News » Money raised on Non-Uniform Day
Many thanks to everyone who donated money last Friday and to the Fundraising Team for collecting money on the gate and around the school. We raised £570.44 for the International Refugee Trust who will be using the money to develop Graceland Girls College in Gulu, Northern Uganda. EGA is the first school to have raised money for the IRT and they are thrilled with our efforts. Here is the link to the blog they have written at http://www.irt.org.uk/irt-blog/2012/6/25/refugee-week-2012.html?SSScrollPosition=0 We will also be developing further links through the English Year 8 Pen Pal Unit.
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On Saturday the 23rd of April, a group of five Year 11 students got the chance to meet the President of the United States, Barack Obama, in a ‘town hall’ event, where young people could ask him questions and hear his opinions on current issues. As a group we t...