18 04, 2018

FINAL UPDATE Space to Learn Project

By | 2018-04-18T17:04:15+00:00 April 18th, 2018|Porridge Club|0 Comments

The conversion of the derelict area previously used for woodworking, into a classroom offering space for 45 more students at Luyobolola Community School, has been completed. It required an investment of £1,400 which isn't a huge amount of money to raise but the result and benefit is huge! [...]

13 04, 2018

Our Young Advocates – part 2

By | 2018-04-13T17:09:54+00:00 April 13th, 2018|Advocates|0 Comments

Counting down to ‘Advocate evening’ when the Share the Light Advocate community meet up for their annual event. A chance to reconnect, reminisce and chat to the new group of students going to Zambia this summer. The first students from Salesian College visited Zambia in 2012, prior to the project [...]

7 04, 2018

Returning to City of Joy

By | 2018-04-07T18:13:05+00:00 April 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

I went back to Zambia last summer for just over 3 weeks with Libby Mills. This was only a year after volunteering with the Salesian College group but I knew as soon as I came back from that trip that I could not go longer than a year without seeing the [...]

1 04, 2018

Luyobolola Community School

By | 2018-04-01T09:51:22+00:00 April 1st, 2018|Porridge Club|0 Comments

Luyobolola Community School is a free primary school of Assumption Parish.  Established in 2001 to enable any child, a chance for education. The school aims to take care of the whole person, not just the mind and therefore monitors the health of the children [...]

29 03, 2018

St Hughes run at Salesian College

By | 2018-03-29T09:41:13+00:00 March 29th, 2018|Porridge Club|0 Comments

Students from Salesian College in Years 7 to 13 and their families participated in the seventh annual St Hugh's run. Congratulations and sincere thanks to all that participated.  Our continued gratitude to Mr Smith who organises this event each year. STL advocates described how the money raised would be used [...]

24 03, 2018

Our Young Advocates

By | 2018-03-24T14:28:22+00:00 March 24th, 2018|Advocates|0 Comments

The Share the Light Advocate community will be meeting up next month for their annual event. A chance to reconnect, reminisce and chat to the new group of students going to Zambia this summer. Always a fun evening.  It does, on a more serious note, provide an opportunity for all [...]

6 03, 2018

Our Dedicated Fundraisers

By | 2018-03-06T12:08:36+00:00 March 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Despite adverse weather conditions in the UK last week, several inches of snow and freezing temperatures. Our fundraisers were still hard at work. Many of our supporters braved the weather to attend a candle party to “share a little light” by buying a candle to raise money for the [...]

15 02, 2018

UPDATE – Space to learn Project

By | 2018-02-15T07:42:36+00:00 February 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Share the Light is funding the conversion of a derelict area previously used for woodworking into a classroom.  This will offer space for another 45 students at Luyobolola primary school. We were thrilled by the many generous donations from our supporters helping raise the £1,400 needed.  In particular the Rotary Club, [...]