7 07, 2018

2018 Zambia Trip 7

By | 2018-07-07T23:02:44+00:00 July 7th, 2018|Advocates|0 Comments

The advocates have had a long drive down to Livingstone today. They watched the sunset at the David Livingstone Lodge and the eager football fans amongst them managed to watch the match. They have enjoyed a delicious supper at Cafe Zambezi this evening. Everyone is very excited to see [...]

6 07, 2018

2018 Zambia Trip 5

By | 2018-07-06T10:12:20+00:00 July 6th, 2018|Advocates, Porridge Club|0 Comments

'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 [...]

5 07, 2018

2018 – Zambia Trip 4

By | 2018-07-05T00:04:32+00:00 July 5th, 2018|Advocates, City of Joy|0 Comments

Yesterday was another busy day for our Advocates in Zambia. From the update received via Richard I understand that they were working hard at the City of Joy helping to renovate the girls’ homes. The local team who are building the ‘farm’ were also at the City of Joy [...]

3 07, 2018

2018 Zambia Trip 3

By | 2018-07-03T23:12:54+00:00 July 3rd, 2018|Advocates|0 Comments

‘Today we went to the Chikuni Radio Station. We left the City of Joy at about 8:30, all of us, volunteers and girls, bundled into the bus. It was an hour long trip to the Chikuni Radio Station and surrounding community. Firstly, we had a tour round the studio and [...]

2 07, 2018

2018 Zambia Trip 2

By | 2018-07-02T20:17:24+00:00 July 2nd, 2018|Advocates, City of Joy|0 Comments

‘After a long journey, we all arrived safely in Zambia, with a very warm welcome from the girls, with lots of smiles on their faces, which included lots of singing! This was followed by a showcase which they had prepared for us with typical Zambian dancing and singing - [...]

21 06, 2018

“Throwback Thursday” Zambia 2017

By | 2018-06-26T18:11:38+00:00 June 21st, 2018|Advocates|0 Comments

Joe remembers his final morning in Zambia— a couple of us woke up at 5 to say goodbye to the girls before they left for school and one of the girls, Mable, said something to me which has stuck with me ever since. Her last words to me before [...]

19 06, 2018

STL 2018 Advocates to Zambia

By | 2018-06-19T17:16:38+00:00 June 19th, 2018|Advocates|0 Comments

The next group of students from Salesian College (Farnborough) and Salesian Sarria (Barcelona) will soon be travelling to Zambia to see first-hand the work that Share the Light is undertaking. Excitement is building!  Here’s a few of their responses when asked what they're looking forward to from the trip…… [...]

4 06, 2018

Salesians de Sarria

By | 2018-06-04T20:49:24+00:00 June 4th, 2018|Advocates|0 Comments

‘I was pleased to meet some of the students who visited Zambia in previous years with Share the Light and delighted to find out that they are still involved and fundraising. They recently ran a roses for lovers stall in the centre of Barcelona on St [...]

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 [...]