Coffee Morning in Aid of ZST
The magnificent sum of £255.00 was raised at a coffee morning in March 2014 in aid of the ZST held at the Durham home of Janet Lucas. A beautiful spring morning saw a steady stream of friends and relatives calling for coffee and delicious home-made scones and cakes. All enjoyed a lovely social occasion and we had some very generous donations. Thanks to all who contributed, with particular thanks to Janet. The day was a great success – we need not have worried – and if another three ZST members feel that they too could hold a similar event, the proceeds would pay for one of our projects for an entire year. As Janet said, "If we can do it, so can you!"
Annual Report and Accounts 2013
The Annual Report for 2013, together with the year's accounts, are now available to download from the website. To save printing and postage costs members no longer automatically receive a hard copy, though one can be requested by writing to Andrew Rose, Hon Treasurer, Zambia Society Trust, 1 Home Farm Court, Church Street, Goldsborough, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire HG5 8NR
Download the Zambia Society Trust Annual Report and Accounts 2013 here >>
Annual General Meeting Saturday 23 November 2013
A well-attended Annual General Meeting took place on Saturday 23 November at the Zambia High Commission. In his report to the meeting, ZST Chairman thanked the High Commissioner and his staff for opening Zambia House specially for us on a Saturday. Following a buffet lunch, His Excellency Mr Paul William Lumbi welcomed members, and ZST Committee Member Mathias Mbewe gave an illustrated report on his visits earlier this year to many of the Trust's projects in Zambia. This was followed by a talk by Dr Lawrence Dritsas from the University of Edinburgh, Centre of African Studies, on the Life and Legacy of David Livingstone which was very well-received.