Support Network Milestone

The community support network has continued to serve the community of Mansfield Woodhouse. Despite demand slowing when the nation came out of lockdown in November […]

Focus Point Santa Visit

Following the success of the the Halloween giveaway we decided to team up with Datsa and her team again at Solar Air Sequin Walls to […]

New Venture

With the rise in staycations during the last year combined with the difficulty members of our Memory Café encountered when searching for accessible accommodation at […]

Borehole for Chanda

Working again with our associates in Zambia we have continued our work in Chanda by drilling a borehole for the school and community.

The benefits of […]

Support Network receives Community Fund Grant

It is great news that we have received almost £7000 funding to continue supporting the community who are being affected by Covid-19 .

The project was […]

Focus Point Community Support Network

Our continued work at the Focus Point community centre was interrupted when Covid -19 came and locked down the country. Our charity shops closed and […]

Covid -19 Update

These are unprecedented times and we would like to thank you for your continued support and co-operation.

Unfortunately, we will be closing all our our shops […]

10th Anniversary Charity Ball

2019 marks a very special milestone for us, it is our 10th anniversary and what better way to celebrate than an evergreen ‘enchanted forest’ charity […]

Opening Chanda

Finally after 3 years of waiting our school Chanda was finally ready to be opened.

The First Lady of Zambia Esther Lungu had been informed about […]

New Memory Cafe

Due to a shortfall in dementia services in Mansfield Woodhouse, The Trust decided to open a memory cafe for people living with dementia.

The group meet […]

Chanda School Update

There has been a vast amount of progress made at Chanda since our last update in November. The finish line is so close we can […]

New Partnership at Focus Point Mansfield Woodhouse

We are very proud to announce that we are working in partnership with The Northfield Neighbourhood Management Team (NNMT) to manage a local community centre.

The […]

Working with Cornwater Evergreens

We have teamed up with Cornwater a Ravenshead Charity.

The Cornwater Club is a friendly, lively club which offers members the opportunity to come and meet like minded […]

Building Chanda School Update

Work on Chanda School in Zambia is still ongoing and our colleagues there have sent us some pictures to update us on its progress.

Due to […]

Winter Wellbeing Events

Over the last year working with Notts County Councillors and Mansfield District Council we have successfully delivered two Winter Wellbeing events. We decided after the […]

Building Our First School!!

Last years trip to Zambia left us plenty to talk about. There are just so many ways and areas that require help, we had endless […]

Mansfield Woodhouse Shop Extension

Due to the hard work of all staff and volunteers, the new look Mansfield Woodhouse shop opened on time.

We felt at this time that we […]

Mansfield Woodhouse Shop Expanding

Due to the success of our Mansfield Woodhouse shop over the last 18 months and the offer to occupy the adjoining shop, we have decided […]

Zambia Trip 2016

On May 7th Christine (Mansfield shop manager) and I set out on our very first visit to Zambia. We arrived in Lusaka early Sunday evening. […]

Parachute Jump

Its not everyday that someone volunteers to jump out of a plane. Fortunately, we have two lovely guys who are going to do just that. […]

Spring Ball 2016

On Friday 22nd April over 230 people joined us at Cowlick Hall for what was our first charity ball. The event was sponsored by Savanna […]

Winter Warmer 2016 A massive Success

On January 12th The Trust along with Notts County & Mansfield District Councils organised this years winter warmer event.

We produced 350 winter parcels filled with […]

Al-Mustafa Welfare Trust Donation

We are proud to have made donation of £1400 to the Al-Mustafa Welfare Trust. This contribution will enable them to carryout vital projects and help […]

Mount Snowdon CONQUERED!!

Arriving at 10am in morning, the sun shinning and a cloud free sky we began the long walk to the top.

As time passed with some […]

Mount Snowdon Challenge

On Saturday 19th September Deputy Head of NCC Councillor Joyce Bosnjak, one of our Trustees along with a group of staff, volunteers and friends of the charity […]

Spring Ball 2016

The peaceful Trust are proud to announce that we will be holding our first charity ball on Friday April 22nd 2016. We have chosen the […]

Mwape Project

Mwape is a town 450km from Lusaka the main city of Zambia.

The Peaceful (uhuru) Trust has tried to help the locals in the remote area […]

Chad Pride Awards 2015

We were immensely proud to be asked to sponsor the Emergency Services Award again this year.

Chad editor Phil Bramley said: “There are many reasons to […]

New Mansfield Woodhouse Shop

Our Mansfield Woodhouse shop has moved location from Station Street to the High Street.

The Peaceful (uhuru) Trust works with the Mansfield Woodhouse Youth Project and […]

Winter Warmer

The Peaceful (Uhuru) Trust has teamed up with Nottinghamshire County Council and Mansfield District Council to provide free winter parcels to give to elderly residents […]

£13.000 Donation to NPAC

We dropped down to the NPAC (National Police Aid Convoy) warehouse to give them £13,000 to cover the cost of shipping for 3 containers of […]

Official opening in Sutton-In-Ashfield

The Chairman of Ashfield District Council, accepted our invitation to open a new charity shop on Outram Street. The shop is located in the centre […]

Chad Pride Awards

Uhuru was proud to yet again sponsor the Emergency Services Award. Charlene Burton-Betts (Trustee) presented the award to the East Midland Ambulance Service.



This is hopefully the first event of many that Uhuru Peaceful Trust will be involved in. The Trust has participated in all aspects from planning […]

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 […]


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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]