Category Archives: ASCO appeal for funds

meet what a difference the new transition house can make to Geoffrey and Swahib

  Please get involved with our fundraising week this weekend, every contribution can truly make a huge difference!

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GI ASCO is 5 years old and it needs you!

Five years ago this January, GI ASCO was founded. We would like to invite you all to celebrate by participating in a week of fundraising activities! From Friday 6th – 13th March we would like to encourage all of our … Continue reading

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New Transition Home for GI ASCO

We have some very exciting news to share!   GI Trust has committed to support GI ASCO opening a transition home for the older boys ready to take the next step to supported living. GI ASCO supports young people that … Continue reading

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GI ASCO needs…..

Thanks everyone for your interest in supporting the GI ASCO boys. Below is a list of items that are desperately needed.  If you are able to help by donating, and would like the money to go to something specific, please … Continue reading

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Thank you, Kennan & Melanie……

Kennan & Melanie Michel very kindly hosted a pre-Christmas Drinks party in Kew, London on 15 December.  There were around 40 guests and Liberty Bridge gave a short inspirational talk about GI ASCO, particularly about how the project started back … Continue reading

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Thank you, Jo-Ann…..

Jo-Ann Bateman recently returned back to Canada after spending 4 weeks as a volunteer at GI ASCO. Have a look at some of her photos on FB showing the day to day life of the boys, they are amazing! And … Continue reading

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Thank you QSI International School of Ljubljana!

Natasa Kavas and the staff, students and parents of QSI International School of Ljubljana raised an incredible 1,085 euros for GI ASCO through an event at the school on the 6 December 2013. Natasa is a former volunteer at GI … Continue reading

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GI ASCO operation permit renewed for 3 years

After a strenuous review by the Uganda NGO Board, GI ASCO passed with flying colours and has had its operation permit renewed for a further 3 years!  The Board was extremely pleased with the purchase of the land and the … Continue reading

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Please support GI ASCO by donating your unwanted items. All items will be very much appreciated

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Summer Lunch – 14 July – 6 Pensford Avenue, Kew (Richmond, South West London)

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Help the boys attend Jinja Agricultural show

The annual Agricultural Show will shortly be returning to Jinja.   Last year due to some kind donations the boys had a fantastic experience. They learnt about argicultural methods, saw a lion, held a snake and some even rode a … Continue reading

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And an enormous thanks to Angelina, who bought the hoes. We couldn’t have done it without you!

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The boys on their way home, a job well done….

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And hey presto, planted!

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Here’s Luka and some of the boys preparing the land for planting…….

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And here it is cleared!

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Check out the new plot of land – before the boys did wonders clearing it!

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GI ASCO has bought some land!

Thanks to a very generous donation, we’ve been able to buy a 2 acre plot of land on the road leading to Bujagali Falls, just by Glory Be Nursery. The boys have been hard at work to clear the land … Continue reading

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GI ASCO reunion, 14 July 2013 in Richmond, near London

We’ll be holding our GI ASCO summer reunion on Sunday 14th July, between 1 and 5pm, at 6 Pensford Avenue, Kew (Richmond, South West London). Karen and William Lyth have very kindly offered to act as hosts. There’ll be buffet … Continue reading

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Jen & Tom now reach £1656 from the Bogle Stroll

Jen & Tom have now raised £1,656 from their Manchester Bogle Stroll. Fantastic! And thanks to everyone who supported this fine effort. If you want to know what a Bogle is, look it up here -http://www.manchesterrag.com/bogle/about/

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Moses back to school

Moses is making a great recovery. He is due to go to Kampala for a review next Tuesday. He has now returned to school for the mornings. Once again thank you to everyone that contributed!

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Update on Moses

Yesterday the doctor decided that Moses’ needed one more day of IV antibiotics before he could be confirmed ready for surgery. Moses’ has now been admitted to the surgical ward and is scheduled for the procedure at 11am today. 26 … Continue reading

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Let’s try to create an emergency medical fund…

We’re going to keep the appeal page open for anyone who would like to donate towards an emergency medical fund to help in the future when something happens as it has to Moses. The web address of the appeal page … Continue reading

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Fantastic response to appeal for Moses!

We launched the appeal to fund Moses’ operation at 5pm on the 22 February and by midday on 23 February we had raised £800! We want to say a huge Thank you for everyone who made a donation for such … Continue reading

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Help Moses Lochoro to have an urgent operation

Little Moses has been sick several times over recent months and everyone thought it was malaria. Yesterday (Thursday, 21 February) he became sick again with a very high temperature (106 degrees). Sarah took him to see a doctor in Kampala … Continue reading

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