Education is no weight to carry - Helping to educate vulnerable children in Uganda


We are always amazed by the generosity and hard work of our donors. Here are a few that deserve a BIG thank you!

Great Manchester Cycle 2015

Thank you to Martin Reynolds and his daughters who completed the 2015 Great Manchester Cycle and raised £165 for BAO.

St Gabriel's School Coffee Morning 2014 - £2419.35 Raised!

A huge thank you goes to the teachers and pupils of St Gabriel's RC school for their incredible efforts in raising £2419.35. Their annual coffee morning held in October was a huge success... the pupils had pet shows, washed cars, sold cakes, plants, crafts and more.

St Gabriel’s RC School in Bury have been supporting Bury African Outreach for a number of years and we are delighted to have partnered them this year with The Good Shepherd Special Needs School (GSSS) in Fort Portal. All funds raised at this event have been sent to cover the cost of supporting P4 (Primary 4) class at the GSSS in 2015.

Werneth Concert Band Nominate BAO Charity of the Year and raise £500

We are delighted to announce that Werneth Concert Band has chosen BAO as one of their chosen charities for 2012-2013!

Werneth Concert Band are a community wind band based near Stockport who play everything from classical, military, film scores and musicals. Check out their website to see if they are playing near you.

Chairperson of WCB Nicola Renshaw presents Tom (BAO Secretary) with a cheque for £500 in January 2013.

St John Fisher and Thomas More Catholic Primary School Raise £800

A special thank you goes out to all the children at St John Fisher and Thomas More Primary School in Benchill (Manchester) who raised £800 during lent by doing a variety of activities including cake sales and a talent contest in April of 2012.

Tom (BAO Secretary) poses for a photo with children from St John Fisher and Thomas More Primary School with the headmaster Mr Hemington

Birthday Bonanza!

Chair person Lydia requested donations to BAO for her birthday in February instead of gifts and cards. This helped raise £300 for BAO...

Guests get into the party spirit, including Carmel and Steve Turner who sang Islands in the Stream...Gavin and Stacey styley!

Coffee Morning raises £180!

BAO sponsor Bernadette Quigley raised £180 by holding a coffee morning in April for her friends and neighbours in Stockton Heath, Warrington.