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[2 Feb 2012 | Comments Off | 2,607 views]
We are Big Lottery funded!

We’ve done it!!  Build A School are very proud and excited to announce that the BIG LOTTERY FUND have awarded us a grant for our fantastic Women’s Fairtrade Certified Essential Oil Co-operative and Farmer Training project in Malawi.  Thank you so much for this wonderful opportunity.
Take a look at today’s news release…

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[22 Aug 2011 | No Comment | 3,363 views]
Great work Joseph!

Build A School would like to thank Joseph Richards for his wonderful fundraising achievements so far. On 31st July 2011 Joseph took part in and completed the Virgin Atlantic Triathlon in London and has raised over £850 through ‘Just Giving’ for us – that’s amazing!!
If you feel inspired by Joseph’s great fundraising challenge you too could also fulfil your adventurous burning ambitions and make a difference by setting up a page at www.justgiving.com – start raising funds today!

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[28 Jun 2011 | No Comment | 4,413 views]
Give A Car

Do you own an old banger that’s merely gathering dust in the garage?
Then you can do your bit for Build A School and help us serve up our “bangers and cash” initiative!
We have teamed up with Giveacar which is a UK based fundraising organisation that specialises in donating unwanted and scrap cars to charitable causes throughout the world, including Build A School.
They provide a FREE service which is available throughout the UK, and can work with you hand-in-hand in the following ways:

They can arrange the collection of the vehicle;
Depending on its age and condition, they …

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[20 Jun 2011 | No Comment | 2,829 views]
Help us to win our Global Giving challenge!

Build A School are currently competing in the Global Giving “Gateway Challenge”  to raise funds for the amazing new women’s Fairtrade certified essential oil co-operative at our sustainable living Tickbird Visitor Centre in Malawi.  This co-operative will provide employment, income, independence and empowerment for the women of the local village.  Please donate at: http://www.globalgiving.co.uk/pr/8100/proj8042a.html! We need 50 unique donors to raise a total of  £1,000 for the women’s co-operative by Wednesday 20th July which will give Build A School a permanent place on the Global Giving website (www.globalgiving.co.uk).
Thank you, as always, for your …

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[12 May 2011 | No Comment | 3,552 views]
With thanks to….

…..the following companies for their recent contribution to Build A School:

City Goddess Wholesale Clothing – UK based supplier of wholesale dresses, wholesale fashion shoes and ladies clothing.
 Tucci Store – Official UK stockists for the G Star T- Shirt,  Diesel T-Shirt and Firetrap T-Shirt range.
Van Mildert – Stockists of the Barbour Jacket, Stone Island Jackets and the Lyle and Scott Polo Shirt.
John Smedley Designer Knitwear – Men’s and Women’s knitwear, selection of merino wool jumpers and designer jumpers.

OSKA – Leading brand of Women’s wear clothing.
Otterburn Clothing – Stockists of Joules sweatshirts and Joules …

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[9 May 2011 | No Comment | 4,535 views]
Days Lane Primary School

Thank you and well done to the staff and pupils of Days Lane Primary School in Sidcup, Kent who have kickstarted their fundraising for us.  They have already held a successful quiz night and a non school uniform day will be organised soon, amongst other exciting events.  Miss Kelly Randall, a teacher at the school, will also be participating in a great sponsored walk across London at the end of May. Good luck to everyone and we look forward to hearing all about their achievements!
Read more about Days Lane Primary …

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[24 Jan 2011 | No Comment | 3,538 views]
With thanks to….

…..the following companies for their recent contribution to Build A School:

All England Gas – specialists in central heating cover, boiler cover and boiler repair.

Condliffe Cleaning Services – A Newcastle based  cleaning services company.
HighLine Plastics – Supplier of fascia board, soffit vents & UPVC cladding to the building trade.

ISIS Window Cleaning Service – a pure water window cleaning service based in the North East.

UK Commercial Cleaning – Waste removal and carpet cleaning specialists as seen on Dragon’s Den.

Eurolag Asbestos Removal – Experts in removing asbestos.
Infrasafe Commercial Cleaning  - A commercial cleaning and …

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[17 Jan 2011 | No Comment | 3,394 views]
DialAFlight – new double block classroom!

DialAFlight are flying high with their magnificent donation to Build A School which will enable us to build an additional double block classroom at our Ngwenya Primary School in Malawi.  Ngwenya is on the outskirts of Lilongwe and is the most overcrowded school in the country with some class sizes up to 200.  DialAFlight’s donation is hugely appreciated to help start alleviating this problem.  On behalf of Build A School and the children and staff at Ngwenya – thank you!

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[17 Nov 2010 | No Comment | 6,217 views]
Castle Primary School

Well done and thank you to all of the pupils, parents and staff at Castle Primary School in Northampton for the funds raised and donated to Build A School.

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[19 Oct 2010 | No Comment | 5,839 views]
Kent Rowing Club – fundraising for Build A School

The University of Kent Rowing Club have been busy rowing their way to an amazing £585 raised in sponsorship for Build A School.
The Boston Crew entered the gruelling 31 mile Boston Rowing Marathon on 19th September 2010 and completed the race in a thoroughly respectable time.
Read all about their fantastic achievement at: http://www.kentrowing.co.uk/#/news/4534534241
Well done crew and thank you very much!