Construction site handover for Nas school library

After a few delays, we’re now delighted to report that the construction site for the Nas Library has been passed over to the contractors. The government representative from DebreBerhan District, the school administrator, the contractor and Kidist from Developing Families Together (DFT) were all present at the construction site handover meeting earlier this month. All being well,…

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Carillion supports Nas school library

Carillion plc, the company who are currently building the new Main Library at the University of Birmingham, have donated £500 from the Carillion Charity Fund towards our project to build a school library in Nas.  Carillion staff working at the University site nominated LUCIA, and Neil Rudge, Community Regeneration Manager with Carillion Construction Services, presented the cheque to two…

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Summer Draw Winners

Thank you to everyone who purchased a ticket for our Super Summer Draw.  The winning tickets were drawn in the late summer sun at the University of Birmingham Community Day on 6th September, and the winners are listed below. Commiserations to those who weren’t lucky this time, but your money will be well spent, and…

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LUCIA supports Fairtrade

LUCIA Charity celebrated World Fairtrade Day on 9th May with a Fairtrade Quiz at its fundraising event starring Carlo Mahalo & the G Strings (Birmingham’s premier ukulele band!). The lucky winner of the quiz won a hamper of delicious Fairtrade products kindly donated by Peros. The hamper was handed over by Ethiopian visitor Ebise who…

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