Say what you will about Madonna but the woman keeps her promises!
The pop icon, who was joined by her daughter Lourdes, launched the construction of a multi-million dollar girls’ school she is building in Malawi on Monday. Madge, who has two adopted children from the impoverished southern African country is building The Raising Malawi Academy for Girls that will house 500 girls is set to be completed in 2 years.
“Our goal is to teach them to challenge themselves, serve their local communities and develop their country,” said Madonna in a statement. ” Research proves that young girls throughout the developing world are often left without opportunities to receive a comprehensive education and the benefits that education can provide.”
She also promises to to build similar schools in other countries if the project succeeds.
The price of building this school is estimated at $15 million dollars.