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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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Recruitment – SNAP Coordinator

Action Through Enterprise (ATE) is a small, dynamic charity making a significant impact in Lawra Municipal, Upper West Region of Ghana. ATE has a long-term commitment to end poverty in Lawra, leaving no one behind. We are looking for a kind, enthusiastic person to...

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New Director of Operations!

We are excited to announce that we have a new Director of Operations in Lawra! As of the 1st January, Gabriel Maanibe now heads the operations of Action Through Enterprise (ATE). With considerable working experience in community development, the nonprofit and NGO...

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Happy Christmas!

Merry Christmas to you all! This year has been extraordinary: challenging, exhausting, heartbreaking, with moments of overwhelming joy. Our work has been more vital than ever, as hunger and poverty spiralled. ATE has been there for the people of Lawra, providing...

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Chief Executive trains for Santa Run!

Sarah Gardner, ATE's co-founder and Chief Executive, is in training for our 5km Santa Run on 20th December. 'Having spent Lockdown #1 eating Twirls and drinking Sauvignon blanc, i'm determined that #2 will be better for my health! I've started the Couch to 5k with the...

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Today we welcome a new Hub Manager to the ATE Team! We're so excited to have Gafar join us in our fight against poverty. His wealth of experience and passion for change is just what need in our next phase of growth.

'I'm Umar Abdul-Gafar, a passionate advocate for community development and equality in education, with a special focus on the Lawra area. As a firm believer in the power of education, I joined ATE (Action Through Enterprise) to make a positive impact on the lives of individuals and families in Lawra. I'm dedicated to eradicating poverty and promoting equal opportunities for all. Together with the incredible team at ATE, i will help various programs and initiatives that empower the community through education, healthcare, and livelihood support. I'm excited to contribute my skills and knowledge to this meaningful cause and work towards a brighter future for Lawra. I’m happy to join hands and make a difference together!'

You can see our fantastic full team at: ateghana.org/our-team/
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Today we welcome a new Hub Manager to the ATE Team! Were so excited to have Gafar join us in our fight against poverty. His wealth of experience and passion for change is just what need in our next phase of growth.

Im Umar Abdul-Gafar, a passionate advocate for community development and equality in education, with a special focus on the Lawra area. As a firm believer in the power of education, I joined ATE (Action Through Enterprise) to make a positive impact on the lives of individuals and families in Lawra. Im dedicated to eradicating poverty and promoting equal opportunities for all. Together with the incredible team at ATE, i will help various programs and initiatives that empower the community through education, healthcare, and livelihood support. Im excited to contribute my skills and knowledge to this meaningful cause and work towards a brighter future for Lawra. I’m happy to join hands and make a difference together!

You can see our fantastic full team at: https://ateghana.org/our-team/

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Congratulations

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Happy Friday!
We've had a hugely busy few days and are VERY excited for the weekend. This week we have:

📚 Helped 859 get to school each day by cooking 4575 school lunches
👩🏾‍💼 Facilitated 2 days of inspirational training for 22 entrepreneurs
💊 Delivered life changing medication to 35 children
🛖 Visited 3 vulnerable families in their homes, supporting vital needs and providing support
👶🏿 Enjoyed a monthly meeting with our disabled children and their families in Bagri
🤝 Conducted final interviews and found a fab new Hub Manager who starts on Monday!
💬 Made wonderful connections at Hungerford Rotary Club
💰 Had the promise of a wonderful & much needed donation from a generous trust
🧱 Made incredible progress on our Nandom Inclusion Centre and are just weeks away from completion
👓 Provided 4 people with prescription glasses

… plus hundreds of other things including: grant applications, event organising, policy reviews, team meetings, difficult decisions and proud moments. Happy Weekend everyone - phew!
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Happy Friday!
Weve had a hugely busy few days and are VERY excited for the weekend. This week we have:

📚 Helped 859 get to school each day by cooking 4575 school lunches
👩🏾‍💼 Facilitated 2 days of inspirational training for 22 entrepreneurs 
💊 Delivered life changing medication to 35 children
🛖 Visited 3 vulnerable families in their homes, supporting vital needs and providing support
👶🏿 Enjoyed a monthly meeting with our disabled children and their families in Bagri
🤝 Conducted final interviews and found a fab new Hub Manager who starts on Monday!
💬 Made wonderful connections at Hungerford Rotary Club
💰 Had the promise of a wonderful & much needed donation from a generous trust
🧱 Made incredible progress on our Nandom Inclusion Centre and are just weeks away from completion
👓 Provided 4 people with prescription glasses

… plus hundreds of other things including: grant applications, event organising, policy reviews, team meetings, difficult decisions and proud moments. Happy Weekend everyone - phew!

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Lovely updates. Great strides ATE.

Lots of progress and interventions!🙏

All in one ❤️ busy week indeed 🙌🏻🙅we pray for more

More grace for life transformation

Great week it was

More grace to continue with the good works

Action oriented organization. Good works there for Mother Ghana 🇬🇭

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Delivery of epilepsy medication for our disabled children causes great JOY for their parents! The 35 children we support with monthly medication now have significantly reduced symptoms, which means they can go to school, play and are more easily accepted by their communities.

High impact, simple, low cost work spearheaded by Gala Helen 💚
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Delivery of epilepsy medication for our disabled children causes great JOY for their parents! The 35 children we support with monthly medication now have significantly reduced symptoms, which means they can go to school, play and are more easily accepted by their communities.

High impact, simple, low cost work spearheaded by Gala Helen 💚Image attachment

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Great work 💥

All thanks to ATE for the every time provision ❤️❤️❤️

Great job

ATE the generational changer. Up and mission achievers 🙏🙏🙏

That is such good news!

Gala Helen You're a hero

👍🙏

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