoes, bags, socks, school supplies, hygiene products, textbooks, readers as well as financial...

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