ABCDreams was so happy to enter a team again this year in the Canada Africa Partnership Fundraising bicycle ride. Our team, called the Dream Peddlers, consisted of President Frank, Treasurer Lynn, and supporters Mira, Alex, Christine, Kevin, Emil, Janis and Morgan. All of us found sponsors for our rides and I can report that we […]
ABCDreams also wants to thank Squirrel Storage in Mount Albert (Tom) for the use of storage space to help us safely store our inventory of donated items and event paraphernalia. It’s the amazingly generous local folks and businesses which make such an impact in keeping the volunteer spirit thriving in communities.
We are getting ready for our biennial trip to Tanzania and we have some thanks to make… Home Hardware in Mount Albert has been a strong supporter of ABCD’s monitoring trips to Africa for many years. For the past few years they have regularly donated 60 recyclable shopping bags for us to take with us […]
Over the last year ABCD has received tremendous support in collecting donations of school resource materials to bring to the impoverished schools of Marangu West. Kathi Clarke from Scholastic and Joe Crone were instrumental in securing a great deal of donations of books and teacher resources materials. Many other individuals contributed support. Our volunteer team […]
I was invited recently back to Castlebridge Public School in Mississauga this year and I enjoy it every time I visit. Castlebridge is now supporting three ABCD children: Amedeusi, Fabiola and Yasinta! During this visit I was joined by Judy Bernard who was on the volunteer team that travelled in January 2012 to Tanzania to […]