Rosie Brent-Turner

Guest Blog: The ethics of voluntourism

This week's blog has been submitted by Amy Lyall, one of our previous volunteers, who is currently studying Journalism. In her article, Amy reflects on her African Adventure in Ghana,...

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Volunteering in Ghana
Five Things To Expect When Volunteering in Ghana

In a previous blog, we paid a virtual visit (the best we can do right now!) to the spectacular landscapes of Kenya, as we explored its rich diversity and the...

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Five things to expect when volunteering in Kenya

Africa is a continent of huge contrasts, with diverse landscapes, languages, and ways of life. This rich variety is reflected in each of our host destinations, so whether you choose...

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Book with Confidence for 2021

It’s fair to say that 2020 hasn’t turned out how any of us expected! At African Adventures, the Coronavirus pandemic has presented a number of challenges – not least the...

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10 Fundraising Ideas for the “New Normal”

Fundraising in this “new normal” can feel daunting. Large-scale fundraising events are now off-limits, and it seems likely that there will be some restrictions on events and gatherings for the...

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Volunteer in Kenya - Will and his volunteers
Travel Tales – Will’s Wanderings – Kenya

In part two of this month's Travel Tale, Will - our Volunteer Recruitment Manager - writes about his time volunteering in Kenya, how it differed to his experience in Ghana,...

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UN Goals Part Three
UN Goals Uncovered: Part Three

In the final part of our series on the UN Goals, we take a look at how we are advancing three more Goals at our partner projects in Africa.

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Derby County Community Trust have a profound impact

Derby County Community Trust recently returned from their eighth trip to Kenya with African Adventures. With volunteers across 5 projects, find out what they got up in our latest blog.

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10-Year Anniversary Dinner – £10,000 in grants ready

Our 10-Year Anniversary Dinner  was a great success, with almost £10,000 raised for The Foundation. The grants have been finalised, and we are delighted to now share details.

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Luke, Hayley, Harry and Oliver
A family trip with a difference

Derby County Community Trust have recently returned from their eighth trip. This year, the Rams in Kenya group was joined by even more of the Newman famliy. We spoke to...

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