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Weʼre raising £2,000 to Ella’s South Africa English Teaching Volunteer Programme

Bishop's Stortford, UK
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I am currently a student in my final year of sixth form at The Bishops Stortford High School. After my A levels, I am planning to take a gap year! As part of this gap year, I will be travelling to South Africa to volunteer as a teacher for children aged 8-14 for 5 weeks. I will be travelling with an organisation called Camp South Africa, supporting a charity ‘Through Sport United’, dedicated to helping community based development in underprivileged areas.

I will be mostly teaching English, with the opportunity to do some sports coaching too, in two different schools throughout the 5 weeks. The work volunteers carry out in underprivileged areas such as this are essential for children to gain an education, because levels of education do not stay within strict guidelines in South Africa. Some children will need help because they are falling behind, whilst others need some extra tuition because they are ahead in their classes which is encouraged by the charity.

All donations will help me help others! The donations will go towards the cost of the programme and the charity, which is a total cost of £1,019. Any other donations will then help towards me getting there – flights, vaccinations / medical forms and insurance.

The difference you make to people's lives during Camp South Africa will leave a lasting impression on you and everyone you spend time with.

Every donation will be very very much appreciated, however little or large! My target has to be hit by August 4th, 8 weeks before I leave! Any future fundraising events before this date will be posted on my Facebook page.

Any questions please get in touch, and thank you again for all your help!

Below are a couple of videos that bring my words to life in showing just how much Camp South Africa does!

many teachers find they create stronger bonds with the children and this is definitely shown in the amount of letters and cards they leave with.

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    • Sarah McMahon

      Sarah McMahon

      Aug 6, 2018

      For you from me x


    • Emma Roberts

      Emma Roberts

      Jul 22, 2018


    • Ashley Wilson

      Ashley Wilson

      Jul 12, 2018

      Good luck Ella xx


    • Wendy Jennings

      Wendy Jennings

      Jun 22, 2018

      Good luck Ella! Hope you can make a difference! Wendy x


    • Hayley Reinhart

      Hayley Reinhart

      Apr 27, 2018

      Looking forward to hearing all about it :)


    • Lucy Reinhart

      Lucy Reinhart

      Apr 24, 2018

      Wishing you all the best on your big adventure!! Xxxx


    • Amy Orrow

      Amy Orrow

      Apr 23, 2018

      Good Work Ella! You’ll have the best time out there as well as doing something Amazing for others. Proud of ya Cuz! X


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