News & Views

Here you will find all the lastest news and info about what's going on with fundraising and our projects in Tanzania - can you afford to miss out?  Follow us on FB and Twitter too so you don't miss a thing!

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Introducing... Leanne March 16 2017

At the beginning of the 2017 we welcomed Leanne to the EdUKaid team. Here is her story.  So I’m coming to the end of my first couple of months as a Programme Assistant at EdUKaid, an educa...

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February

January

Spring Fundraising January 25 2017

Two brave supporters, Jemma and Oli are tackling a Marathon each in April, and their fundraising for us! Jemma is running the Brighton Marathon and Oli the London Marathon. You can support them by go...

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December

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Feel Good Shopping September 6 2016

Up to now easy fundraising has raised over £13 million for causes throughout the UK. We decided to sign up EdUKaid to the fantastic site to see if we could gain some donations through our suppor...

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August

July

A little helping hand July 28 2016

We decided to offer a little extra help this week for Mikindani Secondary School who were in need of some very essential resources. It goes to show that a small donation goes a long way. With less tha...

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Imekuwa - A Case Study July 11 2016

Way back in 2009 we renovated one of our first schools, Imekuwa Primary. When we first visited the school this is what we found:     Changes to this rural village school included employing a...

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June

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Run Tim Run April 19 2016

Back in 2012 Chair of Trustees Mr Tim completed the London Marathon raising money for EdUKaid and vowed never to run it again. Of course when the opportunity to take part in the 2016 London Marathon c...

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February

The story of Rahaleo February 4 2016

"Signs are to eyes what words are to ears" Ken Glickman Fidea, a friend of EdUKaid's who lives in Mikindani, approached us in February 2014. Her son had attended a school in the local town Mtwata, cal...

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January

A Special Gift January 20 2016

A gift that changed Fatuma's life... This is Fatuma, who lost her foot in an accident. Two years ago she visited the EdUKaid offices for the first time. She attended Singino Primary and the walk cause...

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December

We raised £13,118.68! December 21 2015

A huge thank you to everyone who donated and pledged in The Big Give Christmas Challenge! We beat our target of 12,000 with your help. To find out where this money will go click on the link. http...

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July

AVEX 2015 - Tower to Tower July 8 2015

Amongst the busy vending stands at the AVEX exhibition 2015 was a rather different stand. In early June of this year a group of people from the vending industry, led by David Brady and Roger Bunn, cyc...

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May

April

Obstacle Colour Rush April 24 2015

Sophie, Sophie and Clare from the EdUKaid/Revive office are heading off to Windsor to tackle the Obstacle Colour Rush in June. The course combines the best of colour powered running and a variet...

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March

The Story of Mgao March 4 2015

  45 Minutes of dusty tracks takes us to the rural and poor, yet rather beautiful village of Mgao. A costal village, the picturesque beach is quite a contrast to the mud huts and old school buil...

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February

Route 72 for EdUKaid February 19 2015

  Introducing Troy Van’de I'lsle who is taking on a huge challenge to fundraise for EdUKaid. Along with his brother Errol, Troy is planning on an epic cycle route along Hadrian’s Wall...

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December

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August

#100Care Challenge August 19 2014

JustGiving are offering charities with JustGiving pages like EdUKaid a chance to win £1000 every week throughout August. For EdUKaid to be in to win one of the four £1000 prizes we need ou...

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June

Let's send Daudi to Uni! June 11 2014

When the UK team visited Tanzania in February 2014 they received a letter from one of EdUKaid’s long-term sponsored students, Daudi George.   Daudi has been supported by EdUKaid for 6 year...

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December

Sunshine on Mikindani December 12 2013

What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. Scattered along life’s pathway, the good they do is inconceivable. – Joseph Addison Mnaida Primary school is set back into the hills of...

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Mambo Mikindani! May 20 2013

EdUKaid's Project Support Assistant in the UK, Clare visited Mikindani in April to catch up with the team and EdUKaid's projects. Read on to see how the trip went... I got that buzz, that childish gid...

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April

March

Becky's Kili Trek Diary March 19 2013

Day 1 – Monday 18th February Well, all that prep (or perhaps lack of) and fundraising comes down to this – the night before Ruth and I leave to climb Kilimanjaro. As it stands I left the U...

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February

EdUKaid Bridge Lunch February 25 2013

Helen Middleton, a continuing supporter of EdUKaid's is putting on a Charity Bridge Lunch in support of our projects in Mikindani, improving education in rural Tanzania. Like the sound of this? Well y...

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En route to Mtwara... February 6 2013

This Saturday we're heading back to Mtwara to catch up with our Tanzanian team and see how the projects they're working on are coming along.  We will be bringing you daily updates as to what we a...

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January

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November

Karibu ya Tanzania! November 13 2012

Sunday 11th November – Dar es Salaam I spent a very brief time in Dar es Salaam, but very enjoyable all the same! When I reached the hotel I was staying in for the evening my Swahili was tested!...

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EdUKaid 2013 Calendar November 6 2012

Our calendar could be that perfect stocking filler you’ve been looking for! A calendar that’s sure to bring a smile to your face with every turn of the page. It's only £5, and with...

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October

September

BusyBusyBusy! September 25 2012

The last few weeks at EdUKaid have been an extremely busy time! Not only are we in the process of launching our new website, we are also re-designing our Child Sponsorship Scheme to increase its capa...

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August

Tanzania Trip Blog August 27 2012

It has been a very eventful first week on this visit for the EdUKaid UK team in Tanzania. Not only has Ally (Project Manager, Tanzania) assisted us in reporting, monitoring and reflecting on EdUKaid...

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May

April

Timber Toys! April 9 2012

A huge thank you on behalf of Singino, Imekuwa and Mgao Pre Primary Schools to Telford Thomson, for the wonderful handmade 'Timber Toys,' that were very kindly donated...

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