The Big Spin….getting closer.

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 [...]

By |2019-04-15T08:10:43+01:00April 15th, 2019|Advocates, City of Joy, Scholarship|

The Big Spin….continues

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 [...]

By |2019-04-07T15:15:22+01:00April 7th, 2019|City of Joy, Comms, Scholarship|

The Big Spin….Salesian keep pedalling

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 [...]

By |2019-03-31T19:13:35+01:00March 31st, 2019|Advocates, City of Joy, Comms, Scholarship|

Daisy runs for Scholarships

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 [...]

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

The Big Spin….time to join in!

Share the Light UK Advocates and Zambian Advocates are undertaking a jointly sponsored event to try to reach each other (virtually) somewhere between Farnborough and Mazabuka. The UK team will be attempting to cycle the 6983.44 miles (11245 km) distance using spinning classes, road and exercise bikes and the Zambian team will be logging how far [...]

By |2019-03-20T10:51:03+01:00March 17th, 2019|Advocates, City of Joy, Comms, Scholarship|

An update from Bruce

Bruce runs his own business in Zambia.  He has also mentored and supported a number of young students over the years.  He recently sent the following update on Cloudy, pictured right. “I am glad to inform you that after benefiting from the scholarship offered by SHARE THE LIGHT to Zambian [...]

By |2019-03-15T18:36:16+01:00March 15th, 2019|Comms, Scholarship|

Capital and Provincial

We're so lucky to have support from this wonderful company, read about their last fundraiser. "With Christmas firmly behind everyone and the need to flush out the systems from all the over indulging, the team from C&P got back on the health train in January. This gave us the chance [...]

By |2019-03-13T16:06:17+01:00March 13th, 2019|Comms, Scholarship|

Crest Publishers

Share the Light is fortunate to receive support in so many different ways. Loving our fabulous Scholarship leaflets, thanks to the generosity and skill of Crest Publications. They certainly go the extra mile! Check them out at ‘Zikomo’ ‘Twalumba Kapati’ ‘Thank you’ Whilst they're beautiful in the glossy hard [...]

By |2019-03-11T19:08:46+01:00March 10th, 2019|Advocates, Comms, Scholarship|

The Big Spin…..Zambia

Students at Luyobolola school value their education, recognising the opportunity it provides to change their situation. The bowl of Porridge we ensure every student receives each day through our Porridge Club serves as additional incentive for regular attendance. The Headmaster confirmed that some students walk 3 miles/5km to school and [...]

By |2019-03-11T16:13:56+01:00March 10th, 2019|Advocates, City of Joy, Scholarship|

Scholarships – Who will you help?

You've heard about some of our students, read about a few more. Download our current booklet. Scholarship Booklet 2019Download (Print in landscape, double sided) Sponsor a student Make a donation via our website Join our Scholarship team as a volunteer and help us raise funds Share this post [...]

By |2019-03-06T17:43:05+01:00March 6th, 2019|Advocates, Comms, Scholarship|