Who would have thought that when a couple of British Airways pilots went on safari they would end up becoming regular postmen?
Following a visit to Kawaza School by Wendy Smith, a Business Manager at Elmtree School in the UK, to wonder how she could help the local children. Shortly after returning home she contacted Project Luangwa about sponsoring a local child to attend school. Over the ensuing emails the relationship between Wendy and Project Luangwa deepened as discussions took place not just about sponsorship, but also twinning Elmtree with a school in the Luangwa Valley through the Class to Class Scheme.
But how to get the books to Zambia without it costing a fortune? Well, Wendy is not shy of asking a favour or two . . . . . . especially when it comes to her sister. Knowing Elaine and Bill's love of South Luangwa - they married whilst on an RPS safari - Wendy asked them to take a suitcase or two on their regular flights to Lusaka.
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