Welcome to The Wye Valley Zambia Project
Making friends and changing lives through working together

Jul 31 2018

Our charity is five years old – what have we achieved

by Sue Pomeroy in Uncategorized

During the last five years we have completed several projects

      has become    at Kabwata Pre-School Room. Thank you to the support of the Openwork Foundation and Chico’s team who made it all happen.

  has become     and is being used for      by the Special Needs department at Chilenje School

   changed into    and finished as    thanks to RSM UK who donated the 50 laptops ready for the launch of the Microsoft Showcase School status at Libala Secondary School.

Classrooms at Kabwata School were repainted thanks to donations by friends of the project

       19 classrooms were repainted. We are now raising funds to get the windows reglazed

    Please contact us if you would like to help or make a donation through the web page to Virgin Money Giving saying ‘Contribution to Kabwata windows.

 

 

 

Read more

Feb 22 2018

Cooking at Chilenje

by Sue Pomeroy in Uncategorized

We have received pictures from Chilenje Special Needs department of their first cookery lesson for their students. Their weather is obviously better then ours as they were cooking outside but did go back inside to eat afterwards. It looks like a good time was had by all. Let’s hope we get to try their cooking when we go out at Easter.

Read more

Feb 07 2018

The Ministry says Yes

by Sue Pomeroy in Uncategorized

  As you may know Rotary District 1090 has been delivering a Rotary Leaders Award that has been endorsed by the Institute of Leadership and Management. To date the course has been extremely successful and we wanted to offer it to students at Libala Secondary School and our Ambassadors. In order to do this we had to gain agreement from the Ministry of Education in Lusaka that they were happy with us delivering this course in their school. We have today received a letter from the Minister saying that they are happy for us to run the course. That will keep Mike and Tim very busy when we are there.

Read more

Feb 07 2018

Visit to High Commission

by Sue Pomeroy in Uncategorized

Last Friday some of the group went up to London to visit the High Commission. We were greeted by Mrs Chanda (Deputy High Commissioner) Mr Sakala (First Secretary Consular) and Mrs Chaponda (First Secretary Press)

Read the full post

Read more

Feb 07 2018

Naomi joins our team

by Sue Pomeroy in Uncategorized

  We are really pleased that Naomi Riches is going to be joining our team on our next visit to see our friends, leaving at the end of March

Read the full post

Read more