"Do not try to satisfy your vanity by teaching a great many things. Awaken people's curiosity. It is enough to open minds, do not overload them. Put there just a spark. If there is some good inflammable stuff, it will catch fire."
Anatole France

27 January 2014

By Mary on 27-01-2014

Happy Monday! Another busy week under the belt. Sunday I drove the 80km out to Shepherds Secondary to pick up Livi (after spoken permission from Mama Lucy) only to be informed by the gate keeper that without written permission I was unable to take him. This is great of course, that the school has tight […]

18th Jan 2014

By Mary on 18-01-2014

Hi All! I spent Monday with Flora, Livi and Maulidi in town. We met at Impala hotel and then carried to Clock Tower, where we stopped at Milk & Honey restaurant (local food and prices) and had chai and chapatti for breakfast. These young adults are so much fun to hang around with! Maulidi is […]

Week 2, January 2014

By Mary on 13-01-2014

Wow! What a busy week! Sunday and Monday all the kids started back at school so town was a madhouse with everybody buying last minute items. On Tuesday blandina and I went to Haradali (Blandina went to Shepherds in the morning) to distribute the stationery and boarding supplies to the children. Normally, all of these […]

Week 1 – Back to School!

By Mary on 7-01-2014

Hello everyone! So it’s the start of another school year for the ACE children and it’s as busy as ever! Unfortunately both Blandina and I have Typhoid, and I am lucky enough to also have a kidney infection, so things have been a bit tricky these past few days getting the kids back to school […]


By Mary on 1-01-2014

adobe photoshop software download appy New Year All! Thank you so so much for all of the support throughout the previous years, we are SO looking forward to working with you all again in 2014, and making it a year to remember! Big plans and dreams ahead for our kids and for the programme! School […]