Blog Articles

Shoes for Africa

Shoes for Africa

A huge thank you to Durham High School for Girls, the Royal Grammar School in Newcastle and various individuals who donated 2nd hand school shoes, trainers and football boots. We collected over 400 pairs of shoes that will mainly go to children who d...

Continue Reading →
Ladies Lunch 2018

Ladies Lunch 2018

Thank you very much to all the lovely ladies who came to our Charity Afternoon Tea & Shopping Event at Hotel Indigo Durham yesterday. It was a really lovely afternoon and every penny raised will go to the children who need it in Uganda.

Continue Reading →
New Shoes!

New Shoes!

There was a special delivery today of new school shoes for all the children who go to our primary school!

Continue Reading →
Swimming Fun Day!

Swimming Fun Day!

The children of Elvet House enjoyed a treat at a local swimming pool to celebrate the end of term.

Continue Reading →
Suubi Money Boxes

Suubi Money Boxes

We launched our 'Change for Changing Lives' money box scheme last year and were thrilled that so many people agreed to have one at home. These are small boxes that are kept at home for loose change, or anything that you are prepared to put in it. Eve...

Continue Reading →
Suubi Primary School Update

Suubi Primary School Update

Thanks to some of our recent fundrasing events, we have been able to finish some more classrooms at our school. It is still not finished but the extra rooms have allowed us to take in more children, so we now have over 100 children attending the scho...

Continue Reading →
Saturday Club Update

Saturday Club Update

Our Saturday Club continues to be very popular and we regularly have around 200 local children turn up every weekend. We try to vary what they eat but make sure that each child receives a really good meal. The children really enjoy playing on our pla...

Continue Reading →
Ladies Lunch 2017

Ladies Lunch 2017

We held our first ladies lunch this year at Beamish Hall Hotel. It was a really lovely day with fabulous food, great stalls, a fashion show and all set in beautiful surroundings. We launched our 'Sponsor a Child' program and we were thrilled that so...

Continue Reading →
Chinese Night 2017

Chinese Night 2017

We held our popular Chinese fundraising night at the Pavilion in Iveston again in July this year. It was a fantastic night with fabulous food, great company and we managed to raise a huge amount of money from the auction, which we will directly to he...

Continue Reading →
Suubi Africa Children's Choir

Suubi Africa Children's Choir

In August last year, the Suubi Africa Children's Choir was born! This begun as one of the activities at our Saturday Club but has become much more than that, taking on a life of its own! The children simply love to sing and dance. There are about 50...

Continue Reading →
Top