More students, many without uniforms, have begun attending West Gate Primary and the government has not kept up. Due to the drought some are attending for the primary reason of being fed. As a result the school has been running dangerously low on supplies with many students going hungry. Upon hearing this the save the elephants educational program stepped in. Daniel accompanied the headmaster of the school, Johnston, to the market. Hungry and relieved staff and students looked on as fresh supplies were delivered to help them through these hard times.
Given that the food shortage is likely to continue until the end of the year, this is not a long-term solution. But for the moment, with their minds no longer on their stomachs they can get back to their studies.