Tikondane intern catch-up

Tikondane intern catch-up

We would like to tell you a bit more about each of our interns, their lives and what they do at Tikondane. So, this month we are going to feature two of our best and brightest, typical of the people who are the glue that holds Tiko together….   First up, please...

RoundTrip Xmas Appeal is on!

  This Xmas, we are asking for donations to help support our project in Zambia. A financial gift (even a small one) is also fully tax deductible, and will go a long way toward helping some of Africa’s most disadvantaged families at this special time of the year. If...
Plans for the bakery school – July 2017

Plans for the bakery school – July 2017

As the current class of 2016-17 gets ready to finish the last few weeks of their course, we can bring you some great news about expansion plans for the bakery school. Volunteer Sri Lanka, our project partners, are making plans to start two new streams of students in...
Tough times hit families in Zambia

Tough times hit families in Zambia

Times are very tough at our project at Tikondane in eastern Zambia. This is due to sharply increased food and petrol prices, drought conditions and less revenue for Tiko (at a time when investment is especially important to achieve their goal of financial...
Bakery school students have graduated!

Bakery school students have graduated!

At our bakery school in Sri Lanka, the 2017-18 class of girls have all graduated (the 7th batch of graduates to do so, since we began in 2014). Half of the class did exceptionally well in both the final oral and practical exam, with average marks of more than 90%. We...
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