News

Sarah’s Story in Ugandan Press

Oct 3rd, 2014

The  story of Sarah’s 30 mile run to raise funds for the African Children’s Choir was carried yesterday in the Ugandan Press in ‘New Vision’ which is described as “Uganda’s Leading Daily”. Below is a short excerpt, but you can read the full story by clicking on the following link:  http://bit.ly/1uj36Px   Sarah’s run took place five […]

Sarah’s run: the final video

Sep 29th, 2014

At Music For Life and the African Children’s Choir we’re all very proud of Sarah Lambie’s incredible achievement of completing a fund-raising 30 mile run yesterday. We’re delighted that the video from Uganda of the run itself has now been edited and we are able to feature this below. Please be sure to read the […]

Congratulations Sarah!!

Sep 28th, 2014

Congratulations to Sarah Lambie for successfully completing today’s run of thirty miles to help raise funds for the work that Music For Life and the African Children’s Choir are doing to improve children’s lives in Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya, South Sudan, South Africa, Nigeria and Ghana. Please visit the previous posts for more information about Sarah’s […]

It’s today!! Sarah’s 30 mile run

After all the training and preparation the big day has finally arrived. Our prayers and best wishes are with Sarah Lambie as she sets out to do something that’s extraordinary – run 30 miles through the villages of rural Uganda into Kampala. And it’s for a very good cause.  Here are Sarah’s own words: Why […]

Sarah’s Run is tomorrow!

Sep 27th, 2014

I’m writing this just the day before Sarah’s big run (see my previous blog) is due to take place in Uganda.  Naturally, myself and all the team at the African Children’s Choir are thinking about her, praying that she will have the strength to complete all those miles, and we also congratulate her for having the vision and […]

30years, 30miles, 30k

Sep 22nd, 2014

It’s absolutely fantastic when supporters of Music For Life and The African Children’s Choir, take the initiative and come up with a plan where they personally fundraise for our work in Africa. One such couple, Scott and Sarah Lambie, have hatched a plan and set a target to raise $30,000. In celebration of 30 years […]

Guest blog from Lynne Dobson

Aug 4th, 2014

August 2014 What a week! Since first coming to Uganda in 2008 I have found it to be a place where things happen and magical interactions empower change and create pure joy. Singer songwriter Sara Hickman and myself, a lover of Africa and photographer, are visiting from Austin, Texas. I’m happy to have my daughter […]

Back Packs for Mulago Children

Jul 8th, 2014

Children from the Mulago Music For Life Center in Uganda, pose proudly with their new back packs for carrying their school books. For them, it’s a huge leap forward, since up until now, most had to use flimsy paper bags to try to store and carry their books. These children recognize that ‘education’ can be […]

Volunteer Coordinator

Jun 25th, 2014

The African Children’s Choir is Hiring! Are you passionate about volunteers and missions? Are you excited about the work of the African Children’s Choir? If so we want to hear from you! Music for Life is currently seeking to fill the role of Volunteer Coordinator. (Prior experience with Music for Life/African Children’s Choir is strongly preferred) The Volunteer Coordinator […]

Choir 42 is Coming!

Jun 23rd, 2014

We are excited to announce that Choir 42 will be arriving in August to start their tour and will be touring across the Midwest, USA! Will you be able to help them? The Choir are still in need of a few items to get them going… Would you be willing to help donate to provide […]

Recognition for Choir 40

Feb 24th, 2014

We’re delighted to be able to share with you, two letter which Choir 40 received recently. Both unexpected, but nevertheless gratefully received. One is from Joseph Kennedy, and the other from the city of Freetown – their proclamation of “Celebrate Uganda Week”!

Boston Globe Article

Feb 7th, 2014

African Children’s Choir to share the stage with local kids By Robert Knox | GLOBE CORRESPONDENT FEBRUARY 06, 2014 The African Children’s Choir, a troupe of young singers from Uganda, will break new ground when it appears with singers from the Plymouth elementary schools and the South Shore Conservatory in the next week. “It’s something […]

Reason to Celebrate

Feb 3rd, 2014

We want to share the following good news with our friends and supporters. Below is the content of an email which we have just received from the Kenya Office. We have a reason to Celebrate and Thank God so much as Johnson, who toured with ACC30, did exceptionally well in his recent primary leaving exams.   […]

Taylor Kitsch to host…

Dec 4th, 2013

New Year’s Eve Rocks Rainey Street for the African Children’s Choir. Book your tickets today…

Connie Britton to be honored

Nov 16th, 2013

We are excited to bring you more exclusive details about our NYC CHANGEMAKERS GALA – including honoring friend of the Choir, Connie Britton.

ACC in Japan

Nov 12th, 2013

Find out how the ACC recently brought joy to people of Japan through their uplifting performances…

ACC tour Australia

The ACC have recently completed a tour of Australia. Find out how their performances and workshops brought together local communities…

Postcard from the road… Choir 40

Nov 7th, 2013

Find out about the exciting trips, great concerts, and really encouraging insights that Choir 40 have experienced over the last 4 weeks on tour…

Abbey Road Studios

Nov 4th, 2013

The African Children’s Choir record at the world famous Abbey Road Studios in London, where the Beatles recorded.

New ambassador announced

Oct 17th, 2013

Connie Talbot joins The African Children’s Choir at a special event in Bath, England, to celebrate her new role helping the charity promote their education and relief projects in Africa.