Members of KitAid (Derrick Williams and Sally Howe) joined Squadron Leader, Neil Hope; Aircraftsman, Ben Burton and Mark Robson, from the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation prior to their trip to Kenya. The team will be distributing shirts from the 12 boxes of kits already delivered to Warrant Officer Wayne Charley at the British High Commission in Nairobi. Another six boxes are currently making their way to the Kenyan capital.
Travelling with the group is local teacher Dave Queen, from Thomas Adams school in Wem. Dave looks after a school link with Miriu school in Kenya. Also present at the Shawbury visit was the Headmaster of Thomas Adams School, Neil Hemmings and members of staff and students from Miriu School in Kenya. The quartet, teachers, Joseph Odhong and Kenedy Ochola and students, Edwin Otieno Juma and Millicent achieng Odera are currently in England from Miriu school visiting the Wem school, who provide much needed aid and sponsorship to the Kenyan youngsters.