Weʼve raised £765 to fund Bubugo Conservation Trust in 2017- women's literacy, community beekeeping, riverbank restoration and tree planting.
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- Funded on Monday, 5th June 2017
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Poverty and environmental degradation pose significant problems to the local community where we live. Bubugo Conservation Trust is working to restore the riverbank with indigenous trees to reduce soil erosion and provide a location for our community beekeeping project, a sustainable source of income for community members. We also run the Riverbank Reading Room- a free public library for all, which runs additional women's literacy classes as well. We also work with our local women's groups to identify sources of income from craft making. All our activities are funded out of our own pocket and any donations to support our efforts in 2017 would be greatly appreciated! This year we hope to establish our Trees and Bees project (approx. £1,200 for training, hives, equipment and tree seedlings), continuing running the Riverbank Reading Room and womens literacy classes (approx. £800 per year) and also trial a community irrigation scheme (approx. £500). Bubugo Conservation Trust is a Uganda registered Community Based Organisation run by British couple Jenny Farmer and Charlie Langan who live on the banks of the Nile at Bubugo village, Jinja, Uganda. Follow us on twitter @jfarmerug @cjlangan #bubugoconservation and check out our website www.bubugoconservation.org
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May 3, 2017
Keep up the good work guys, Dan & Anna!
Apr 21, 2017
Good luck with the project
Lisa Butler / Safia and Julien Slotta
Apr 13, 2017
Thank you for what you do to make this world - and especially your corner of it - a better place. This donation is on behalf of my kids - Safia and Julien.
Feb 23, 2017
Keep up the good work!
Laura & Lucy Izzard
Feb 19, 2017
Such a great cause! Hope to see it in person one day... Sending love from the UK
Feb 18, 2017
Great work you guys. Love Richard, Claire and Rohan xxx
Feb 18, 2017
Can't wait to visit. Great work you two. x
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