A very warm thank you to all the generous donors – we now have the funds to cover the expected costs for the Chileleko Well Project in Zambia. The project will be underway early in 2015, and the well will provide much needed clean water for drinking, sanitation and growing crops – clean water which […]
The schools are closed at the moment, like other schools in Sierra Leone, due to the Ebola outbreak, but we’re pleased to say that when the children return, there will be new desks in several of the classes, thanks to the generosity of a donor.
See our first news on this exciting new project by clicking on ‘Other Projects’
To date, the outbreak has claimed 562 lives in Sierra Leone, and this weekend the whole population has to stay at home. We have no reports yet of the virus in the direct area of the school, but there have been cases in Freetown & Waterloo, not far away. We join with many others praying […]
Our friend Alison Hickman visited the schools on 20th August – all well, and lots of activity preparing for the new school year!
We have achieved a successful ‘soft launch’ of the sponsorship scheme – please come back for news of how you can be involved. #UPDATE# You can now find more information on the sponsorship scheme here.
A huge ‘thank you’ to Redditch United FC for allowing us to carry out a matchday collection – the money collected will go a long way in Sierra Leone, with classroom furniture the first aim.
Our chair of trustees, Richard Clark, left to visit the schools on 5th November with laptop, scanner, paper and much more.