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The Souter Trust, founded by Brian and Wendy Souter, has shown their great confidence in the Kasiisi Porridge Project in the form of an extremely generous grant, for the second time. This one was a cheque of £5000, making a very real difference to the lives of the children of Kasiisi and Kyanyawara Primary Schools. We […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
The KPP has received £500 from the Father O’Mahony Memorial Trust. This second grant is greatly appreciated and demonstrates the faith the trust has in our project.Continue Reading... No Comments.
The project received £500 from the Bower Charitable Trust in March. This money will go towards the much-needed construction of accommodation on the farm site for workers and volunteers.Continue Reading... No Comments.
We have been fortunate enough to receive a grant of £500 from the Bower Trust. These funds will be put towards much needed accommodation on the farm for workers and volunteers.Continue Reading... No Comments.
In February 2013, and for the second time in two years, the World Church and World Mission Group, Elders, and Church Meeting of St Columba’s United Reformed Church in Cambridge voted to donate £500 to the Kasiisi Porridge Project to help with our work.Continue Reading... No Comments.
Biggleswade Rotary Club have supported the Kasiisi Porridge Project for a number of years. In January 2013, they invited Kate to address them for the fifth time, to update them on the progress of the school farm. They were pleased to hear how the project is moving from food aid to farm aid, and presented the […]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.
Once again, the RSPB Volunteering Development Dept voted to pass on a donation to the Kasiisi Porridge Project instead of buying Christmas cards. The department’s Christmas present to us this year was £52.63.Continue Reading... No Comments.
Bedfordshire’s St. Mary’s Church, Potton, has donated £125 to the KPP. In addition, its associated Mother Toddler Group, FIRST STEPS, has raised another £100 for our project.Continue Reading... No Comments.
The Stevenage Churches Inter-denominational Mission Project has selected the Kasiisi Porridge Project as its charity for 2013. Following the success of the 500 hens which have been producing up to 450 eggs a day, SCIMP have agreed to raise £5000 over the next few months to cover the cost of building two more chicken house […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
The congregation of St Nicholas Church in the tiny Hertfordshire village of Hinxworth have been kind enough to donate £50 of the funds raised in 2012 to the KPP.Continue Reading... No Comments.
King Edward VI High School for Girls in Edgbaston has supported the KPP yet again. This time they have raised £345.40 in one day, through donations made by each student wishing to wear home clothes at school. Thank you!Continue Reading... No Comments.
Thanks to lawyer Jane Desnoyers, a longstanding KPP supporter, who accompanied a KPP team to Uganda in 2008, the London law firm Vinson & Elkins LLP has adopted the Kasiisi Porridge Project as their charity for 2012/2013. They have already donated £3,765.30, resulting from their 2012 fundraising.Continue Reading... No Comments.
Pilgrim Pat Smith has raised £5000 for the Kasiisi Porridge Project, of which he is a Trustee. His month-long walk to Santiago de Compostela the hard way (no hotels) will feed our two schools for a term and a half. This has come at a particularly good time, because although several hundred pounds are coming in […]Continue Reading... No Comments.