Weʼve raised £405 to Volunteer trip to Nepal
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- Funded on Saturday, 10th June 2017
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Starting on the 16th of June, this year, I will be travelling to Nepal with Projects Abroad to Volunteer on two different projects. One of these will be a conservation project in Ghandruk a rural town in Northern Central Nepal. I will spend 2 weeks on the Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP). This project focuses on sustainable development in the area. When out there I will be assisting in wildlife studies, which will provide an insight to the ecosystems and their health.
Then I will be travelling to the capital, Katmandu to spend 1 week in care centres to support the staff in teaching basic life skills such as health and hygenine. While there I will be staying with a local host family, this will immerse me in the Nepalese culture , which I hope to get an insight into on my trip.
As this experience is unpaid, I will need to cover costs for things like flights, the Projects Abroad programme fee and vaccinations. I plan to contribute a significant portion of my own funds to this, as well as holding two fundraising ceilidhs at Brodick Hall on the 8th and 29th of April. I am also relying on the help of my friends and family. Even a small amount will get me one step closer to my goal. Thank you in advance for any support you can give.
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Apr 21, 2017
Good luck Abbie and Bethany 😃
Apr 8, 2017
Really impressed you are doing this Abbie! Lots of hard work to get there and even more hard work on the project but what a fantastic opportunity. Best of luck, Rosanna, John and Saffi.
Mar 30, 2017
Hey Abbie ! It's Rach and Scott! Managed to get hold of a banner in New Zealand funny enough and see you are going to Nepal 🇳🇵! Best of luck and have an amazing time! Hope your well :) xxxx
Mar 24, 2017
Good luck bawbag
Feb 28, 2017
That's amazing!! Go Abbie! An adventure and a half. Good luck. Enjoy x
Dip and Jacqui
Feb 26, 2017
Sounds great. Well done you! xxx
Feb 26, 2017
Well done what an adventure
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