Eurochange are helping grow sustainable futures

Our long standing supporter eurochange are big believers of the great work we do and the long term impact we have on reducing poverty sustainably. In 2019 eurochange staff are going to be on a fundraising mission to raise as much as they can within 12 months. Staff can choose to join an existing event...
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Walking for water

This time last week 4 of our Sustain for Life supporters were getting ready for their London Marathon Walk.   With a 6:30am start on Saturday 22nd September, they made their way to the start of the Discover Adventure Marathon Walk at Borough Market.  The blustery British weather and torrential rain didn’t stop them from smiling...
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Thank you for your support eurochange

As Sustain for Life celebrates our 10th birthday, we want to say a special thank you to eurochange, the foreign exchange experts, who have supported us since 2006. In the past ten years, eurochange has donated over £550,000 to Sustain for Life through corporate donations, customer fundraising and staff challenges. We are extremely grateful to...
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Colgate University Students visit Sustain for Life Projects in Uganda

During January, five students from Colgate University, Hamilton New York, had the opportunity to visit two projects supported by Sustain for Life in Kisoro, Uganda. The undergraduate students were sponsored by the university to accompany Ellen Percy Kraly, Professor of Geography and Environmental Studies at Colgate, to learn about community based health projects in Uganda....
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Improving Lives for Children in Remand

In just three short months Sustain for Life has helped to bring about big changes at Mbale Remand Home in Uganda. We are working closely with remand home staff to implement a comprehensive programme to improve the lives and livelihood prospects for children in detention. Some of the highlights include: Weekly individual and group counselling sessions for the children...
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LSE Report: Improving Livelihood Prospects

A recent LSE consultancy report highlights the importance of an integrated skills approach to vocational training in Uganda. The report was produced by graduate students enrolled in the MSc in Development Management at the London School of Economics and Political Science who are required to undertake a consultancy project as part of their degree. Sustain...
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Sustain for Life Wins 2013 SEED Award

Nairobi, 31 October 2013. Sustain for Life’s Hospital Gardens enterprise is a winner of the 2013 SEED Award – one of 34 winners selected by SEED International Jury from nearly 500 applicants from 85 countries. Winners were announced this evening at the 2013 SEED International Awards Ceremony held at the United Nations Office in Nairobi, Kenya hosted...
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Technology to Transform Education for Blind Children

Sustain for Life’s newest strategic advisor Dr Cristian Bernareggi is leading on a project to use computer science and assistive technology to open up new learning opportunities for blind and visually impaired students in Uganda. Through this innovation, the students will be able to learn all subjects taught at school, particularly English. Sustain for Life will...
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Changing Lives in a Ugandan Slum

Significant results and inspirational stories are pouring out of the Sustain for Life funded project in Soweto, a community of some 4,000 displaced individuals near Jinja, Uganda. Through our partners Children on the Edge we are seeing a transformational difference to a marginalised community overwhelmed by poverty – a group of people lacking even basic health and education services...
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