Tag: Edukid

Ride to Break the Cycle 2018

After the incredible success of Ride to Break the Cycle 2017, we are pleased to announce that R2BTC2018 will be…….. Bruges – Paris!    The trip will take place on Friday 25th May – Tuesday 29th May, with 3 days of cycling. The cost of the trip is £275 payable by 15th May; this will… 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 »

Changing Lives in Uganda: Vicky’s Story

Meet Vicky. Six months ago, Vicky’s life was good – tough, but good. She lived in a rural area near Gulu with her husband and six children. Her three eldest children went to school, she and her husband worked hard and although they were by no means wealthy, they managed. Tragically, in September 2017, Vicky’s… Read more »

Sing to Break the Cycle

Sing to Break the Cycle Queen’s Theatre, Barnstaple Friday 20th January, 7-9.30pm Buy tickets on JustGiving – just follow the link, click on “donate”, enter your name and the number of tickets you want, and select your donation amount (minimum £7.50 a ticket) Or you can buy your tickets via EventBrite (a surcharge will be applied… 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 »

Rachel’s Story – How you helped Edukid

In July 2015, Edukid did something we have never done before; we intervened, and undertook emergency fundraising to help the family of one of our sponsored children. As we move into a new year, we would like to thank everyone for their support, and tell you a little more about Rachel and Megan. Despite the… 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 »

Alice’s Cambodia, Thursday October 22nd

Today we woke up really at 6 to get the bus to Siem Reap. The city is about 400 km north of Phnom Penh and took around 7 hours! I had a good sleep on the bus and wrote my blog for Tuesday and Wednesday! We stopped at a service station that had little huts… Read more »