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101 On What You Actually Need On The VESA Ecuador Trip

So… as your about to embark on a adventure on the other side of the world in South America, Ecuador you are probably looking at your backpack and wondering what you will actually need and what you won’t. 425 more words


Volunteering, a "how to" guide

Morning all,

Apologies that this will be a super picture-lite post. One of the hazards of living in the middle of a nature reserve is that the WiFi is limited in both speed and amount of data. 1,647 more words


Random Acts: Best Charity You've Never Heard Of

Boy, I’m exhausted from preparing for AMOK 2015! It’s one of 3 major worldwide events created by my favorite charity, Random Acts. But I’ll talk about AMOK in greater detail in another article. 748 more words

Random Acts

Are We Really Volunteering?

Towards the end of my sophomore year in high school, I was offered to join National Honor Society (NHS) that requires a student to accomplish a total of 25 hours of volunteer service, split up into 15 hours sponsored by an NHS representative and 10 hours non-sponsored, in both their junior and senior year. 725 more words


Deputy Prime Minister's Mental Health Hero Awards

Thursday 5th February 2015 was a very busy day.

It started a week before, on Thursday the 29th January I got a Facebook message from my old youth worker and boss Pandora Ellis telling me she had nominated me for the Deputy Prime Minister’s Mental Health Hero award. 894 more words


Women Weeding in the Wild!

Twelve awesome women choosing to spend their hard earned time and money to pull weeds in Anza Borrego Desert State Park I do it for fun, and because I really do believe in what the Sierra Club stands for, and because I can! 227 more words


Change of Plans

Sorry it has been so long since my last post, a lot has happened since then and I wished to update properly once I was in a better place. 268 more words

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