Pupils bringing in the cash for Ugandan trip

August 01 2015

A GROUP of students at Brimsham Green School are raising money to fund a trip to Uganda.

Pupils uganda trip

A GROUP of students at Brimsham Green School are raising money to fund a trip to Uganda.
The 12-strong party has already raised about £9,000 for the visit to Hosanna School, near Kampala, and has to reach a target of £27,500 by next June.
During the trip, the students will get involved in teaching pupils at the school and their fund raising will also buy stationery.
So far they have held a race night, car boot sale, collected old clothes for recycling and run cake stalls.
They also helped at the recent Proms in the Meadow event and have further moneyspinners planned throughout August and September.
They include:
Sunday, August 2, family fun day with games, stalls and food at Brimsham Fields Park, near the lake, 1pm-5pm. Second hand Brimsham School uniforms also for sale.
Saturday, August 22, coffee morning and cakes for sale at Yate library’s 10th anniversary, 10am-noon.
Saturday, August 29, car boot sale at Yate Outdoor Sports Complex, 9am-1pm.
Saturday, September 26, afternoon tea and opening of the church tower at St James the Less Church, Iron Acton, 2pm-4.30pm.