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Ilaria Okusaga

Ilaria Okusaga is crowdfunding

£1,340raised of £2,000 target by 19 supporters

Weʼre raising £2,000 to help fund voluntary work in Costa Rica and Nicaragua

Windsor, United Kingdom
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Hi my name’s Ilaria, thanks for taking the time to read this :)

In the summer of 2019 I will be going on a once in a life time expedition to Costa Rica and Nicaragua to do some voluntary work organised by Camps International and my school, Windsor Girls' School.

On this 4 week trip our main aims are to help poorer areas of Costa Rica and Nicaragua and save endangered wildlife. Whilst in Central America, we will be:

- Working with local communities in rural districts to help raise their living standards

- Assisting with ongoing wildlife conservation programmes to preserve biodiversity.

- Teaching local children English and supporting them in their general education

As you can imagine, funding the trip will be a challenge! For me to be able to take part in this amazing expedition, I intend to raise £2000 to cover the costs (travel, accommodation, insurance, visas and special equipment for all the activities and voluntary work) .

In the months leading up to the trip I will be organising fundraising activities, sponsored events and sales to raise the money.

As an avid geographer, this expedition is very important to me, both personally in acquiring many vital life skills like leadership, communication, team-building and independence, but also by making a difference. Whilst I am really excited to interact with new cultures and languages, there's much to do and money to raise.

Your support, ideas, generosity and any kind contributions (even small ones!) would be greatly appreciated.

For more info:

Thank you

Ilaria Okusaga x

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    • Maria


      Jul 8, 2019

      I hope you have a great time and are able to make a difference. XX


    • Federico&Vera


      May 19, 2019

      Buon Viaggio!!! Sarà un'esperienza meravigliosa, al tuo ritorno ti aspettiamo a Milano per raccontarcela!

    • Anonymous


      Jan 10, 2019


    • Anonymous


      Nov 14, 2018

      Money raised from bag packing at Waitrose- 4th November 2018


    • Estelle & Norman Watts

      Estelle & Norman Watts

      Nov 13, 2018

      Best of luck with a great cause Ilaria. xxxx


    • Anonymous


      Oct 15, 2018

      Money raised from bag packing at Waitrose- 14th October 2018


    • Anonymous


      Oct 1, 2018

      Money raised from bag packing at Waitrose- 30th September 2018


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    Ilaria Okusaga

    Ilaria Okusaga

    Windsor, United Kingdom

    Raising funds for my 2019 volunteering trip to Costa Rica and Nicaragua.

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