Julie-Anne Uggla, founder of Zamcog, has been a non-profit fundraiser for 20 years, working successfully in the Ukraine, Kosovo, Afghanistan, Rwanda, the UK and now Zambia. ‘The only way to successfully impact an impoverished country is through education’ says Julie-Anne. ‘We are providing choices and opportunities for these kids so that they can break the cycle of poverty.’
SIR KIT KABERRYTrustee
Kit is a retired Chartered Accountant who worked 19 years overseas in tropical countries and during that time served on the board of the Al Khubairat Community school in Abu Dhabi. Kit first joined Zamcog as a Trustee and treasurer in 2012. Since then Kit has spent many hours liaising with our colleagues and associates in Kabwe with at least one visit in each year to see how our funds are being used and our aims being met. He looks after in particular the Further Education scheme and is in contact with the sponsors of the students.
TRACEY FARQUHAR- BECKCompany Secretary & Trustee
Tracey is a management consultant who specialises in supporting charitable organisations and businesses holistically to achieve their key aims and objectives. Passionate about accessible education that enables a more sustainable and just society for all, Tracey is proud to be able to support Zamcog and its tireless efforts to alleviate the impact of poverty on education by caring for and educating children in Zambia
Luke trained and worked as an actor, working extensively in theatre, film and television. He co-founded Megatopia Films with the goal of making independent feature films about topical subjects covering perspectives that are often ignored by mainstream filmmakers. Luke is passionate about giving voice to young film makers who want to shake things up and tell stories from a new perspective and his last three films, including The Flood, were made with up and coming British writers and directors.
Chanette is a trained social worker who has worked at a treatment centre for women. In 2013, Chanette trained as a yoga teacher and periodically worked in the family company Wåhlin Real Estate AB. In 2018, Leif Wåhlin started a foundation, Leif Wåhlins Stiftelse, whose purpose is to contribute to humanitarian aid and education in Sweden and abroad, primarily in developing countries and to provide support to vulnerable persons. Chanette works with the Foundation whose first project is a 5-year long collaboration with Zamcog.
Harish (Harry) RanaTreasurer & Trustee
Harry is a Qualified Accountant who also works in the Financial Services industry. Harry is passionate about giving back to the community and in particular the most vulnerable in our society. Harry is keen to expand the scope and coverage that Zamcog provides with the help of its fellow board members and network of sponsors. He is also a very keen photographer particularly wildlife and takes an avid interest in furthering sustainability of our wildlife ecosystems.
Children and their families supported
Children currently housed and fed
Students currently enrolled in
primary and secondary schools
Students in further education and training
Many of the children supported arrive at grade one and continue with us through to grade 12.
Sponsor a child thru primary education for as little as £45
We provide Secondary education to both our primary students along with any incoming students, in need of our support.
Sponsor a child thru secondary education for as little as £95
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