The Ugandan Village Boardgame Convention

by Ben Parkinson in Koro Road

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On 30th April 2017 we successfully raised £3,125 with 143 supporters in 21 days

To promote the development of board games in rural villages in Uganda

by Ben Parkinson in Koro Road

Today marked the arrival of the container after three month of delays and difficulties. It also marks the end of this first chapter in boardgaming in Uganda's rural areas and the start of a new chapter, we are calling Gamechangers. Here's the container moving into its temporary resting place.  At this…

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On Friday we launched our new project - Gamechangers.  This is a project to build on the Ugandan Village Boardgame Convention and turn it into something permanent that young people can visit every week to play their favourite boardgames.  We hope to set up two boardgame clubs, one at our…

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Dear All

I thought a few might be interested to know that some of the kids who were organising were interviewed by Ben Maddox on his podcast Infoperfected, which you can see here.

You'll hear Arnold and Beckham and later, Patrick's views on how the event went, what they did there, what…

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This project offers rewards in return for your donation

£10 or more

£10 Reward

We will add your name to the Village Boardgame Project Founders Board

£20 or more

£20 Reward

We'll add your name and we'll play a game in your honour at the Village Board Games Convention

£50 or more

£50 Reward

We'll do all the previous things and name one of the prizes after you

£100 or more

£100 Reward

We'll do all the previous things and include your name in our thank you video from the site!

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