As we read the news it’s difficult to avoid the brokenness of this world. Extreme poverty and injustice is experienced by millions of people every day. There’s a sense of darkness which feels overwhelming at times. With the task so big is it possible to have an impact? Globally there has been incredible progress towards … Continue reading Sid & Marilyn return in 2021, KLSS alumni stories, students needing our help
You helped raise $111,933 to combat coronavirus and provide the priceless gift of education. Wow! We have been overwhelmed by your generosity and your willingness to help those in need. You braved the cold June mornings, the rain and the wind and gave a hand up to some of the worlds most vulnerable. We couldn’t have done it … Continue reading Ks for Katoke – we walked, we ran, we cycled
What a weekend! We rode through rain, hail and shine and to date we have raised over $15k to help give the priceless gift of education to children in Africa. Thanks for making it a weekend to remember. This is how we rolled! 6am Saturday. The track was dry for our departure out of Lithgow. … Continue reading We made it! Lithgow to Bathurst 2020 Katoke ride
Katoke Annual Dinner At Home Fire up the oven and lay out the placemats – in 2020 the Katoke Annual Benefit Dinner is coming to you. The Tradies have hosted our annual benefit dinner for over 20 years – It’s a night that we all look forward to. It’s an opportunity to celebrate what we … Continue reading 2020 Katoke Annual Dinner At Home
Katoke AGM will be held on 24th June 2020. In light of the current COVID-19 crisis, the meeting is likely to take place via Zoom. Further details to come.
Are you up for the challenge? The majority of Katoke-Lweru Secondary School (KLSS) students live on-site but some travel each day from local villages. In June we challenge you to take the journey to school alongside the KLSS students and help us RAISE $50,000 so that we can continue to provide children with the priceless … Continue reading Ks for Katoke
Her ambitious plans, to establish an NGO to “eradicate ignorance” in Tanzania and her dream of being a significant national leader, could sound fanciful. But she has already set some things in place. Her lofty ambitions are combined with an already successful career in singing, leadership and public speaking. Her six years at KLSS had … Continue reading Beathi Benedax, 25, KLSS and university graduate is poised to change the world.
The 22nd Annual Katoke Trust Benefit Dinner will be held on Friday, 1 November 2019! Join us in good company for an enjoyable and informative dinner. Celebrate all the good work that has happened in Katoke over the past year. Together we will raise funds to support the Katoke community and help give the gift … Continue reading 2019 Katoke Trust Annual Benefit Dinner
When it rains it pours. There has been a late rainy season in Tanzania this year. This has been welcomed by the farmers of the district still recovering from last year’s drought. However it has caused some delays with getting the construction of the Girl’s dorm underway. Kevin has also found himself needing to source … Continue reading Construction of Girl’s Dorm