We are planning for a fantastic 2016. We have set ourselves a number of ambitious goals for 2016. The most important of which is to do everything we can to keep our programmes running for the whole year and beyond. To achieve this we have four goals First – to increase our donations so we […]
We have a goal to sponsor 12 more children this year. More if we can. Sponsorship is for our children to attend school in Kabale, Uganda Securing sponsorship is a challenge – it means £25 a month as a donation which is not insignificant. And for a number of years. Of course, nobody is locked […]
We continue to be proud of our team in Uganda and the street children who are changing so much. This morning our Director in Uganda, Wilberforce, dropped his phone in Kabale en route to pick some supplies for Amasiko. He had gone with two of the street children to assist with delivering the groceries. One […]
We are launching a campaign to get 1000 pledges of £2.00 per month. This will give us the monthly income needed to keep our programmes going. This money will create opportunities not aid. It will pay for lunches for our street children, top up the sponsorship costs for our sponsored school children, cover medical costs for […]
We are so fortunate at Amasiko to have a great number of local friends and supporter. None more so than Rotarian James Ndomeirwe. Rotarian James joined us for our Christmas Lunch and arrived bearing wonderful gifts. A whole consignment of 15 shorts; 10 T shirts, 4 blouses and 4 skirts – the 3rd clothes’ generous donation in as […]
Whilst we will not be able to fully close over the Christmas period due to the extreme needs of our children we were able to celebrate the official year end by hosting the Amasiko children to their end-of-year/Christmas party. And to make it an even more special day, we were privileged to host Rotarian Ndomeirwe James […]
A selection of Christmas cards drawn by our sponsored and street children Please help us if you can with the cost of running the Alongside Africa Amasiko Street Children project.
Recently the Alongside Africa Uganda senior management team were given the opportunity to share the message of Amasiko with the local community through local radio. Many thanks to Voice of Kigezi FM for donating the air time to help the street children of Kabale – Amasiko is a project that involves the whole community.
News on our friend Ivan! Supporters may recall Ivan, one of Amasiko’s first street children, who had to undergo surgery on his foot several months back. He is now sponsored and settled at Amazing Love School. Ivan passed by the AAU office at the end of term yesterday. Our Director Wilberforce writes: “You should’ve been […]