Tag: educational charity

Girls’ Dormitory

At Edukid, we continually strive to improve the educational opportunities for children affected by poverty and conflict and we currently help just over 2,000 children access education. We started working with our Ugandan partners in 2012 and now provide 259 Ugandan children with the resources, fees and additional support that they need in order to… Read more »

Ride to Break the Cycle 2017

      Fancy a challenge whilst raising money for a great cause? Join us for our annual bike ride! DAY 1 (SAT 27th May) – Bideford – Plymouth, ferry to France, approx 70 miles DAY 2 (SUN 28th May) – Roscoff – Landivisiau –  Brest – approx 65 miles, overnight stay in Brest DAY 3 (MON 29th May-… Read more »

Uganda 2017 – Beyond The Fence

On our 2017 trip to Uganda, the team witnessed many success stories; they were greeted by smiling faces and learnt how going to school has transformed families’ lives. They also met children who were still unable to attend school as they are awaiting sponsorship. At Edukid, we can’t emphasise enough just how much we value… Read more »

The Ugandan Civil War – a Brief History

Uganda has had a troubled past, plagued by despotic leadership and civil war for half a century. As distressing as Uganda’s past is, it is important that we understand a little about what the men, women and children in Uganda have endured, so that we may better understand their situation today and to build a… Read more »

Edukid’s Thirteen Ride to Break the Cycle

Ride to Break the Cycle 2016 took place in May this year, and the cyclists did brilliantly. Riding around 250 miles, the team tackled up to 12,000 feet of hills (depending on the route they took and whether or not they got lost!). Split into four stages over 72 hours, cyclists set off from St… Read more »

Miss Lynch – a teacher’s experience in Cambodia

Introducing Miss Lynch My name is Miss Lynch and I have been a school teacher for twelve years. I have taught children of all ages, from nursery up to year six and have worked in leadership for several years. I am very passionate about supporting all children to achieve their full and individual potential, through… Read more »

Alice’s Cambodia, Saturday October 24th

Today we went to a village about 15 minutes’ drive from Siem Reap. There are about 40 children in the village, but they have invited children from surrounding villages too, so about 100 children go to the project. Care for Cambodia, the charity that works with Edukid, have raised money for a school building for… Read more »

Alice’s Cambodia, Friday October 23rd

Another early start! The hotel made us packed breakfasts and we got on the minibus to a village in the Oddor Meanchey province. There were 17 of us in a 15 seater mini bus, it was seriously hot! When we arrived the children were all standing waiting for us. They have their extra lessons in… Read more »

Cambodia trip – Alice’s blog

  Friday 9th October- UK…. My name is Alice and I am 10. Soon I will be flying to Cambodia with Edukid. I will keep a blog every day to let people know about the things that I see and think and feel. Edukid helps children to go to school. I first learnt about the charity when… Read more »