Cameron Welsh in Thailand

Sunrise at Ko Pha Ngan by Oliver on Flickr Month 9 (May) – End of Holidays, Returning to Phana & Work and the Military Coup The last two weeks of our holidays were spent on the islands of Ko Pha-Ngan and Ko Tao. Unfortunately throughout this time Jelle (one of the volunteers I was travelling with) and I suffered a rather nasty stomach bug that rendered us almost useless. Thankfully this has been the only time this has happened whilst in Thailand which rather shocked […]

Highland Fling Tickets Now On Sale!

Tickets for the HFT Highland Fling are now on sale! To purchase your table hover over Fundraising on the orange tool bar above, then Highland Fling and then click on Book Your Table. Tables of 10 or 12 can be purchased at £110 per person until 31st July (£115pp thereafter) so get organising your table now! The night includes a champagne reception, 3 course meal with half a bottle of wine per person, raffle, live and silent auctions, a ceilidh and a DJ so that you and […]

Wakadogo Library

Third update on school library building in Acoyo village, northern Uganda (News just in from Acoyo in Uganda!) Thank you so much to the Trustees of Hazel’s Footprints Trust’s for the generous donation of £12,000, made to Project Shelter Wakadogo  on 5th January 2014. We promised to use these funds to build a library at Wakadogo School–the first in Acoyo village. This important investment in education will serve over 400 students by the time it opens. Thank you from us all at Wakadogo. The library […]

Updates from Kisimenyi Primary & Wakadogo

We’ve just had two reports in from some fantastic project. The first is at Kisimenyi Primary School in Kenya: In this report we update you on the current situation at Kisimenyi Primary following completion of our major, two-year rehabilitation project at the school in September 2013. It includes news on the introduction of a pupil feeding programme, the on-going beautification and landscaping of the school grounds, and on our plans for the future. Click here to read the full PDF report And the second is […]