NEWS

HONOURS IN DEVELOPMENT STUDIES2013-06-13
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In March our Senior Community Development Worker, Robert Kazunga, successfully completed his honours degree in development studies. To help him celebrate, we sent him a goat!

Robert wrote to say how excited he was to be able to share the gift "with my family, parents, relatives and friends at the village. (continues)

STAFF CHANGES2013-06-07
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We are delighted to announce the appointment of John Hayward as part-time Fundraising and Communications Officer. He comes to SEED with 18 years' experience in the charitable sector, including international development in Tajikistan and northern Iraq.

John says, "I've seen for myself how equipping individuals with income-generating skills empowers whole communities in a way that humanitarian aid and welfare can never achieve. (continues)

FINANCE OFFICER VACANCY2013-05-27

SEED requires a Volunteer Finance Officer (2-3 hours per week / 8-12 hours per month)

This voluntary role will suit a person passionate about using his/her financial skills and experience (ideally in the charity sector) to make a real difference.

This flexible role only requires a few hours a week (or a day or two per month), so can work well around other commitments. (continues)

100% A'LEVEL PASS RATE2013-04-04
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Congratulations to the Victorious Learning Institute (VLI) for its fantastic results! If you remember, in 2010 a group of young teachers came to SEED to ask for assistance with setting up a school. The school is now thriving, providing education for 230 pupils in a very deprived neighbourhood. In only three years the school has become a successful educational establishment with outstanding results compared to the national average. (continues)

SEED UK CAPACITY TRIPLED2013-04-04
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Aysha Madha, previously a trustee, has won a place on the Vodafone World of Difference programme to work part-time for four months for SEED. Aysha is one of 500 people from across the UK selected to work at a charity of their choice, supported by the Vodafone Foundation.

Aysha's role will involve fundraising and developing a funding strategy for the future. (continues)

PEAK DISTRICT HIKE & BBQ, 5-6 JULY 20132013-03-28

Would you like to camp in the beautiful peak district? Hike 4k or 10k? Raise money for SEED? Enjoy a BBQ? And attend a garden party?

I would like to introduce to you this fantastic opportunity to take part in the Small Charity Challenge. Participants can camp in the stunning grounds of Thornbridge Hall on Friday and/or Saturday night (5th/6th July 2013). (continues)

MATCH FUNDING NOW AVAILABLE!2013-01-30If you set up a regular donation for £10 a month or more, our donor will match it for at least 12 months ,your donation will be worth double! You've seen the difference it can make in Zimbabwe. Take up this fantastic opportunity and set up a donation now!

BIG HARARE CLEAN-UP2013-01-26
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SEED recently joined with other NGOs, companies, Harare City Council, Ministry of Environment and others in organising a BIG Clean-up of Harare's city centre. We recruited 25 volunteers (+ our 2 staff) to join over 2000 other volunteers armed with brooms, gloves and bins to remove about 3 tonnes of the accumulated waste. (continues)

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