David Thorpe has recently joined the Bambisanani Partnership charity Board of Trustees. A former St. Mary’s Menston student, David attended the London School of Economics before qualifying as a Chartered Accountant.
Friday night was another successful Bambisanani Quiz Night. It was a change of venue this year but just as much fun was had.
Primary schools in our Bishop Wheeler Catholic Academy Trust are going to raise money for a sock appeal.
David Geldart, the founder and Chairman of the multi-award winning Bambisanani Partnership, was recently invited to speak at the Australian Council for Health and Physical Education and Recreation (ACHPER) International Conference at the Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra, Australia
Lucy Hings and Lily Humphreys (Year 13) gave an informative talk to the members of The Rotary Club of Aireborough on 27 November 2018 at Horsforth Golf Club.
“Volunteering Work in South Africa reaches new heights”
This year the Bambisanani Partnership became involved in the British Council and Premier League Premier Skills initiative.
We're so proud of our 2017 South Africa Visit St. Mary's students who were honoured at today's #DianaAwardNorth event
Alessandra completes the Great North Run for the Bambisanani Partnership
The Lord Mayor of Leeds, Councillor Graham Latty, and the Lady Mayoress, Councillor Pat Latty recently met with members of the Bambisanani team at the Civic Hall to recognise the work of the Leeds based charity in South Africa.
The annual Wenlock Olympian Games have a unique place in the history of world sport
Volunteering work in South Africa reaches new heights
Please support former St. Mary's student Alessandra Valle - Metaxas who is running the Great North Run in aid of the Bambisanani Partnership ✨🎽
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Bambisanani Chairman, David Geldart, recently visited Leeds Trinity University to present a copy of the partnership's latest book Bambisanani: Ten Years of Working Together and Learning together.
On Thursday 29 March, St. Mary’s welcomed Mr John Rolfe MBE from the British Council who presented the school with the International School Award.
As a result of the Bambisanani Partnerships pioneering work in South Africa using sport to promote education, health, global citizenship and leadership it has recently been invited to become a Founding Member of Sport and Sustainability International (SandSI).
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Simphiwe Ndlovu has now successfully completed his teaching degree in South Africa.
David Geldart, author of the latest Bambisanani book 'Bambisanani: Ten Years of Working Together and Learning Together' has praised the support of the Prime Group who printed and produced the book.
The Bambisanani Partnership has this week published its fourth book Bambisanani: Ten Years of Working Together and Learning Together
The Bambisanani team are delighted to present The Rotary Club of Aireborough with our 'landmark' book Bambisanani Ten years of Working Together and Learning Together.
Inspirational St. Mary’s students receive award in memory of Princess Diana at Leeds ceremony
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South Africa Visit June 2017
Day by Day updates by Mr Hamill from South Africa!
We would be grateful for any spare/second-hand football shirts to take out to South Africa for the Bambisanani Partnership. The shirts would be, preferably, suitable for students of around 11 years old, smaller sizes would be donated to the local orphanages in South Africa. A collection box will be placed in the Pupil Reception area, can donations please be in by 16 June.
- 10 years of Bambisanani
- 2011 Visit to SA
- 2013 Visit to SA
- 2014 Visit to SA
- 2015 South Africa Visit
- 2015 Visit to SA
- 2016 Visit to SA
- 2017 Visit to SA
- 2018 Visit to South Afric
- Bambisanani Award
- British Council
- Christmas Message
- Connecting Classrooms
- Diana Award
- Fair Trade
- Leeds Trinity University
- Nelson Mandela
- Other organisations
- Premier League
- Rotary International
- University of Leeds