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Weʼre raising £7,000 to Arnewood students are doing a summer of charity work in Zambia. Raising £7000 to support the charities. They are paying their own costs.

New Milton, United Kingdom

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As students, we will be going to Livingstone, Zambia for the summer of 2019. We will be working on four community & charity projects. One project is working in an orphanage; one is working in an old people’s home. Another will be completing a building project in support of Mukuni School, along with helping students with their education. The last project is an environmental project where we will be working with lions & elephants.

At the orphanage, we will be doing art projects, drama & sports workshops, as well as supporting life skills. In the old peoples home we will be painting accommodation & providing them with food, also interacting with them sociality as the residents have no family & there is minimal state support. Another project will be going to a local village school & building accommodation units. Currently, children who live 20km away walk to and from school each day. Students who live further away will have an education for the first time by using the accommodation that we build. We will also be helping, students with their education, including working with students who do not read, write or speak. Our teachers will help us with this. The last project is working with lions & elephants. We will be working with orphaned lions, helping to look after them, likewise, the same with the elephants. We will also be working in the game park doing snare sweeps to remove the snares that poachers use. If an animal is caught in a snare they suffer a long & painful death over many days, something we want to stop.

The work will support the charities ALERT & The Butterfly Tree Trust, a UK charity that does fantastic work for children in Africa. As students, we are privately raising our own expenses for completing the expedition, but need to raise £7000 for the charity work, including building materials at the school, paint & food at the old peoples home & resources at the orphanage. By giving you will not be support our costs, but supporting the charity work.

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  • Sue Miller

    Sue Miller

    Nov 25, 2018

    Good luck Katie Hoile have an amazing time xx

    £20.00

  • Hilary  Higgins

    Hilary Higgins

    Oct 14, 2018

    Lots of love prayers and blessings to you Maddie and all the team, what a wonderful thing you are doing. Xxx

    £50.00

  • Jeff and Val Beaven

    Jeff and Val Beaven

    Oct 13, 2018

    Good luck Harry and the rest of the team.

    £20.00

  • Margaret Dean

    Margaret Dean

    Oct 10, 2018

    Good luck, we’ll done x

    £5.00

  • Helena Dean

    Helena Dean

    Oct 8, 2018

    What an amazing experience and what a wonderful difference you will make. Well done!

    £5.00

  • Desmond Swayne

    Desmond Swayne

    Feb 2, 2018

    An Excellent Endeavour. Good Luck

  • Beth Groonell

    Beth Groonell

    Jan 27, 2018

    Holly-Best of luck to you and your friends in this wonderful and worthwhile mission. God bless you!

    £30.00

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Mike Gough

Mike Gough

New Milton, United Kingdom

Senior Teacher at The Arnewood School, New Milton. Hampshire.

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