16 10, 2019

Share The Light is Evolving

By |2019-12-10T16:34:24+00:00October 16th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Three years ago, a group of volunteers became trustees of Share the Light and registered it as a UK based charity to help move the project, that had previously been managed by staff at Salesian College Farnborough, into a more robust and stable position capable of supporting the important work [...]

27 09, 2019

Share the Light getting muddy!

By |2019-09-27T22:03:00+01:00September 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Ollie rounded up a bunch of advocates, supporters and geriatrics last Sunday to take part in the London 5K Tough Mudder. Whilst getting very wet and muddy a fabulous time was had by all with everyone working together to get around the course and over and on occasions under the [...]

16 08, 2019

Ollie’s Zambia highlight

By |2019-08-16T16:15:18+01:00August 16th, 2019|Advocates, Comms|

No advocate’s experience in Zambia is the same and different moments stick in their minds long after they leave. For Ollie, the day he met Mbulo was a particularly memorable part of his time in Mazabuka. He writes: “On Friday the 12th July, I was in a group of advocates who [...]

26 07, 2019

Zambia 2019 – Reflection

By |2019-07-26T16:58:32+01:00July 26th, 2019|Advocates, City of Joy, Porridge Club, Scholarship|

We have started to receive feedback and media from the students of Salesian College, following their visit to Zambia this summer. We are, as always, delighted to note the positive impact seeing the work Share the Light is undertaking first hand has had on these new advocates. Each visiting group [...]

6 07, 2019

Zambia 2019

By |2019-07-06T07:05:51+01:00July 6th, 2019|Advocates, City of Joy, Porridge Club, Scholarship|

The visiting advocates from Salesian College, Farnborough have been in Zambia for nearly a week observing and participating in our work. We have some wonderful real time posts which provide a flavour of a few of their experiences to date. https://www.instagram.com/p/BzYZ9JYBWS9/?igshid=zfx55bjfplgt https://www.instagram.com/p/Bzc_IHTBTQx/?igshid=tpsrrvr8gdv0 https://www.instagram.com/p/BzdlC1rherh/?igshid=1tgqzxb51pe87 https://www.instagram.com/p/BzgiF7ehBWR/?igshid=1p7gzd6lqjm8h

30 06, 2019

Zambia 2019 Trip begins!

By |2019-07-26T07:20:51+01:00June 30th, 2019|Advocates, Comms|

After a very long flight the 2019 advocates will have been very glad to step out of the plane. I'm sure they will share their first impressions, the start of their Zambian experience.

28 06, 2019

Countdown to Zambia 2019 – Final preparations

By |2019-07-06T06:54:36+01:00June 28th, 2019|Advocates, City of Joy, Comms, Scholarship|

Salesian College '2019 trip' students took a little time for reflection with parents, staff and governors this afternoon. A few final practical preparations were also completed in readiness for their departure to Zambia tomorrow. Excitement was evident as they look forward to the opportunity to see and experience our work [...]