Fundraising through a Fun Run!

We want to say a huge thank you to Jemma Mahadeo for donning her running shoes to raise funds for LUCIA. Jemma (far right in the photo) recently completed the Great Midlands Fun Run and raised £265 for LUCIA’s projects in Africa. Thanks Jemma! If you feel inspired to do a sponsored event for LUCIA, please get…

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Bake sale triumph!

We want to say a huge thank you to staff at the Shakespeare Institute for raising over £120 for LUCIA through their bake sale! They whipped up a wide range of baked goodies and sold them to hungry students at the beginning of June. Thanks to everyone who manned the stall, baked a cake or ate one!…

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Report from our latest field trip

In April this year my husband and I represented Lucia on a visit to Ethiopia to review and assess progress on the projects we have been funding. We also wanted to explore the possibility of working with other NGOs in order to diversify our range of projects and partners.We met with the acting director and project…

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Anne joins the team!

Following our recent AGM, we’re delighted to announce that Anne Snell will be joining us as a trustee. Here she explains why she has chosen to join our committee… There are some images in life that seem to stay with you forever. My trip to Ethiopia in 2010 left me with some indelible images, one…

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