In 1998 we published our first Annual Report and in other news that year:

  • Pope John Paul II visited Cuba
  • The Queen Mother, aged 97, had a hip replacement
  • Bill Clinton faced allegations of sexual harassment
  • The Full Monty was Best Film at the BAFTAs

Meanwhile…. Here at VANL:

  • We participated in over a dozen partnerships, both rural and urban, convening several and chairing others.
  • We had our first Payroll client
  • We trained 10 new volunteers to drive the community minibus
  • We provided 52 individuals and 29 organisations with information
  • Apna Sahara expanded its service with additional translation services