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We’re leaving our Ramsbury Office

We are really sad to announce that we are vacating our Ramsbury Office on 1stSeptember 2021. Due to financial pressure, we are simply not able to afford a a UK office at this time. We love having a workspace in the middle of this wonderful community, and being able to...

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The story of ATE in Biro

In 2017, I spent several days riding around Lawra, searching for the next rural community for ATE to begin working in. It was a boiling hot day in November when we came across Biro, a very rural community, an hour from the centre of Lawra, impossible to access by car,...

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No Wonder She Gave Up

It is often perceived that the northern part of Ghana is the poorest among all the regions. Hailing from and living in the north, specifically in Lawra in the Upper West, I have found it difficult to accept how the conditions in the north are often described in the...

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Recruiting of a Vice Chair of Trustees

Are you looking for a new challenge and to make a difference in the world? We have an exciting opportunity to Join ATE’s Board as Vice Chair of Trustees. Action Through Enterprise (charity number 1149988) was cofounded in 2012 by the Chief Executive in post, and is an...

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Recruitment of a Campaigns and Events Intern

We are excited to be recruiting a Campaigns and Events Intern to join our small team for two days per week. The primary focus of the role is supporting with the design, day to day management, and delivery of ATE’s Campaigns for 2021. ATE is a young, dynamic,...

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The Power of a Good Book

It's #WorldBookDay! The power of a good book can not be overestimated. You can be transported to faraway lands, learn about fascinating new topics, or see your own thoughts and feelings reflected in the pages. Beautiful pictures, poetic prose, and smooth pages grab...

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Recruitment of Hub Manager and Hub Assistant

ATE is a young, dynamic, non-governmental organisation making significant impact to reduce poverty and improve lives in Lawra Municipal, Upper West Region, Ghana. We are looking for two capable, enthusiastic and hardworking people to join our team as an ATE Hub...

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From Ghana to Godalming: A Democratic Disease

Covid-19: An International Struggle Covid-19 has affected countless lives in more ways than we realise. Especially those who live in regions less privileged than that of the UK. Imagine how this pandemic must be affecting families in areas such as Lawra in Ghana. How...

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Exam time!
Over the last 2 weeks our Form 3 students have taken their end of school BECE exams (GCSE equivalent) AND our Year 3 VocATE Apprentices have sat their practical exams. From maths-sets to needles and thread, we are so grateful to have been able to support our 276 teenagers and 10 apprentices as they take these important steps. Good luck to them all, we await results with tremendous hope for their bright futures ⭐️
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Exam time!
Over the last 2 weeks our Form 3 students have taken their end of school BECE exams (GCSE equivalent) AND our Year 3 VocATE Apprentices have sat their practical exams. From maths-sets to needles and thread, we are so grateful to have been able to support our 276 teenagers and 10 apprentices as they take these important steps. Good luck to them all, we await results with tremendous hope for their bright futures ⭐️Image attachment

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Good luck to them!🙏🎊

Good luck 🤞 to them

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We are full of gratitude for our very special friendship with Rotary Club of Swindon and it’s a wonderful members.

Today, this generous and committed club presented us with a cheque for £6022 - a huge and meaningful donation which will go a long way to change lives in Ghana.

Then, we were overwhelmed as they presented Sarah Annable-Gardner with the highest possible award in Rotary- the Paul Harris Award which celebrates people who make an outstanding contribution to the world. There were a few tears!

Thank you to everyone involved in this wonderful club which has been on our journey since the very beginning. We are beyond grateful ❤️
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Congratulations Sarah and the ATE team.

Congratulations to the team 👏🎉❤️

God bless them all

This is incredible news 🎉🎉Congratulations Sarah Annable-Gardner - very well deserved 🥳 xx

Congratulations 🥳

Way to go Sarah! Could not think of someone more deserving to get this incredible award xxx

Amazing.🎉🙏

We're greatful

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Could you consider hosting a small event at home to raise some money for our children in Ghana? If you would, let us know if we can help! We’re always keen to come along and meet new people – we’ll even help you wash up!

Read about Dee's fantastic soup and elderflower fundraiser at her house last week:

ateghana.org/soup-for-snap/
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God bless you for your kindness

God richly bless you

Thank you in advance for agreeing to help!🙏

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