Weʼve raised £250 to help the children of the Hogar El Alba children's home
- Funded on Wednesday, 18th September 2019
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Hogar El Alba
This summer I am travelling to Argentina with school to volunteer for two weeks at the Hogar El Alba children’s home. It is similar to an orphanage except that all the children still have parents but unfortunately have had to be taken out of their custody in order to protect their wellbeing, due to issues such as drug addiction and abuse.
This is a link to the home that we are staying at;
During our stay at the home we shall be spending our mornings performing manual labour to help improve the facilities at the home for the children. In previous years, students have done things like, rebuild the sports hall and built greenhouses and picnic benches for the children. In the afternoons we will be spending our time getting to know all the children staying at the home. We will be getting involved in their usual activities as well as bringing some of our own games and activities with us to share with them.
I am trying to raise some money to donate to the home in order to buy necessities for the children such as clothes and school supplies but also to help fix up the home to make it a more enjoyable place for them to live.
I have already raised around £150 through tutoring but am hoping to raise some more so any donations would be really appreciated as it is for such a good cause.
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Jul 14, 2019
Well done, Dards. Good luck and have fun out in Argentina. Nick and Els X
Mark and Wendy
Jul 12, 2019
Been hearing all about your very impressive efforts out there from Nanna. Well done. Keep up the good work. Mark and Wendy xx
Jul 2, 2019
Good luck! Enjoy every minute!
Jun 2, 2019
Dards - have a fantastic trip and sounds like a very worthy cause. Look forward to hearing all about it on your return.Heaps of loveRob, Sootie & Phoebe xxx
Sallie Longman (nee Bath)
May 23, 2019
Sounds great Dardie, well done you xx
May 23, 2019
Well done Dards. Proud if you! Have a great trip. X
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