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Microfinance Group Update

September, 2019 We’ve just received an update from the South Sudanese about the microfinance groups! There are a total of 3 groups set up, with 84 people being involved and actively saving each week. The microfinance system is fully functional with loans being taken out and others being repaid. The

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Charcoal Bread Oven Fundraiser

September, 2019 We’re so grateful to everyone who contributed to this project which saw us raise enough money to purchase 10 charcoal bread ovens which will be used by Mothers Union groups to make bread for their families and sell it within their communities. One very successful fundraiser at The

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Four Day Business Workshop

July, 2019 A successful business training workshop! Many people from the local area came to learn how to improve their business, with questions such as marketing, security and international trade! Following on from the workshop, a microfinance program was set up. This is an ongoing project and will aim to

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Team Briefing – Four Day Business Training

April 2019 On Saturday 27th April, the UK team of business professionals met in Reading for a briefing session as they prepare to travel to Uganda at the end of June. It was a good opportunity to meet one another as we all come from different parts of the South

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Visit to Uganda for Women in Wellies

January, 2019 What an amazing reception the Trustees received at the Morobi refugee camp when we visited the women farmers who have benefitted from our Women in Wellies project in January. There was singing and dancing to the beat of African drums and shakers. There were tears of joy, and

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Fundraising Women in Wellies Project

December, 2018 We did it! With the help of our incredible supporters, we have raised enough money to provide 300 pairs of wellies to the South Sudanese women farmers who until now, have had to work in the field all day wearing flip-flops. Through birthday parties, men’s breakfasts, senior citizens

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