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Heidi vs Africa

It’s crazy to think that 3 summers ago I began travelling solo, choosing Ghana to be the first place to start. Excited, clueless and and as young as I legally could be to travel alone. 303 more words

My-Mountains: the perfect tool to create value for customers

“There is no greater thing you can do with your life and your work than follow your passions – in a way that serves the world and you.” … 490 more words

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The Friends Provident Foundation; Building Resilient Local Economies - 5th February 2018 (UK)

The next deadline for applications to the Friends Provident Foundation – Building Resilient Economies programme is the 5th February 2018.

The programme aims to build a more resilient, fairer and sustainable economic system. 153 more words

Funding Updates

A lie is better than the truth in our society

“If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear.”(Orwell, Animal Farm preface)

Lewis Carroll said “Always speak the truth, think before you speak, and write it down afterwards.” The problem with that simplistic saying is that if you were to think before you spoke, you might well decide to lie instead. 1,560 more words

Politics

Fantasy of managerial power

I recall a particularly vivid example of this belief about power and authority being made overt. When I was a senior probation officer, our Service had monthly management meetings at a conference centre. 313 more words

Grants to Engage Young People and Adults in Science and the Arts (North West of England)

Organisations (preferably with charitable status) based in the north-west of England are invited to approach the Granada Foundation with imaginative proposals for projects that will encourage and promote the study, practice and appreciation of science and the arts. 174 more words

Funding Updates

Northern Exposure Presents Musicians Against Homelessness Ft Cabbage, Trampolene, Sisteray & Sheafs

Homelessness is a growing problem in Britain with increasing numbers of people being forced to live on the streets. The lack of funding by local councils and cuts by the government forces thousands to face being without shelter this upcoming harsh winter. 537 more words

Gigs