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Reported by Megan on 21st April 2017

Fundraising Friday Star – Olly!

Fundraising Friday Star – Olly!

WOW! Check out Olly, he has done brilliantly - have a read and be inspired. Well done Olly, you really are a star, not long till you are on that plane! When I first heard about the expedition to Borneo I was buzzing about going! I couldn't wait to go home and bombard my parents with this amazing opportunity. The money was just a number to me and as far as I was concerned I had to raise the money for...

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Reported by on 18th April 2017

Life at Camp Mantanani, Borneo

Life at Camp Mantanani, Borneo

Borneo is an island rich with natural beauty, from ancient lush rainforests to stunning tropical islands, but behind the idyllic surface, the island faces a wide range of problems. With permanent camps based in Borneo since 2009, Camps International volunteers have been helping to conserve the country’s natural resources and make a real difference to the lives of people in rural communities. One of our lovely travellers Joanna has recently returned from a 3-month Asia trip, spending time in our camps...

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Help us deliver medical care to another 27,000 people in Kenya

In 2011, with the help of an inspirational travel nurse, we joined forces and launched our Healthcare Outreach Programme in Kenya. During the past 5 years, over 175 volunteers have travelled to Kenya, volunteering 2 weeks of their time each year to deliver essential medical care and treatments to over 27,000 people. Our volunteers run free community clinics, offering treatments, medication and testing for a whole range of conditions. Their patients walk miles and have often suffered for months, or...

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One person, working as part of an amazing team, can transform lives, not only now but forever

In a time where there is unrest around the world, it can sometimes feel like we have no control over what we do or where the world is going. There is one way you can change this feeling and bring about real change. At Camps we are a global family, a complete mixture of different cultures, backgrounds, experiences and religions. We all work together with amazing volunteers (and hopefully you) to make a real, tangible and positive impact on the...

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Reported by on 06th April 2017

Your expedition will help to boost your future

Your expedition will help to boost your future

There’s no hiding it – going on expedition is simply awesome. We promise you’ll have an amazing time, see things you never expected and make memories you’ll never want to forget. Check out a few of our favourite reasons and benefits of going on expedition. It’s your chance to find out more about you Travel broadens your horizons, once you step off that plane in a new country you'll never see the world in the same light, how exciting! Spending...

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Reported by on 05th April 2017

Camp Kenya School Trip Blog

Kenya has taught us more than we thought it would. It was truly an experience of a lifetime. As the week progressed we connected not only with each other but also with the community. The first couple of days at Itinyi Primary School, was an eye-opening experience. Arrival to Itinyi School Although we all knew we were privileged and blessed, having a first-hand experience with the kids gave us a whole new perspective on life; not only because they valued their...

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Reported by on 03rd April 2017

10 ways travel can boost your career

10 ways travel can boost your career

Whether you’re stuck in a rut and looking to take a career break or eager to make the best of your time between studies and starting work, travel can have a fantastic impact on your future. Here are ten of the ways your gap travel experience can boost your career.   1. It teaches you to communicate with people from different backgrounds. Whichever career path you’re aiming for, the ability to have a conversation with a diverse range of people will be...

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Reported by Megan on 31st March 2017

Fundraising Friday Stars – Esewi and Daniel!

Fundraising Friday Stars – Esewi and Daniel!

Hey guys! Check out this fab fundraising event organised by friends Esewi and Daniel! This is a great example of how determination and organisation can really pay off. Have a read folks... When our outdoors pursuit leader at our school gathered us in an assembly and told us about the expedition for the first time. We were amazed by how breathtaking the trip sounded. It seemed as a huge sum to raise, but we were determined. We ran a sweets...

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