“I met Fostina 3 years ago and recently caught up with her while she is doing her rural nursing placement in Chikuni. It is great to see her succeeding with her nursing studies through the help of Share the Light” - Alex
A real Throwback Thursday today, way back to the first Advocates to visit Zambia in 2012!
We are back with our Throwback Thursdays this week. This week we have the 2018 advocates remembering their trip to Zambia this summer!
"There is an amazing sense of community at the City of Joy. The Girls who live there love and care for each other as sisters, and made us feel part of the family from the second we arrived." - Matt
“One of my favourite days in Zambia was at Luyobolola Primary School. Teaching a class was a great experience and it was amazing to see all the good that the porridge club does!” - Jack
“A visit to Magoye Primary School turned into an impromptu performance. We were definitely out of our comfort zones, but it was the best crowd I’ve ever had, and a day I’ll never forget” - Adam
“The longest days were made much easier when spending time with the girls at the City of Joy. I remember spending many oratories with Mable laughing and joking, and getting along not just as a volunteer but as a friend.” - Ollie
'It was all hands-on-deck today, with all of the Share The Light advocates capitalising on the relatively empty City of Joy, deciding to repaint one of the girls houses, an event that took determination, skill, manpower and a lot of patience. However, after painting all eight rooms in a [...]
'Today we had the opportunity to visit Luyobolola Community School, where the Porridge Club is supported by the charity. Before we saw the Porridge Club in full swing, each individual was allocated to a subject group in order to deliver a lesson for different age groups. This required in-depth preparation [...]