The Latest News from Schools involved with Gilead......
This is an opportunity for us to say thank you to schools which have supported us in some way and to show others the different ideas which exist and some of the benefits. We are always looking for new ideas and new contacts so please get in touch and help benefit children from both cultures gain an understanding of each other and their very different lifestyles.
Potters Green Primary School -
One of the parents 'Fiona' visited Uganda in Feb 2010 and saw at first hand what we do and returned to raise more than £450 by selling crafts and jewelry products made by a womens group at our project in Luwero, Uganda.
Burton Green C of E Primary School -
The children at this school opted to sponsor a child via one of the teachers there, so Sabra Tebasiima now goes to school at the 'African Outreach Academy' in Luwero, Uganda.
The Dassett C of E Primary School -
Children from the school together with staff and parents have managed to raise an amazing £862.44. These funds will be directed to the 'Alpha Academy' Primary School in Luwero, Uganda and towards the development of closer links with this small rural school within a poor rural African setting.
Leigh C of E Primary School -
We have very close links with this school and the children have exchanged letters and even spoken face to face with children in Luwero, Uganda via a SKYPE computer video link! We look forward to extending this link in the future.
Ilmington C of E Primary School -
Children from the school together with staff and parents have raised a fabulous £195.40 from a bring & buy sale and by filling Smartie tubes with coins. The funds raised will go towards helping children at our project in Luwero and improving their health.