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Reported by Rachael on 21st December 2018

£700 raised in 5 weeks….a perfect way to start fundraising!

£700 raised in 5 weeks….a perfect way to start fundraising!

Ben is planning ahead - once he has found something that works he is arranging it to do it again!! He is only 5 weeks into his fundraising and has already raised £700!! I felt so excited after listening to the first presentation. I knew I had a a lot of fundraising to do and that's when I thought maybe this isn't going to be as simple as I thought. 2020 seems ages away but it's not that long away...

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Reported by Rachael on 14th December 2018

£3000+ in 6 months – including a mini field festival!

£3000+ in 6 months – including a mini field festival!

Ellie got started with fundraising straight away with a simple activity.  The success spurred her woth her fundraising, and she has gone on to do bigger and better events - including a miniature field festival! When I first heard about the trip I was extremely excited about the opportunity to go to Peru. I loved the idea of being able to help other people and so I began researching the trip immediately. I knew it was going to be hard...

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Reported by Rachael on 07th December 2018

Who has heard of a SAMOSA SALE? Fundraising in your own style

Who has heard of a SAMOSA SALE? Fundraising in your own style

We've heard of cake sales, car boot sales, craft sales and even pie sales...how about a SAMOSA SALE!! Some great organisation and innovation has made this a bi-weekly occurance at this school.....have a read! When I first heard about this I was so excited (I STILL AM)!- all I can think of to this day, is the experience I’m going to get off this trip that most are missing out on so it’s great! Planning my first event wasn’t easy...

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Making a difference doesn’t have to stop once you return home!

Have you ever wondered how you can continue making a difference once you return home from a volunteering expedition? Last year, two of our Camp Kenya volunteers did just that. Inspired by their time in Kenya, Melissa and Isabel wanted to continue the positive impact they had made after they returned home. They decided to launch an ambitious fundraising initiative to provide shoes for the children in the communities they visited. These specially-designed shoes will last each child for years...

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