Friends of Scouting UgandaGrateful thanks have been received from Sammy Senkumba, Executive Secretary, of the Friends of Scouting Society Uganda for toner cartridges received to keep its printer and photocopier at BP House in good "reproducing" order. Recent Network visitors to Uganda took a good supply to keep the Friends going at least until the Autumn.
for further information about this project take a look at the Web Site of the Uganda Scouts Association.
UK Scouts donate to Project SunriseScouts have made a donation of £1000 to the Uganda Sunrise Children's Project based at Entebbe. The Scouts of the East, West and Brixworth Districts in Northamptonshire have donated in total the sum of £1,000.
Uganda 2003There are various opportunities for Explorer Scouts, Venture Scouts and Scout Network Members to participate in activities through the Network in 2003. These activities are being planned through a Core Team, co-ordinated by Marvin Takel and comprising of the Leader from each of the activities. We have suggested a maximum of 100 participants in groups of approximately 15 to 20.
These activities are as follows:
There will, of course, be other visits in connection with reunion for the completion of the 10 year Avon/Jinja Partnership, ongoing work by Northamptonshire Scouts at Outspan School and Street Kids Project, Kampala, together with other one-to-one arrangements.
Networks Information SheetA new information sheet about the Scout Networks is being published. You can download a pdf copy here
Network Meeting in MayThe Network will be holding its second meeting in May in Nottinghamshire. This excellent Scout location at Walesby Forest Camp Site situated in the heart of Sherwood Forest. You can download a pdf copy of the joining informaiton here