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Build a school in Gambia is now sponsoring more than 250 children from poor backgrounds by giving them free access to education in our charity ru […]

By |May 6th, 2024|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Education

Alan and Mark visit

Alan seager and Mark Shepherd visit the Gambia in April. They have the chance to visit our partner Primary school at sanchaba Primary school, where we have 113 pupils who are all fully sponsored by the Build a School in the Gambia Charity. The also have a day with all the pupils at our Nursery […]

By |August 19th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Alan and Mark visit

Annual Directors Year End Report 2019/2020

It is pleasing to announce that the children are now back  in full time education following a lengthy period off. We wish them well as they embark on their education after some time away from the school.

Click here to view the Annual Directors Year End Report 2019/2020.

By |February 24th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Annual Directors Year End Report 2019/2020

BASIG Golf & Dinner Event Update

It is with great disappointment BASIG trustees and members must again reschedule the planned fundraising annual golf day scheduled for May 21 this year. In these uncertain times there is no guarantee what the future may hold, currently the event is rescheduled for Friday 17 September. Any of our generous sponsors wanting to book for […]

By |February 1st, 2021|News|Comments Off on BASIG Golf & Dinner Event Update

Online Charity Auction May 2020

With our 2020 Golf Day and Dinner sadly cancelled due to the Covid-19  pandemic we decided to host an online auction on Friday 22nd May so you didn’t have to miss out on bidding for some FANTASTIC prizes!

A huge thank you to everyone who took part in our online auction on Friday 22nd May. A fantastic […]

By |May 27th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Online Charity Auction May 2020

ABBA Primary School Students

With thanks to our supporters we have been able to sign up students for another year. We now have 60 primary school children being supported by BASIG at ABBA Bi-Lingual. See the photo below showing a group image of 61 former nursery school pupils now attending years 1,2,3 and 4 at ABBA primary supported by BASIG.


By |October 25th, 2019|News|Comments Off on ABBA Primary School Students

First PTA Meeting

First PTA meeting was well supported some 60 plus parents in attendance, well done Modou for bringing this together, vital to ensure schooling does not just finish when the children leave for home.

By |October 5th, 2019|News|Comments Off on First PTA Meeting

Enrolment Day 2019

Here are some photos of our new parents waiting to enrol their children for the first time at BASIG nursery school, ready to start the new year in September.

A total of 20 new children will enrol with 20 having graduated to ABBA primary school. Next year BASIG will support a total of 80 children at […]

By |July 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Enrolment Day 2019

Charity Golf Day 2019

What a great day for our 8th annual charity golf day, lots of fun was had by everyone who enjoyed fantastic weather and took part in this competitive event. A huge thank you to all that made the day a success, to our sponsors, competitors, auction prize donators and of course everyone that gave up […]

By |June 4th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Charity Golf Day 2019

Spring Term 2019

We enjoyed our visit in March with the school running very well under Modou Bah.

Picture 1; New teacher line up for the current year left to right – Bakering, Sainey, Mr Drammeh, Philomena, Saikou and Modou.


By |March 30th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Spring Term 2019