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Working Together

Due to the current economic climate we have decided to devote more time and funds to local communities after all it is the local people in these communities that are supporting what we do and making our efforts in Africa possible.  After some deliberation we decided that one project we would like to be involved […]


On Sunday 28th July at 10am the gates opened on our very first summer fair and although the weather forecast was not in our favour we were still determined to have a fun filled day.

Staff and volunteers worked tirelessly giving up their day off to ensure the event was a sucess and not without its […]

Zambia Report

Uhuru has constructed a number of projects in Zambia. It has built schools, clinics and dug boreholes all over the country in its quest to help the under privileged. Some of the projects Uhuru has under taken are as follows:

1)      One of its biggest projects being the construction of a mini hospital in North western […]

Funds Expended to Date

Since the trust was registered in August 2009 we have expended a total of £76,219

Comprising of
£36,042 – Delivery of overseas aid
£20,000 – Direct Donations overseas aid

£20,177 – Direct Donations to UK Charities & Organisations
Mansfield Heroes Memorial Fund – £2000
Sherwood Hospital Trust – £5000
CHAD Santa Appeal – £600
PDSA pets hospital – £500

Zambia Visit 2011

Visit by Andy Beig (Volunteer) to Zambia Summer 2011.
Anwar (Andy) a volunteer for our Charity went to Zambia in the summer of 2011. It was a journey that took him back home to a place where he had grown up, went to school, learnt to ride a bike and share his meals with the less […]

Nottingham Shop Now Open

On the 11 October 2010 we opened the doors to our second shop.

This is a fantastic achievement so soon after opening our 1st shop.

This is all down to hard work of our volunteers and you the members of the public supporting our cause.