Thorne’s Poultry Centre, in Hertfordshire, UK (http://www.thornespoultrycentre.co.uk/) has raised £79.23 for the Kasiisi Chicken Appeal by encouraging their customers to put their spare change in to a charity box. A big thank you to Karl Laming, who runs the Centre, and who has replaced his full box with another empty one. By Christmas there should be […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Come and visit our stall opposite All Saints Church, Sutton, Bedfordshire on Saturday 21st or Sunday 22nd September. We’ll be there all day, both days. This time you could win a magnum of champagne, or, for that unique present choose something from amazing Ugandan vanilla to a miniature pig! We also have a brand new range of […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Students at Sawston Village College in Cambridgeshire, specifically Form Group 7JR, have raised £100 to help the Buy A Chicken campaign which we started earlier this year. At £1 per chick, they have enabled us to buy 10% of the new batch. Thank you to them and their teacher Jeremy Reed for their hard work for […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
As part of the British National Garden Scheme in June, Liz and Richard Whitlock opened their Bedfordshire garden to the public and held activities which raised some £700 in an afternoon. There were cake, plant and craft sales, a raffle and a local choir offering traditional songs in this very beautiful setting (see pic below).Continue Reading... No Comments.
With the help of this brave teacher / goalkeeper and a number of other imaginative fundraising activities, led by the School Council (see picture below), the students of Denbigh High School, Luton raised £390, helping to pay for a large proportion of the newly purchased chickens at Kasiisi School Farm. Handing over the charity boxes to […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Helen and Kurban Abji requested their guests to donate to the Kasiisi Porridge Project instead of giving them a birthday present at their joint 70th in June. Helen is Chair of Governors at both Challney Boys and Denbigh High School, Luton – who again raised funds for us this year. We greatly appreciate this generous […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
The Hitchin Language Centre in Hertfordshire, where Kate W-B is a tutor, held a raffle and sold crafts for the Kasiisi Porridge Project during its party in June to celebrate 20 years of existence. Over £200 was given to the project as a result – and a great result it was.Continue Reading... No Comments.
After only 8 days Hugh Wrangham (left) and Andy Mays arrived in Prague having cycled 870 miles from Paris through some of the wettest weather in years in Germany and the Czech Republic. Hugh still described it as “one of the best things I have ever done”. And one thing he’s done is raise nearly £1,400 for the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Richard and Liz Whitlock’s Open Garden in Mill End, Wrestlingworth, SG19 2EZ is open from 2.00 – 6.00 pm on Sunday 16 June in aid of the National Garden Scheme and the Kasiisi Porridge Project. A large and fascinating 13 acre garden. Well worth a visit!Continue Reading... No Comments.
24 year old Hugh Wrangham plans to cycle 1400 kilometres from Paris to Prague, taking 12 days maximum. No luxury – he’ll sleep in his tent on the way. If you would like to support him, his Just Giving Page is: www.justgiving.com/paris2prague. Thank you!Continue Reading... No Comments.
The children of Dunton Lower School, Bedfordshire raised over £150 for our “BUY A CHICK” campaign. This was the result of some very hard work, so we are very grateful to all concerned.Continue Reading... No Comments.
In preparation for his trip to Kasiisi later this month, Pat visited the National Trust’s Wimpole Hall Home Farm and was shown round the chicken farm by Richard Sugar, learning about their accommodation, diet, laying habits and many other aspects of good husbandry.Continue Reading... No Comments.
Children in several schools in Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire are paying £1 in return for this little sticker to show their support for our campaign to buy 1000 new chicks. Dunton Lower School were the first to raise funds, producing over £150 – more than twice the number of pupils! Ashwell Sunday School raised another £70. […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Individual Christmas contributions amounting to £549 have been received by the Kasiisi Porridge Project this Christmas. We sincerely thank all these people, along with our regular donors who have Standing Orders with us. Anyone wishing to set up a Standing Order for a monthly or quarterly donation to the project is invited to email the Director for […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Just one term’s fundraising at the Cambridge International Prep School has produced another wonderful amount. In the Autumn Term 2012, the children and staff raised £559.53 for us. We are still their main school charity, for which we are very grateful.Continue Reading... No Comments.