Kenya

Friends & Family Trip
Five Reasons Why a Trip to Kenya Could be Just The (gin and) Tonic That Parents Need.

Let’s face it, parenting is hard! It is the best job in the world but, in my humble opinion, it is also the most challenging. I think everyone deserves some...

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Volunteering in Kenya
Rams In Kenya – Seventh Successful Trip

The summer programme has kicked off to a fantastic start with Derby County Community Trust travelling to Kenya for their seventh annual trip, volunteering at our partner projects in Nakuru.

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Mount Kenya Charity Challenge 2018
Our challengers summit Mount Kenya for African Adventures Foundation

Claire reflects on her challenging five-day Mount Kenya charity expedition which she embarked on in February with fellow climbers, Kate and Dave, to raise vital funds for African Adventures Foundation.

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Easter volunteer programme
Easter Volunteer Programme

The various holidays throughout the academic calendar can be busy periods in-country and this Easter volunteer programme is no exception. Here's a brief run-down of just some of the work...

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Volunteering in Africa
Three best places to volunteer in Africa in 2018

Choosing a volunteer programme in Africa enables you to contribute to meaningful change whilst having a fun adventure. Have a look at our top three African destinations for some inspiration!

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Mama Kerry classroom
A new build for Mama Kerry

Mama Kerry is looking smart thanks to the help of Derby College volunteers who were placed at the project in January to construct a new classroom and brighten up the...

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Volunteer in Africa
Five Reasons Not To Volunteer In Africa

Are you looking ahead to volunteer in Africa? Here are five reasons why you should avoid volunteering in Africa at all costs!

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St Trizah
Project Focus: St Trizah

The school has been transformed this year thanks to nearly 200 volunteers at the school since April, with good progress throughout the summer programme.

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The Walk Centre
The Walk Centre – two months on

The Walk Centre primary school opened its doors in August, after 18 months of hard work and fundraising. Two months on, the school is flourishing and children are making the...

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