Category: Newsletters

CRESS Newsletter Summer 2018
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CRESS Newsletter Summer 2018

CRESS held its AGM on March 23rd, when I updated the Trustees and Friends on a challenging but rewarding year. Given the ongoing civil unrest in South Sudan, forcing us to move our work, people and equipment to Uganda, our achievements are ones we are particularly proud of.

Tenth CRESS trip, visiting refugees
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Tenth CRESS trip, visiting refugees

The tenth CRESS trip took place in January 2018, when a small team of three women departed the UK to visit the South Sudanese now living as refugees in Northern Uganda and in the bush just over the border in South Sudan. Caroline Lamb, as CEO, strategic planner and chief, Becky Sedgwick Children’s / Youth Worker and...

CRESS Autumn Newsletter 2016
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CRESS Autumn Newsletter 2016

The August trip to Kajo Keji was a great success and we’re delighted to share some of the highlights and observations with you in this newsletter.

CRESS Autumn Newsletter 2015
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CRESS Autumn Newsletter 2015

It seems CRESS has made a huge leap up – CRESS now employs ten people full time in South Sudan. Eight work at the clinic which is now up and running and we have two full time staff in a new office. So exciting and busy times ahead but THANK YOU ALL for your regular...

CRESS Newsletter Summer 2015
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CRESS Newsletter Summer 2015

Welcome to our NEW bi-annual newsletter! All the Cress news and events over the past months in one place for your enjoyment, plus updates from South Sudan where activity has been made possible by the generosity of YOU our supporters. Please do read and pass on helping us to raise the charity’s profile and more...

CRESS Newsletter Summer 2013
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CRESS Newsletter Summer 2013

Since our last update a year ago, CRESS has achieved so much. We have doubled our annual income and we now help educate more children through sponsorship and provide essential medical aid by supporting the Liwolo Clinic, we also provided midwifery textbooks to the hospital to enable them to improve their training programmes. We have...

CRESS Newsletter Spring 2012
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CRESS Newsletter Spring 2012

CRESS was formed as a charity in April 2011. Caroline Lamb saw extreme poverty throughout the country and that help going directly to meet the need makes a significant difference. CRESS pledges that every pound donated gets to its destination and overheads are minimal. CRESS aims to work with people rather than buildings and relationships...