One Village Charity Uganda Australia

WhatsApp – Messages to change lives

‘How was your Easter long weekend?’ I message my friend over WhatsApp. This is how I imagine people using the app the whole world over –  telling a travel adventure or two, offering live commentary to a sporting match, perhaps … Continue reading

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Walk with me – Nikki Lovell, founder

It’s 2005 and I’m sitting on a woven mat outside my village home, sipping tea as young teenagers dressed in school uniform (although often barefoot) pass along the dusty red track that leads to St Peter’s Secondary School. We call … Continue reading

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10 year anniversary

One Village wants to celebrate 10 years with you!

It’s our birthday! One Village is celebrating 10 years and invites you to join us to mark this significant event.   Since first supporting 8 students in Namwendwa, Uganda, back in 2006, One Village has grown tremendously. Working with the … Continue reading

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JAN 8TH – Save the date!

One Village is kicking off the new year with a movie night feature of the ‘The Water Diviner.’ An epic adventure set four years after the devastating battle of Gallipoli in Turkey during World War I. Australian farmer Connor (Russell … Continue reading

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Tomorrow, December 5th, is International Volunteer Day and we’re standing tall with big fat grins of pride, because One Village has always been and continues to be, an entirely volunteer run organisation. Our clever, creative, COMMITTED TEAM both in Uganda … Continue reading

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Volunteers Rock!

With International Volunteer Day approaching, One Village would like to acknowledge and thank all of the One Village volunteers who have built and driven the organisation since our initiation in 2007. One Village has never had a paid employee and … Continue reading

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Get your hands on the 2014/2015 ENTERTAINMENT BOOK and enjoy a year ahead of great deals! ORDER NOW! 20% from each order SUPPORTS ONE VILLAGE. The books also make great gifts    

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MOVIE NIGHT – The Book Thief

JAN. 9TH – SAVE THE DATE!! One Village is having a movie night! WHAT: The Book Thief WHEN: January 9th, 6:30pm start WHERE: TRAK cinema, Toorak Gardens COST: All tickets $15.50 and available at the door With a fantastic movie … Continue reading

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Our Shared Table


This year we want to celebrate both our local and global community. In Uganda people come together to share meals and laughter. No matter how little people have, it is shared. It is from this beautiful idea that Our Shared … Continue reading

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One Village Ball Auction

As part of the 2013 One Village Ball, a fundraising auction is being held for A 12 seat enclosed AAMI Stadium Corporate Box for a 2013 AFL match (Crows or Power), kindly donated by the SA National Football League, a week for 2 in Bali and $200 lingerie from Simone Perele. Continue reading

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