The Achimota Trust

Patron: The Lord Ribeiro, Kt, CBE, of Achimota and Ovington

The Achimota Trust is a charitable Trust which was established in 1987 by  the Old Achimotan Association in the United Kingdom (OAA (UK)) to provide assistance and support for Achimota School in Ghana.

The Trust relies on donations to enable it to carry out its work. Donations can be made in a variety of ways.  Click here for a printable Donation Form. For Gift Aided donations, donate here.

Donors are encouraged to donate to the Trust using  BT’s FREE fundraising service  MyDonate.  Donations made through MyDonate may also be Gift Aided.

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Donors who are tax payers are urged to use the Gift Aid scheme which enables the Trust to reclaim from HM Revenue and Customs tax paid on donations.  Donate here

If your employer offers Payroll Giving, which is a tax-effective and efficient way of raising much-needed funds, you may wish to donate through your workplace payroll.  Click here for more information

Ut Omnes Unum Sint

The Achimota Trust

4 Cranfield Drive

London NW9 5WH

The Achimota Trust and the Old Achimotan Association in the UK are proud of their link with Goodenough College and grateful to the College for the use of its facilities for their meetings.

Goodenough College, Mecklenburgh Square, London WC1N 2AB



The Annual Meeting of the Trustees of the Achimota Trust will take place in London on Saturday 13 September 2014

The death has been announced in Ghana of Akora Professor Alexander Adum Kwapong. He died on Saturday, 9 August, aged 87.

The Achimota Trust has been proud to count Akora Professor Kwapong as one of its Trustees and he was in turn  very proud of his connection with the Trust, a connection which he was keen to maintain.

Details of Akora Professor Kwapong’s life and distinguished career are set out here.

Funeral arrangements for Professor Kwapong are as follows:


Friday 12th September 2014

Vigil at the Forecourt of the Great Hall

Alexander Adum Kwapong Quadrangle

6:30 p.m - 8.30 pm 

Saturday 13th September, 2014

Burial Service at the Great Hall &

Forecourt / Alexander Adum Kwapong Quadrangle

Viewing:    7:30 a.m.

Service:     9:30 a.m.


Final Funeral Rites follow at the Forecourt of the Great Hall, after interment.

Dress Code: Black


Sunday 14th September, 2014

Thanksgiving Service during the 10:00 a.m. Service at the Accra Ridge Church

Dress Code: Black and White