Africa's Children in Education

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Arise School: Making a Difference to Children and the Local Community

10th January 2015

As Arise Community School reopened its doors this week for the start of the new school year, we learned that 10 new children turned up to register. We are waiting to hear exactly how many pupils there are now but we know that for many of the children living in great poverty and hardship, this […]

Wishing you all a very Happy New Year from ACE and Arise School!

1st January 2015

It will be two years this month since Arise School opened its doors for the first time to 11 pupils, one teacher and one classroom. Africa’s Children in Education (ACE) only came into being as an association in May 2014 and was granted charity status in July. It has been a brilliant two years. 2014 […]

Merry Christmas – with Christmas Matchboxes and Wishing Wells!

24th December 2014

A very Happy Christmas to you all from ACE and from all the children and staff at Arise Primary School. A huge “thank you” to all our donors, sponsors and everyone who has supported us in 2014, including our “Buy a Breakfast” Christmas Appeal. We would especially like to thank all the local schoolchildren who […]

Rainhill Rotary Club comes up Trumps – Again!

18th December 2014

Rainhill Rotary Club has supported us financially since our very early days volunteering in both Tanzania and Kenya when we undertook various projects to improve the resources and opportunities for both the care and education of children. The Club has also supported ACE since its early beginnings in 2012 when Arise Community School was still […]

My Charity of the Year

11th December 2014

My Charity of the Year by Nick Posford ┬áNick is a professional fundraiser who we met earlier in 2014. He wrote about the work we do and kindly agreed to let us have an edited version for this website. You can read his original blog post on his website. “Writing this post excites me […]

Welcome to the launch of our ACE Website!

2nd December 2014

We were delighted when ACE was registered as a charity in July. ACE works to provide the opportunity for children living in very disadvantaged communities to attend school. Without ACE, many of them would be unlikely to have the chance of an education. We are a small charity and our current focus is to maintain […]