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Weʼre raising £2,000 to help develop a library within Highlands primary school in Livingstone, Zambia to improve their chances of a better future through education.

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In 2016, our teacher Miss Baird volunteered in Highlands primary school, Zambia. While there, she would read to the pupils from a book as there were not enough to go around. Some classes had as many as 50 pupils in the one room. Since returning, pupils at Hermitage Academy and the local community have donated and sent over 1300 books. Transporting the books costs a lot of money, therefore, we are planning an excursion in 2019 to take over even more books! Our aim is to raise literacy levels across Livingstone and promote education as a means to a better future.

Reading is, and always has been, a huge part of my life and so I feel strongly about how important it is for young people. I would love to see these children experience adventure, learn and grow through reading, just as I have.

To be able to volunteer, I need to raise my travel costs independently. This challenge is an important part of my experience, so I plan to organise fundraising activities and events locally. Any donations you can give would be greatly appreciated!

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    • Fi and Rolo/eva Macleod

      Fi and Rolo/eva Macleod

      Jul 15, 2018

      Xxx

      £20.00

    • Harris Family

      Harris Family

      Jul 12, 2018

      Best of luck, Morag! What a fantastic service project! We are very proud of you.Love, The Harris Family

      £50.00

    • Lainie Johnson

      Lainie Johnson

      Jul 11, 2018

      What a beautiful experience Morag.

      £50.00

    • Christine Bingham

      Christine Bingham

      Jul 10, 2018

      Great cause Morag. Good luck with your fundraising ❤️Much love from the Bingham Bunch ~x~

      £50.00

    • Elaine Weir

      Elaine Weir

      Jul 7, 2018

      Enjoy the experience Morag xx

      £20.00

    • Erin Perry

      Erin Perry

      Jun 24, 2018

      What an amazing opportunity, hope you raise enough funds! Best of luck xx

      £20.00

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