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Project in Albany to Help Elderly Disabled Woman: Some Skilles Needed

This coming Saturday, we have a LOCAL PROJECT opportunity in Albany .  An elderly disabled woman needs to have a door and grab bars installed. Chris Bennett is the lead.  He needs just two (2) volunteers with some skills.  Again,  the work is scheduled for Saturday, January 19.  Contact Chris at 518-879-5239 for more details […]

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Time to Think About Uganda Trip

It’s that time again! We need to start planning The Giving Circle  Summer 2019 team trip to our Ugandan projects and family. As usual, we’ll be going in early July. If you are in any way considering making the trip with us or want more information, please email us at mark@thegivingcircle.org.  

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More Chess Talk

Mark says: I need to talk about our amazing chess success again. Our Busoga Chess team finished second in a large event. The team included Ashiraf Naminya, one of our deaf students!!! Before we started our programs for the deaf and disabled, he was one more child thrown away. It was believed that these kids […]

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More Chess Success

VERY Proud of our Busoga Jr School. They finished SECOND at the VERY large Robert Katende Initiative Chess Tournament!  Way to go team!!!  

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Santa’s Helpers Make an Early Delivery to Code Blue Guests

Christmas came early to our friends at Code Blue. Our Out Reach Team, led as usual by Rachel Dwyer, Patti Riggi, and Melissa Renee, assembled little goodie bags for everyone. Thanks to Saratoga Stronger for the coffee cards. Our Giving Circle ladies clearly love working together. And Little Evie, Rachel’s personal Christmas Elf, stuffed all […]

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