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RUDA Charity Art Auction

CONTEMPORARY ART AUCTION In support of Ruvuma Development Aid (RUDA) Scottish charity number: SCO 33311 Friday 6th December 2013 UNIVERSITY OF STIRLING The Crush Hall, Pathfoot Building Doors open at 5.00pm. Auction starts at 7.00pm RSVP: externalaffairs@stir.ac.uk Viewing: Monday 25th November – Thursday 5th December Online: http://www.flickr.com/photos/rudatanzania

Issue 16 Aug 2013

We have made good progress with the dormitory building this month but will not have sufficient funds to continue beyond September. We have plans for another Art Auction at Stirling University on the 6th of December which will hopefully bring a much needed injection of funds before the end of the year. The organisation of […]

School Fees

The children are due to finish at school next week and go back to their villages for the month of August. The staff and workers are all working hard at the school to build the school and give the children a good education. Their efforts are being hampered by the fact  that many of the 15 parents who are […]

Aberdour Festival Sunday 28th July

Looking for something to do a week on Sunday? The Aberdour  Village  Market is taking place inside and outside the AVD Festival Marquee, Hawkcraig Road, Aberdour KY3 0UP and is next to the Primary School.  The market opens at 11 am and runs until 4pm. RUDA has a stall and we will be selling cool […]

Sponsored Children

We are still held back from advertising the school because the minister for Education has not returned to Dar es Salaam and there does not appear to be anyone who can deal with paperwork in his absence.  So we decided to try and find sponsors for a few more children to help with the running costs of the school . […]

Cycling Fundraiser

George Young of St Andrews Pottery set off on Tuesday 14th May with the intention of  cycling from the South to the North Hebrides. He is raising funds for the building of a dormitory for the NMSE and will travel 144 miles in total. George is not an experienced cyclist and will find this a challenge. If […]

Issue 15 May 2013


Art Auction Friday 19th April

Plans for a Charity Auction

We are organising a charity auction to be held on Friday April 19th in the new entrance space at djcad, Duncan of Jordanstone College, Dundee. We have the support of the Dean and some of the admin and library staff have offered to help with preparations and on the night of the auction. The first call has […]

Issue 14 Feb 2013