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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)

DUDZU COMMUNITY WOODLOT2012-12-19

All ages turned out to plant gum tree seedlings in the community 'woodlot' (plantation of gum trees) in Dudzu this week, after the rains finally came.

These trees will provide a sustainable source of income, firewood and building material in a few years' time. They can be harvested whilst the 'mother' continues to grow. (continues)

FOR EVERY CHILD, A TREE2012-12-09
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We participated in "Every child a tree" commemorations held at the University of Zimbabwe on National Tree Planting Day (3 Dec). Pupils from four schools planted trees and recited poems about the environment. VIP Guests included Byron Black, Zimbabwe's former international tennis star who is now Environment Africa's goodwill ambassador, who led by example by planting the first tree. (continues)

PEANUT BUTTER AND WASHING-UP LIQUID2012-11-15

Our product-making skills course has finished with a flourish! The 25 students organised a graduation party for themselves, and many were delighted to receive their first ever certificate. They are already forming a co-operative to make and sell washing-up liquid and peanut butter with their new skills. (continues)

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