Supporting TABS : How you can help!

ARE YOU INTERESTED IN GETTING MORE INVOLVED? THERE ARE LOTS OF DIFFERENT WAYS YOU CAN SUPPORT US AND BE PART OF THE TEAM SIGN UP FOR REGULAR GIVING WHAT ABOUT DONATING AN HOUR OR TWO OF YOUR SALARY EVERY MONTH? MAKE A ONE OFF DONATION ATTEND ONE OF OUR FUNDRAISING...

Helping us to achieve our target

Visiting the Spring of Hope project On November 23rd four of our Trustees plus a 'Friend' of TABS visited the Spring of Hope Project within the slums of Kiandutu, Thika Kenya, ( Kiandutu means 'place of the dirty people'). The purpose of this visit was to...

Fundraising Update

Thank you for your continued financial support and fundraising activities this year. Once again we express our thanks to All Saints Church Bedworth for their continued financial support in respect of Kiandutu School staff salaries. Thank You A big 'thank...

Prayer and Praise requests

Pray for Our Kenyan Trustees in their new role. For project staff taking a well earned break over Christmas. Preparations for Feb 13 trip applications out January 2012. Praise for Gods faithful provision in the selection of Kenyan Trustees. For answered...

Schools information : Achievement to date

The school now has classes at the following levels; Baby, nursery 1, nursery 2, pre-unit and year 1 There are structured lessons in English, Swahili, Mathematics, Science. Piped water into the school is used for the cooking but also hand-washing before...

Trustee Activity : Future Trips

Future plans for Trips Trustees are currently planning for our next trip in 2013 and will be sending our application forms in January 2012 to Ch1 Service users and staff. They will short list in February and hold a selection day in March. This will be followed by a...

TABS Thank You : Jude Reader from Bedworth

Legacy donation from Jude We have received funds from the funeral of Jude Reader from Bedworth who sadly passed away last month. Relatives requested that instead of flowers, donations were made to TABS, amongst others charities. We would like to say a...

TABS thank you : All Saints Parish Church : Bedworth

All Saints Parish Church : Bedworth  Held Family Fun day on Sat 17th July, and half of the funds raised were donated to TABS. We held our Trustee meeting in the upstairs room and were serenaded by the church band. It was a really well supported event and...

TABS Thank you : Doreen for Kent

Huge thank you We owe a huge thank you to Doreen from Kent. Like so many others Doreen has regularly supported us from the start and continues to do so, without people like you we wouldn’t be where we are...

TABS website

We are currently working really hard to put together a website for TABS. This will hopefully be launched soon, so you will be able to follow our de- velopment and catch up all the latest new online. Watch this...

Progression of our Vision

Efforts focus on Kenya Some of you may remember that it is our intention to focus our efforts in one area of Kenya. Kiandatu is a slum on the outskirts if Thika, about 50km north on Nairobi. Spring of Hope project We have been making inquiries to purchase...

Trustee News

Gail steps down as TABS trustee We are sad to say that Gail Flower has made the decision to step down from TABS as a Trustee. We thank Gail for all her hard work and commitment to help get TABS where it is today, and wish her all the best in the future....

What’s next???

What's next for the volunteers? The volunteers have a lot of work to do before the trip. They need to fundraise enough money to sort their passports, inoculations, kit and to make a contribution toward the project we’ll be working with. They’ll be getting...

What a fantastic team!

The next TABS Volunteer team had been selected! This year we received 25 excellent applications for the next volunteer trip in Feb 2011. It was very hard to shortlist these down, but after a few hours of healthy debate we were able to invite 18 potential...