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14.12.17

"And the darkness did not overcome it"

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FIG December 2017 Newsletter


13.12.17

Introducing the new FIGS CEO - Mark Simmons

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FIGS welcome Mark Simmons as its first Chief Executive Officer!


13.12.17

FIGS Annual Supporters Meeting in Coventry, Saturday November 25th 2017

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About 50 people from all parts of the UK converged on Coventry for FIGS Annual Supporters Meeting on Sat Nov 25 – and many of them voted it the most inspirational AGM yet.


13.12.17

Observations in Ibba

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Reports from Keith Sturgess and Margaret Eddershaw, who visited South Sudan with John Benington and Jean Hartley in November 2017.


30.11.17

Halfway there: A celebration and two simple actions

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Great news: Thanks to your fantastic generosity, the Big Give 2017 has so far raised over £64,000 for Ibba Girls Boarding School.


11.09.17

Book Your Place Today for FIGS AGM on Sat Nov 26

DON'T MISS OUR ANNUAL MEETING in Coventry on Sat Nov 26


25.05.17

And the darkness has not overcome it...

FIGS May 2017 Newsletter


02.03.17

Responding to the Crisis in South Sudan

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FIGS March 2017 Newsletter



03.11.16

Double your donation via the Big Give from 12pm Tuesday 29th November!

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Last year we raised £54,000 for Ibba Girls School through the Big Give matched funding campaign. This year we aim to raise a similar sum for the 2017-18 cohorts of new students...



13.07.16

John Benington is one of four runners-up for Times/Sternberg Award

FIGS Chair of Trustees John Benington received the Times/Sternberg Active Life runner-up award at 11 Downing Street by Michael Sternberg QC, representing his family foundation. The award was presented, in recognition of his work on setting up Ibba Girls Boarding School.


08.07.16

5th Anniversary of Independence

FIGS July 2016 Newsletter


07.07.16

Linking the North Cotswolds to South Sudan?

Article from John Benington


04.07.16

A BIG Thank You!

We would like to extend a huge 'thank you!' to all of these Friends of Ibba Girls School, who have made it possible for 120 South Sudanese girls to continue their education in a safe, healthy environment.





01.03.16

2 years since my Ibba visit

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Reflections from fundraiser Chernise


23.02.16

3 Cheers for 3 Years - Then Add 27!

FIGS February 2016 Newsletter


17.02.16

Greeness by Margaret Eddershaw

Margaret Eddershaw, poet and one of FIGS' strongest supporters celebrates #WEARITGREEN with a heartfelt poem.


22.12.15

Enjoy Figs This Christmas!

FIGS December 2015 Newsletter


24.09.15

Term 2 Report

IGBS Director of Studies, Vicky Aijdiru gives us a performance breakdown on the school in its second term.


10.07.15

Girls Education for Independence

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FIGS July 2015 Newsletter


07.04.15

Stories from our diocese

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Education for girls in South Sudan


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