The YFCU Uganda charity team are reaching out to all clubs and members past and present who have any clothing with the YFCU logo, or YFC club branding, it does not matter how old or used they are all and any are welcome.
This clothing is much needed by the children that the YFCU team will meet on their travels around Uganda and will also give the children the chance to represent the Young Farmers’ Clubs of Ulster 6,500 miles from Northern Ireland.
It was confirmed in the new year that Martyn Blair, YFCU president and three other YFCU members, Janette Stirling, Glarryford YFC and YFCU vice president, James Speers, Collone YFC and YFCU vice president and Joe Brown, member of Ballywalter YFC and one of the top three fundraisers, will be flying to Uganda at the beginning of April to see the progress that has been made with the funds raised in the associations 85th anniversary year for their chosen charity Fields of Life.
The YFCU team have a large suitcase each to fill to the brim with all the YFCU clothing donated by you. To make sure they go to Uganda with enough clothing for all those that are really in need please leave your clothing to any of the members on the YFCU Uganda team or with a club leader or member that will be able to pass them on to the team. Contact details for the team are:
Martyn Blair: firstname.lastname@example.org (Co Antrim area), Janette Stirling: email@example.com (Co Antrim area), James Speers: firstname.lastname@example.org (Co Armagh area), Joe Brown: email@example.com (Co Down area).
For any other information on how to reach a YFCU club or YFCU Uganda team member please contact YFCU HQ on (028) 90 37 07 13.