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How much it costs

The costs associated to this project increase every year as the schools raise their fees yearly and the prices of other materials on the markets also climb.

This past year (2013-2014), the expenses incurred by PromoGuinée are listed in the table below:

Items Unit price Number of units Total
  GNF USD ($)   GNF USD ($)
Blue Fabric (for uniform pants and skirts) in meters GNF 30,000 $4.29 51 GNF 1,530,000 $218.57
White Fabric (for uniform shirts) in meters GNF 25,000 $3.57 51 GNF 1,275,000 $182.14
Labor cost for Tailor (per uniform) GNF 45,000 $6.43 21 GNF 945,000 $135.00
Backpacks GNF 150,000 $21.43 15 GNF 2,250,000 $321.43
Shoes GNF 200,000 $28.57 15 GNF 3,000,000 $428.57
Boxes of 200-page notebooks GNF 150,000 $21.43 5 GNF 750,000 $107.14
Boxes of math tools GNF 6,000 $0.86 15 GNF 90,000 $12.86
Tuition + Fees GNF 2,500,000 $357.14 15 GNF 37,500,000 $5,357.14
Graduate Financial Assistance GNF 0 $0.00 0 GNF 0 $0.00
MISC GNF 500,000 $71.43 1 GNF 500,000 $71.43
Marketing, Promotion (Media: TV, Radio, and newspaper) GNF 0 $0.00 0 GNF 0 $0.00
Various training for members of PromoGuinée GNF 0 $0.00 0 GNF 0 $0.00
TOTAL GNF 47,840,000 GNF 6,834
EXCHANGE RATE $1 = GNF 7000