A taste of Italy

On Wednesday 8th April 2015, we held a “taste of Italy” evening at Giacomo’s Italian Restaurant, in Sevenoaks. We had a fantastic evening of food, bubbly, a raffle/auction and entertainment (Adam Hoffman). Our Patron Kirsty J Curtis was also there and we are so grateful for her time. We managed to raise...

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Sad news of released Serval Kovu

Sad news from the Lilongwe Wildlife Centre Some of you may remember Kovu, a serval that we rescued as an orphaned kitten and rehabilitated ready for release back into the wild last July. Sadly he was killed by a poacher within just one month of release. Whilst we always like...

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January Blue’s Bowling

On Sunday 18th January 2015, we held our second Bowling event at the Bowlplex, Tunbridge Wells. With medals for the Winners, and looser!, cakes, cookies, sweets and our Patron Kirsty J Curtis we had a fun filled afternoon! We managed to raise £446.10 for the Tongole Foundation! A great start...

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Borehole – the beginning!

The borehole at the new school site was presented as a Christmas gift to the community just before Christmas. There was a lot of jubilation and ululating! Even the group Village Headman couldn’t avoid smiling! Group Village Headman Kalirangwe and all his people were all smiles when the borehole was...

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New Toilets!

In December 2014, we were proud to have built and completed new toilets at Mwalawatongole School. Before: After: Normally, girls drop out of School when they reach puberty due to poor sanitary conditions. By us building toilets that in a better condition and private, we hope girls will continue through...

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Christmas Drinks

   We invited our supporters along to the Vine, in Goudhurst for a Christmas drink to thank them for all the support we receive. We did ask for a very small donation and raised £110.50 which has gone into our “build a School” funds. Thank you again to everyone who...

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A taste of India

On Thursday 20th November, we held an evening at the Taj of Kent in Marden, “a taste of India” and what a great evening we had! We managed to fully book the restaurant and the atmosphere was incredible! Guests enjoyed a mixed starter, followed by a selection of Indian food...

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The Nuts Challenge raised…

an incredible £7,659.67 for the Tongole Foundation! Steve, Lou & Han took on the Mud Run back in August and are so grateful for the support they recieved! The St James’s Place Foundation gave us 50p for every £1 raised, and for this we are so grateful! Thank you again to everyone...

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Bertha’s Story

Wickly Kaludzi, a parent of three children, two girls and one boy, upon hearing that Bentry was visiting the area couldn’t resist to tell the story about the chicken project. He rushed up to him and said, “The Tongole Foundation is doing a great job. You gave me three chickens...

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Masquerade Ball

On Friday 31st October 2014, the Vine in Goudhurst held a Halloween Masquerade Ball in aid of the Tongole Foundation. With live music, a fantastic raffle, a Halloween buffet and special cocktails, they managed to raise an amazing £1,070.00 for our “build a School” project! Everyone made such an effort...

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