Otley Lions support project for Uganda

Tina, centre, is presented with the flash drives by Lion President Barbara Taylor and Lion Mary Ratcliffe

Tina, centre, is presented with the flash drives by Lion President Barbara Taylor and Lion Mary Ratcliffe

First published in Local news Wharfedale Observer: Photograph of the Author by , Editor

OTLEY’S Tina Kelly is about to set off for Uganda’s second city of Jinga for a period of volunteering with SALVE (Support and Love via Education.)

SALVE’s mission is to provide much needed help to Uganda’s many street children through a wide range of initiatives including, home tracing and family re-integration, enterprise programmes to combat poverty, educational support and the provision of a residential home.

Patrick McCauley, of Otley Lions, said: "When Tina approached the Lions for help, we were pleased to offer our support. The Otley Lions have furnished Tina with a set of flash drives, which Tina says will be invaluable for accurate record keeping and efficient communication in a country where the computer systems are rarely reliable."

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