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Quiz Night raising funds to help Vale for Africa

Quiz Night raising funds to help Vale for Africa

Date Posted: 12 January 2017

Quiz night at the Three Horseshoes, Dinas Powys at 8.30 pm on 15th February.

Hub Cymru Africa Grant Award

Hub Cymru Africa Grant Award

Date Posted: 10 January 2017

Vale for Africa charity establishes ‘flash mob’

We have been successful in securing a grant that will enable Vale for Africa to establish its own ‘flash mob’ volunteer force. 

 
Fundraiser at the Vegetarian Studio, Cardiff

Fundraiser at the Vegetarian Studio, Cardiff

Date Posted: 08 January 2017

A great evening was had by all who attended the Vale for Africa fundraiser at the Vegetarian Studio in Cardiff.

Bag Packing at Tesco

Bag Packing at Tesco

Date Posted: 04 January 2017

The next fundraiser is a ‘bag-pack’ event kindly being hosted by Tescos main store in Barry on 28th January. We are hoping that our new flash mob will spring into action. Come and join us!

Fourth visit to the Tororo district of Uganda

Fourth visit to the Tororo district of Uganda

Date Posted: 30 September 2016

During September 2016 eight volunteers from Vale for Africa, have been actively working in the Tororo district of Uganda on their fourth visit to the region. Led by Barry based optician Ted Arbuthnot, the team of medical professionals included six optometrists and two GP doctors. 

Twmpath for classrooms

Twmpath for classrooms

Date Posted: 25 January 2016

Twmpath am ystafelloedd dosbarth

We held a Twmpath, complete with cawl and cheese supper, on St David's Day 2016 at the Rosedew Barn in Llantwit Major to raise funds to complete two classrooms at Pomede Primary School in Tororo District.

 

The Arrival of Jackline at Atlantic College

Date Posted: 17 September 2015

Finally our new Vale For Africa Scholarship student has arrived at Atlantic College.

Plans for the Optometry trip to Tororo.

Date Posted: 07 August 2015

The Chair for Vale for Africa, Ted Arbuthnot will be leading the Optometry trip to Tororo this year.

Batholomew Gavannah and ABESU

Batholomew Gavannah and ABESU

Date Posted: 28 July 2015

An update from the first Vale For Africa student and information about the charity ABESU.

Fundraiser at the Vegetarian Food Studio

Fundraiser at the Vegetarian Food Studio

Date Posted: 27 July 2015

60 people attended the fundraiser event for Vale for Africa held on 15th July at the Vegetarian Food Studio, Cardiff.

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