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Reported by Rachael on 27th March 2018

The Camps Effect – Influencing my future

The Camps Effect – Influencing my future

This blog has a difference.  I have previously shared successful fundraising stories or what it was like to be on an expedition, but when Alex contacted us we wanted to share this with everyone.  Alex has discovered how his Camps International expedition has influenced his higher education and career choices - giving him a new interest and something that he wants to be involved in in his future.  Read on ... I'm Alex and in 2015 I first found out...

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Reported by on 22nd March 2018

The Camps Effect: Our Impact On Safe Water

The Camps Effect: Our Impact On Safe Water

Access to safe drinking water is a basic survival need, yet even today 2.1 billion people still live without access to safely managed drinking water services. Many of the rural communities we work with in Africa, Asia and South & Central America lack access to running water in their homes, creating significant risk to their health and negatively impacting their livelihoods in many different ways. Health - over 80% of disease in developing countries is related to poor drinking water...

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Reported by Megan on 16th March 2018

Fundraising Friday Star – Molly

Fundraising Friday Star – Molly

Happy Friday Guys! Check out this weeks STAR, Molly! Wahoooooooo... At the beginning I did smaller fundraising tasks as I was going through GCSEs so my main focus was on the exams, my friend and I washed teachers cars and I babysat whilst revising for exams. We came up with lots of ideas to do later in the year when my schedule was a little less busy and started to put them into place. I got myself a new job...

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Exploring amazing Ecuador with Camps International

Last month Kim from our UK head office team had the chance to explore some of our camps in Ecuador. Check out her blog below to see how she got on...   It was a freezing cold and rainy day when I left England and boarded a plane to Ecuador to start my adventure. It was set to be a whistle-stop tour of some of our camps, and I was really excited to get stuck into the Camps experience in...

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Inspiring women who are driving change in their communities

At Camps International, we are lucky to have some truly incredible and inspiring women from all corners of the globe working as part of our amazing team. Their impressive skills and ambition coupled with their rich local knowledge mean they are a powerful force in driving sustainable change, sharing their culture and helping to inspire international volunteers and local community members alike.   Mama Mercy – Women’s Group Leader, Camp Kenya Mama Mercy is the inspiring and innovative leader of...

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Making global connections through sport at the BSME Games

  At Camps, we believe strongly in the power of sport to unite and inspire young people and play a key role in developing valuable life skills. For this reason, we are very proud to have joined forces with Kings' School Al Barsha this year to sponsor the British Schools of the Middle East (BSME) Under-11 Games. This big multi-sport tournament kicks off this week, with 15 schools competing in a diverse range of sporting events including football, netball, basketball, athletics and swimming....

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