Tag Archive for 'The Tumaini Fund'

Tumaini Fund needs money to ship essential supplies to AIDS widows and orphans in Tanzania

June 26th, 2013 by Tumaini Fund

The Tumaini Fund has collected enough donated goods to fill a container, just two months after the last one arrived in Tanzania where the Guernsey based charity supports 25,000 widows and orphans. However money is required to cover the cost of shipping a container filled with medical and educational supplies, and computers and clothing to […]

Eleanor Foundation successfully ships bicycles destined for Africa

April 9th, 2013 by Richard Lord

On 22 March 2013, bicycles destined for Africa were packed by The Eleanor Foundation volunteers into a twenty foot shipping container. The Eleanor Foundation received donations of over 460 bicycles from Guernsey residents over four weekends in February and March 2013 at Unit 3 of the Braye Road Industrial Estate in Vale. The donations included […]

New route for Guernsey’s World Aid Walk on 6 May 2013

April 9th, 2013 by World Aid Walk

The organisers of Guernsey’s World Aid Walk have confirmed that there is a new route for the 2013 walk. The walk will take place on Bank Holiday Monday 6 May 2013. As in previous years, the walk begins at 9 am and finishes in Market Square, St Peter Port. The walk goes through St Peter […]

The Eleanor Foundation has a good start with ‘Bikes to Africa’ initiative

February 25th, 2013 by Richard Lord

The Eleanor Foundation‘s appeal for disused Guernsey bikes for Africa has got off to a good start with 173 bicycles donated during the weekend of 23 and 24 February 2013, which is enough to fill the first shipping container. The Eleanor Foundation hopes to send two containers, with about 300 donated bikes, to Re~cycle in […]

The Bailiwick of Guernsey’s World Aid Walk on 6 May 2013

February 22nd, 2013 by Events

The Bailiwick of Guernsey’s 2013 World Aid Walk in aid of Oxfam, Actionaid, The Tumaini Fund, Save the Children, Christian Aid and Hope for a Child begins at 9.00 am on Monday 6 May 2013 at Market Square, St Peter Port.

Guernsey charity variety concert on 15 June in aid of The Tumaini Fund

May 30th, 2012 by Events

A Charity Variety Concert will begin at 7.15 pm on Friday 15 June 2012 at the Spurgeon Baptist Church, North Clifton, St Peter Port, Guernsey in aid of The Tumaini Fund, which helps AIDS orphans and widows in Kagera, Tanzania. The concert features Welsh Boys Aloud, other Guernsey musical talent, and humour. Admission is free […]

Guernsey’s Bailiff will officially start World Aid Walk on 7 May 2012

May 1st, 2012 by World Aid Walk

Guernsey’s Bailiff Richard Collas will officially start the 42nd World Aid Walk on 7 May 2012 in Market Square, St Peter Port. Richard Collas will be carrying on the role undertaken for many years by the former Bailiff Sir Geoff Rowland. Chair of the World Aid Walk Bella Farrell said “Sir Geoff Rowland was always […]

Make & Grow Community Fair at Holy Trinity Church on 15 October 2011 to help The Tumaini Fund maintain boreholes in drought areas

October 10th, 2011 by Tumaini Fund

The ‘Make & Grow Community Fair’ at the Holy Trinity Church, St Peter Port begins at 10 am on Saturday, 15 October 2011. The Fair will help The Tumaini Fund, which is a Guernsey charity that helps up to 5,000 villagers in Kagera, Tanzania. The Fair will sell home-grown and homemade crafts to raise money […]

The Bailiwick of Guernsey’s World Aid Walk takes place on 2 May 2011

April 11th, 2011 by World Aid Walk

The World Aid Walk is set to be bigger and better than ever.   The popular island event is this year extending beyond Guernsey’s shores to the entire Bailiwick. World Aid Walks will take place in Guernsey, Herm and Sark in 2011. The annual walk which is now in its 41st year in Guernsey will be […]