Category Archives: ASCO Needs

Luka Bosco’s surgery

In September 2014, Luka Bosco suffered a blow to the head during a football match resulting in a macular hole in his left eye. His vision started to deteriorate, he was no longer able to read and following visits to … Continue reading

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

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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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ASCO needs……

At the moment ASCO desparately needs clothes. They do not have any spares at present and the older boys are growing so fast. Kalisto, Haruna and James are all now taller than Sarah! Other than that books, art supplies would … Continue reading

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John’s discharged and back at ASCO

Message from Sarah at ASCO – John has just been discharged from hospital. He is doing well, walking around with crutches and has a review on 22nd. All the boys are really excited to see him. Great news!

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