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    Weʼve raised £295 to help provide laboratory equipment and resources for Namphungo Day School, Malawi

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    Funded on Tuesday, 20th December 2016

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    For seven years now, a team of us have been raising funds to support Namphungo Community Day Secondary School in rural Malawi. Thanks to regular and one-off contributors, the School now has a science lab, for the first time ever offering students the chance to properly learn science. The challenge now is to supply the equipment and materials to bring it into full use.
    Mr Mukhula (Head of Science) and Mr Tambala (Headteacher) have drawn up a comprehensive list of requirements which they need to make the most of the new lab. The estimated cost is likely to be in excess of £1000. There is very little state funding for schools in Malawi, so they are relying on our assistance to help them get the resources to make this happen.
    So ... I am participating in the Glasgow Santa Dash on Sunday 11 December. I will be running 5K dressed as Santa, complete with beard and hat, in the hope that you will make a contribution towards the Malawi science lab in return. My husband Richard is also taking part and is crowdfunding another £500 to go to the science lab.
    Every donation will make a difference to educational opportunities for the students of Namphungo. Please do give whatever you feel you can. Many thanks - zikomo!

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      • Ken Smith

        Ken Smith

        Dec 19, 2016

        Well dashed!

        £20.00

      • Siobhan O'Hagan

        Siobhan O'Hagan

        Dec 12, 2016

        Well done Frances!

        £5.00

      • Marie McGuire

        Marie McGuire

        Dec 11, 2016

        Well done Frances xx

        £10.00

      • Emma Fowler-Stewart

        Emma Fowler-Stewart

        Dec 11, 2016

        Well done 😁. Hope you enjoyed the run 🎅🏻.

        £10.00

      • Anonymous

        Anonymous

        Dec 11, 2016

        Well done Frances!

        £20.00

      • Anonymous

        Anonymous

        Dec 11, 2016

        Hope your santa dash was fun. Send us a piccie- did the pants stay up??

        £20.00

      • Alice Howe

        Alice Howe

        Dec 10, 2016

        All the best Frances! Look forward to hearing all about it.

        £10.00

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