9 05, 2019

Salesian College and STL

By |2019-05-13T21:24:33+01:00May 9th, 2019|Advocates, Comms|

Mr Owens, Headmaster at Salesian College Farnborough, reflects on the impact of his students visiting Zambia. Today at Salesian College Farnborough our new set of student leaders were appointed to serve the College over the next 12 months. Both the outgoing College Captain, Brian Solomon and the Head Girl, Sophie [...]

6 05, 2019

STL Advocate Evening

By |2019-05-13T21:26:22+01:00May 6th, 2019|Advocates, Comms, Scholarship|

The annual Advocate Evening is an opportunity to share a meal, reminisce, and discuss future fundraising plans. This year’s evening was organised by 2018 advocates Ollie and Charlotte who commented: 'We were really glad to have a great turnout with many new faces, and old ones too, all coming together [...]

30 04, 2019

The Big Spin…..the winners!!

By |2019-05-13T21:27:28+01:00April 30th, 2019|Advocates, City of Joy, Comms, Scholarship|

As promised here's the results from the Big Spin. The two teams met at INGHAR in the Tamanrasset province of Algeria. The total mileage was....... UK team = 2,365 miles Zambian team = 4,619 miles The Zambian team are therefore declared the winners!! Many thanks to everyone that participated. Please [...]

15 04, 2019

The Big Spin….getting closer.

By |2019-05-13T21:30:01+01:00April 15th, 2019|Advocates, City of Joy, Scholarship|

The teams are closing in on each other with 1073.5 miles / 1727.6 kilometres to go. It's still anybody's race! The UK team are in the Algerian Grand Erg Occidental Desert and the Zambian team are in the Ahaggar Mountains also in Algeria. Meanwhile sponsor money from our Salesian supporters [...]

10 04, 2019

STL Northchapel Primary School

By |2019-05-13T21:31:03+01:00April 10th, 2019|Advocates, Comms, Porridge Club|

"On Wednesday it was wonderful to share with many of you in our Annual Music Concert. It was fabulous to have our newly formed string ensemble playing and to see both violins and cello pieces within the concert alongside singing and piano. We welcomed a super young man called Joe [...]

7 04, 2019

The Big Spin….continues

By |2019-05-13T21:45:24+01:00April 7th, 2019|City of Joy, Comms, Scholarship|

We say a huge 'Zikomo' 'Twalumba Kapati' 'Thank You' to staff and students at Salesian College as they stop pedalling 'in' school and start their Easter break. With the longer days and promise of nice weather hopefully many will be so hooked that they continue to clock up a few [...]

31 03, 2019

The Big Spin….Salesian keep pedalling

By |2019-05-13T21:47:29+01:00March 31st, 2019|Advocates, City of Joy, Comms, Scholarship|

One week remaining until our Salesian supporters stop pedalling. With true grit and determination they're managing to close the gap between the UK cyclists and the Zambian walkers. So where have the teams reached? UK cyclists are in Advar, Algeria with a total of 1,773.9 miles / 2,854.8 kilometres Zambian [...]

26 03, 2019

St Hugh’s Run

By |2019-05-13T21:48:26+01:00March 26th, 2019|Advocates, Comms, Porridge Club|

Our magnificent supporters at Salesian College Farnborough undertook a run for Share the Light on Tuesday 12th March. Organised by their form teacher, students from St Hugh's house raised a terrific £400 for the Porridge Club. This will ensure 40 students at Luyobolola school will receive a nutritious breakfast every [...]

22 03, 2019

Daisy runs for Scholarships

By |2019-03-24T20:53:20+01:00March 22nd, 2019|Advocates, Comms, Scholarship|

Daisy is currently at University but hasn't forgotten her amazing visit to Zambia with Salesian College in 2016. Having seen first hand the wonderful work we do she has continued the connection as an advocate for Share the Light. Fundraisers are always much needed and so Daisy is running a [...]