£245raised of £4,000 target by 2 supporters

Weʼre raising £4,000 to participate in a volunteering expedition to Zambia & Botswana to help on local community projects .

St Albans, United Kingdom

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I am fundraising to be able to go on a 4 week volunteering expedition to Zambia and Botswana in July 2018 with my school, Roundwood Park and the World Challenge organisation. During my time in Africa, I am hoping to learn a lot and am sure I will be experiencing many things and situations. Whilst we are there, we will participate in a community housing project building accommodation for families and vulnerable children in need of help and support. Among the activities we are planning, we hope to visit the conservation project at Kharma Rhino Sanctuary in Botswana and assist where we can in local schools. As well as me learning new skills, I hope our assistance will have a huge effect on the local community’s lives and we hope to leave them in a better environment. We will be experiencing a new way of life in countries that aren’t as privileged ours. As a result, I hope to come back a better person and feeling as though I have in some way helped the residents of both Zambia and Botswana and made a positive impact on the world.

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    • keith mitchell

      keith mitchell

      Nov 27, 2017

      Keep up the good work


    • Keith


      Aug 4, 2017

      I like your work Ollie! Best wishes for the trip next year and on the fundraising - I hope this helps. K K and M


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    Ollie Ross

    Ollie Ross

    St Albans, United Kingdom

    My name is Ollie I'm 17 years old and I am fundraising for my volunteering expedition to Zambia and Botswana next July where I hope to participate in social projects to support and assist the local community.

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