The Simon Poultney Foundation

The Simon Poultney Foundation

Author Archives: Gordon

Volunteer Nurse Appreciated

It was wonderful to have Susan from Woodstock, Illinois with us for a month during which she worked at Kakulu Rural Health Center, the clinic in our Zambian community. She contributed a great deal to the community during that time … Continue reading

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Fundraiser for Africa – Sunday March 4

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Sports Development Planned

It is wonderful to have yet another talented and motivated young adult catch the vision for what needs to be done in our Zambian community to help the children.  Shanna Groenewald, Simon’s cousin, recently visited us in Zambia to do … Continue reading

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Edward Chilufia

We are saddened to report the death, on Saturday 7 January, of Edward Chilufia in Kabwe. Edward was in the Zambia Army for many years in the Engineers Corps based out of Kabwe. He served on peacekeeping missions in Senegal … Continue reading

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New Zealand Visitors

Had a great time today with a group from Operation Mobilization comprising staff from OM Zambia and a short-term mission team from Saint Margaret’s Anglican Chuch in Auckland, New Zealand. Wonderful to have you all in our community and to … Continue reading

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Survivors of Suicide Day November 19

. Your story honors. Inspires. Teaches. Brings us together Saturday 19 November is National Survivors of Suicide Day (survivors being those who have been left behind to survive the aftermath of a suicide.) To mark this day the Coordinated Suicide … Continue reading

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Zambia Update – Friday October 28

Gordon Poultney is taking a break from a very busy few months in Zambia and is in Alberta for a few weeks. Please join us to hear him give an update on what has been achieved this year and what … Continue reading

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On-line Donations

We are please to advise that on-line donations can now be made through Virgin Money Giving.  Whilst this is primarily relative to UK donors it can be used by anyone from around the world. That being said related tax credits … Continue reading

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Rotary Run for Life – Sunday September 11

  The annual Rotary Run for Life is taking place in Stony Plain, Alberta in less than a month on Sunday September 11.  This event, which includes a half-marathon, 10 km run and 5km run or walk, has become very popular so … Continue reading

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Zambia – August 16

Members of the Shumba Team in June decided to buy Costain, the head teacher at Chilunga Community School, a bicycle in recognition of all the hard work that he does for the community.  Today he received it – a sturdy … Continue reading

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September 19th, 2011

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November 13th, 2010