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David Evans

David Evans is crowdfunding

raised of £5,000 target by 57 supporters

Weʼre raising £5,000 to support Nyakatukura Memorial Secondary School and Reaching Orphans for Care with digital connectivity

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I first visited Uganda in July 2011. What I was not expecting was to be so moved by my experiences on this trip that I would then volunteer to take over the leadership of our school Uganda Link with Nyakatukura Memorial Secondary School and the Reaching Orphans for Care child education sponsorship programme.

Why am I so committed to our Uganda Link and why did I decide at the beginning of the current national lockdown due to the global pandemic of Clovis-19 to attempt to walk and cycle (on an exercise bike!) the equivalent of the distance from my home in Cheltenham to Nyakatukura in Ibanda, South West Uganda – about 6,000 miles?

Three reasons:

• I wanted to regain and maintain my fitness as much as I could

• I wanted to continue to raise the profile of our link School, Nyakatukura, with so many amazing friends, colleagues and pupils out in Ibanda

• I wanted to raise sufficient funds to ensure the sustainability of Nyakatukura and the ROC programme, as I look towards my retirement in the not too distant future.

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    • Miranda and Andrew

      Miranda and Andrew

      Apr 10, 2021

      Well done, David !

    • Jonty Strachan

      Jonty Strachan

      Apr 7, 2021

      Awesome achievement for an incredible cause!


    • Julie Haines

      Julie Haines

      Apr 6, 2021

      The school are so lucky to have your dedication and commitment


    • Anita Godley

      Anita Godley

      Apr 5, 2021

      An absolutely inspirational achievement for a fabulous cause. Well done, indeed, David!


    • Colin Ellesmere

      Colin Ellesmere

      Apr 5, 2021


    • Anonymous


      Apr 2, 2021

      Amazing work!!!

    • Chris


      Mar 28, 2021

      Congratulations, Sir, on such a fantastic achievement!


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