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Fundraising Video

In order to promote my fundraising for Raleigh International in a more personal way, I created a video explaining what I’ll be doing in Nicaragua and what it means to me. I hope you like it!


About ICS and Raleigh International

International Citizen Service (ICS) is a government funded operation, in which young people between the ages of 18 and 25 go and spend approximately 10 weeks volunteering in a country in either South America, Africa or Asia. 335 more words


The Onset Of Mania

I can’t speak for everyone, but it’s just hit me that we will be travelling to Zambia inĀ four days. In fact as i write this post it is exactly 4 days to the minute until we board our flight from London to Dubai (we then fly from Dubai to Lusaka). 264 more words


How I got involved with ICS and Raleigh International

It’s simple – all I did was apply online and the process started from there (even though it was a little slow!) and ICS are still accepting applications until 30th April. 400 more words



Just another quick post to update my friends and family about how I spent my birthday as everyone has been asking!

In all honesty I was dreading spending my birthday here as I had no idea what I’d do with my day/evening as I normally celebrate my birthday a few different times at home. 220 more words

Life in Stung Treng!

Hi everyone,

As I write this I am now another year older! If anyone had asked me a few months ago how I’d be spending my birthday I definitely wouldn’t have said I’d be in Kampuchea (Cambodia). 432 more words

DIY work light

After watching kipkay’s YouTube video salvaging the CFL tube from an old scanner, and with encouragement from S., I set out to build this project. My fine soldering work could benefit from a bright task light. 116 more words