Archive for December, 2010

Yet more Pelican Post books recently arrive at Ttula and Kasubi schools in Kampala, Uganda and the children didn’t waste any time in smiling for the cameras with their new glossy books ūüôā Thanks to Anisha for taking them and revealing a natural talent at photography! ¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬† ¬†¬†¬†

Congratulations to school teacher Madinah Kakaire,who has just won a prestigous award for her teaching skills.¬†¬† Madinah¬†teaches at one of the schools, Pelican Post supports¬†– Ttula Primary School in Uganda.¬† This is her story courtesy of John Agaba at ‘The New Vision’ Newspaper, Kampala… I was lucky to find her in one of her sessions. […]

Today I write of a¬†school in Kenya¬†that recently received a number of books bought by¬†Pelican Post followers.¬†¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† “Lawson High School”¬†is¬†supported by UK based¬†Hotcourses Foundation, and the books received will make an invaluable contribution to reading classes there. Officially opened on the 2nd August¬†2010 by Hotcourses Founder and UK […]

It is with some disappointment that¬†I write today to inform supporters that sadly the Pelican Post did not make it through to the final of this years¬†Digital Hero award.¬† However we certainly gave it our best shot and had enormous fun promoting the scheme and the award and most importantly raising further interest and awareness […]