Latest News from Abaana http://www.abaana.org/news Latest News from Abaana en-uk Copyright 2017 Abaana roger@abaana.org (Roger Gowdy) andrewtopping@thoughtcollective.com (Andrew Topping) 60 Exciting New Job Opportunity! We have a new post which will cover a range of core administrative tasks and is now open for applications. This is an exciting full time administrative post based at our Bangor offices on High Street.

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Office & Shop Closure for Easter The Abaana Shop and Office will be closed Easter Monday & Easter Tuesday.  Enjoy your Easter holidays!

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New Life Choir Merchandise Available! You are in for a treat! New Life Choir merchandise can now be purchased online.

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Come and See the New Life Choir! The New Life Choir are on the road! If you would like to find out where they are touring and when you can attend a concert near you, check out our list of tour dates, available here:

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Youth Team Applications to Uganda Abaana are welcoming applications to join the Youth Team to Uganda! This team is open to anyone aged 17 – 30, who wants to make an impact to the lives of children in Uganda!

Dates of travel: 10th July – 27th July 2017

You will be part of a dynamic team, meeting with street kids at our Street Reach programme, travelling to northern Uganda to help build part of a school, and working with children in our primary schools.

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Gift of Hope Vouchers Looking for a special gift to help celebrate an occasion? Why not buy a Gift of Hope, a present that will change lives in Africa? Also they are the perfect gift for teachers who get plenty of chocolate or smelly stuff!

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Office Closure for Christmas The Abaana Office is closed from 20th December 2016 will and reopen on 3rd January 2017.

We would like to wish all our supporters a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

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Challenge 48 is Back Take up a challenge and this Christmas you could change someone’s world! Join our Challenge 48 Event by sleeping on the streets from 9th–11th December, or fasting for 24–48 hours.

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Changing Lives as a Chaperone Would you like the opportunity to tour with the New Life Choir across the UK and Ireland? We are looking for volunteers to travel alongside the choir and play a massive role in the lives of 20 Ugandan children by caring for and mentoring these boys and girls as they experience a completely new culture.

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Youth Team Uganda 2016 Youth Team Uganda 2016 are now welcoming applications!

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Abaana Abseil – Step Over The Edge Come and join us for a fantastic challenge, abseiling 120ft down the Europa Hotel in Belfast on Saturday, 10th September all in aid of our New Life Choir!

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Exciting New Job Opportunities! Our Charity Shop Managers’ positions have become available and are open for applications. These are two exciting part–time posts based at 78 High Street, Bangor. Full–time applications are also welcome.

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From the Streets to Family Reconciliation! Thanks to our donors, Charles is happy at home!

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New Life Choir – Uganda is coming to you! In 2017, Abaana will be bringing a choir of 20 children from Uganda to UK & Ireland to tour for four months. We are currently booking concerts in Churches, Schools and other venues. Find out more about how you can get involved with the choir or bring the choir to your area. 

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Exciting New Job Opportunity! Our Child Sponsorship Co–ordinator position has become available and is open for applications. This is an exciting full time post based at our Bangor offices on High Street.

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Star Wars Episode VII Abaana is very excited to be hosting Star Wars Ep. VII on Saturday 19th December.  All proceeds go to our work with children in Uganda.

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Challenge 48 2015 This Christmas you could change someone’s world! Join our Challenge 48 Event by sleeping on the streets from 11th – 13th December, or fasting for 24–48 hours.

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Bangor Grammar takes on Coo–rom Challenge! Bangor Grammar School have taken on the challenge of raising funds to build a new school for the pupils of Coo–rom Tekwir Primary, northern Uganda.  As future benefactors of a new school themselves it is fitting that they are going to support the education of these children in Uganda.

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New Life Charity Ball The date for our Charity Ball is fast approaching!  Our 2014 Charity Ball is being held on Friday 26th September at La Mon Hotel, Belfast.  Tickets will cost £40 and all proceeds are to help street children in Uganda.

 

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Football 4 Africa World Cup Fantasy League  Join our World Cup Fantasy League and do some good in Africa!

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Run for Abaana The Belfast Marathon is just over a month away. Take part in this amazing event and do some good for kids in Africa.

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TEAMS 2014 Always wanted to go to Africa? Eager to have an experience you’ll never forget? Want to have a positive impact on others lives?

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Christmas Cards Every year we sell Christmas cards with the proceeds going towards our projects in Africa.  Buying these cards will make a difference in the lives of children who will receive nothing this Christmas.

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Christmas comes early for Strathearn Primary. Thanks to some donations from Abaana supporters, the children at Strathearn have their first school playground. Already the slides, roundabout and swings have brought a lot of joy, happiness and fun to the school and community.                                 

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An Evening with the Belfast Community Gospel Choir Join us for a special concert in Celebration of 15 years of helping children in Africa! This will be an evening of joyful entertainment provided by the Belfast Community Gospel Choir. Tickets are available at the door.

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Challenge 48! We are excited to launch Challenge 48 2013! Our aim is to see 500 people giving up 48 hours of their time for one of our challenge events.

In 2011 we started with a 48 hour sponsored sleepout…last year we had a total of 6 challenge events and raised over £14,000 and this year we want to do even more!

The six challenge events are:

Sleepout, Silence, Salary Sacrifice, Technology Ban, Bare Feet & Fast.

Click below for more details!

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Projects Co–ordinator Job Opportunity A Projects Co–ordinator position has become available and is now open for applications. This is an exciting full time post based at our Bangor offices on High Street.

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Sports Equipment for Schools in Uganda At Abaana we are always thankful for the many generous supporters who donate towards our projects in Africa giving better opportunities for countless children and the gift of HOPE!

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Welcome to Rajab! A big warm welcome to Rajab who has joined New Life Homes. After 2 years on the streets, Rajab now has a proper bed to sleep in, regular meals and the chance of an education.

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Office Closure – 12th and 15th July 2013 The Abaana Office will be closed on Bank Holiday Friday 12th July and reopens Tuesday 16th July. Our charity shop is closed Friday 12th and  Saturday 13th July but reopens on Monday 15th July. Enjoy your weekend!

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