The Simon Poultney Foundation

The Simon Poultney Foundation

Category Archives: Zambia 2012

Volunteer Interns are Mobile

  Presentation of four bicycles to the new volunteer youth interns. They are delighted to have a means of covering the great distances in the community as they carry out their work on behalf of SPF.  The bicycles were purchased … Continue reading

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Volunteer Welcomed

This week we were delighted to welcome Blair Mobley to Chibwelelo – seen here at the meeting to introduce her to community leaders. Blair is a third-year extension Peace Corps volunteer who has been assigned to work with SPF for … Continue reading

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Zambian Orphans

We had a great time today meeting with the orphans in our orphan support program – seen here in the photo with our monitors Costain, Justin and Praise. As always it was humbling to hear how their lives have been … Continue reading

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High School Scholarships

It was very exciting to drive our new crop of students that have been sponsored to go to high school to Mkushi Coppermine High School today to start in Grade 10.  It is a boarding school in a rural setting … Continue reading

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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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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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