STL Northchapel Primary School

"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 [...]

By |2019-04-10T07:16:07+01:00April 10th, 2019|Advocates, Comms, Porridge Club|

St Hugh’s Run

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 [...]

By |2019-03-26T14:29:37+01:00March 26th, 2019|Advocates, Comms, Porridge Club|

Spreading Joy to Zambia

We're thrilled that the Salesian media group selected our December article as one of their Advent reflections. Credit yet again to our wonderful STL editor Sophie. http://www.salesians.org.uk/news-articles/featured-news/first-week-of-advent-2018.html

By |2018-12-14T22:28:26+01:00December 1st, 2018|Comms, Porridge Club|

Bringing Joy at Christmas

Only 33 days until Christmas and the search for gifts is on! So, here's the opportunity to give your family and friends a wonderful gift of a ‘Joy Voucher’, provided in a presentation pack, from Bank of Share the Light this Christmas. To provide porridge, milk & other nutritional [...]

By |2019-01-05T15:49:45+01:00November 22nd, 2018|Porridge Club|

It’s nearly pay day!!

When you get that full bank balance feeling and want to share the love, how about supporting one of our current fundraisers? Alicia’s running the ‘Glow in the Park Run’ this Saturday    https://mydonate.bt.com/fundraisers/aliciakember Earlier this month: - Katherine completed the ‘Great North Run'     https://mydonate.bt.com/fundraisers/katherinelindquist2 Jennifer completed the [...]

By |2018-09-26T19:09:27+01:00September 26th, 2018|Advocates, Porridge Club, Scholarship|

2018 Zambia Trip 6

'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 [...]

By |2018-07-06T21:01:45+01:00July 6th, 2018|Porridge Club|

2018 Zambia Trip 5

'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 [...]

By |2018-07-06T10:12:20+01:00July 6th, 2018|Advocates, Porridge Club|

Northchapel Primary School

So many talented young children who sang, played the piano, violin and guitar with such confidence.  It really was a joy to have been invited to be part of such a wonderful evening. Mrs James organises these concerts in support of the Porridge club.  The delightful 'Northchapel Porridge club [...]

By |2019-04-09T12:14:25+01:00June 29th, 2018|Porridge Club|

Porridge Club

Our new advocates will spend time at Luyobolola Community School and see the Porridge Club in action. It costs just £10 to feed one student for a year. For many of these children, the meal provided through the Porridge Club may be the only meal they have that day. [...]

By |2018-06-27T20:53:43+01:00June 27th, 2018|Porridge Club|