Masks for teachers at Nekacheya School

Masks for teachers at Nekacheya School

Today Grade 7 (the senior year in primary schools) returned to school in Zambia. Face masks are obligatory and we have supplied them for the staff at Nekacheya School in Livingstone which we support. The masks were made by Tiyese (‘Let’s Try’) Craft Initiative which...

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One project helping another

One project helping another

It’s great to have different parts of the Zambezi Sunrise ‘family’ supporting each other. Tomorrow Grade 7 in Zambia returns to school for the first time since the Coronavirus lockdown, including at Nekacheya School which we support. We are supplying the mandatory...

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Progress at a difficult time

Progress at a difficult time

We’re delighted to say that, despite everything, we are still making progress in Zambia. As well as securing the long term future of schools we support during the course of the pandemic through the payment of rents, rates, government registrations, and water and...

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American fundraiser for Nekacheya

American fundraiser for Nekacheya

So here’s a thing. An amazing fundraiser in America that Zambezi Sunrise is supporting to help Nekacheya School in Livingstone has reached it’s initial goal of $1,000 in two days! A huge shout out goes to ex Nekacheya volunteer Katie O'Mara Cline and everyone who has...

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New toilets under construction at Linda Community School

New toilets under construction at Linda Community School

We’re pleased to say that, despite everything at this difficult time, we have been able to make more progress in Zambia. The photos show work that has been ongoing over recent days constructing additional toilets at Linda Community School. We are very grateful to...

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Tiyese Craft Initiative making face masks

Tiyese Craft Initiative making face masks

The ladies of Tiyese Craft Initiative (which we helped establish in 2017) have turned their talents to making face masks, which are now mandatory in Zambia in public places. Just a year ago we supplied these pedal powered sewing machines to make delegate bags for the...

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Maintaining links between schools

Maintaining links between schools

One of the things we do is foster links between schools. When our trustees returned from Zambia to the U.K. in January, they brought with them letters from Zambian schools for five schools in England. Unfortunately, we were only able to deliver one set before schools...

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New water tank for Nekacheya

New water tank for Nekacheya

Although all schools have been closed in Zambia for several weeks as a precautionary measure against Coronavirus, we have still been able to make some progress despite the present difficulties. Yesterday Nekacheya School in Livingstone took delivery of a 5000 litre...

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Good news from Australia at Easter

Good news from Australia at Easter

Happy Easter everyone. Amidst all the difficulties at the present time, we’re happy to report a good news story. Before they closed as a precaution against Coronavirus, Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Primary School in Randwick, NSW, Australia, had a cake stall...

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