Zambia Exchange Update

Posted on Mar 04, 2016

Fundraising for the 2015-17 Kingsmead-Kitwe Exchange has been in full swing since the Autumn term when 12 students from Years 9 and 10 were successful in securing a place on the programme following the selection day held.  To date the students and their families have been involved in busy cake sales at school, quiz nights, Saturday art clubs and car washing.

Fundraising events taking place in March are:- 

Sat 12 March                 Car Washing – Mount St, Bishops Lydeard - 10am to 2pm

Fri 18 March                  Ladies Pamper Evening – Bishops Lydeard Village Hall – 7.30pm

Sat 19 March                 Saturday Art Club - Wivey Community Centre - 2pm to 4pm

Sat 19 March                 Family Easter Bingo – Wivey Community Centre – 6pm to 8pm

23 & 24 March               Cake/Sweet Sales in School

Sat 26 March                 Car Washing – Mount St, Bishops Lydeard - 10am to 2pm

For more details on these events look out for flyers, email zambiaexchange2017@gmail.com or like Facebook page Zambia Exchange 2015-17 

Kingsmead-Zambia Exchange bags are now also available from the School Finance Office at £2.50 each. 

More information about the Programme can be found on the new ‘Zambia Exchange Programme’ webpage, found under ‘About Kingsmead’ on the Kingsmead website. 

Zambian students and teachers are due to visit Wiveliscombe this July, with our students making the trip to Zambia in July 2017.