Young environmentalists return from a trip on the wild side in South Africa

Community life

On Monday 24th February one Giving Nation representative, five students and their teacher from Stroud High School in Gloucestershire arrived home from a week long trip to the ‘Wild Coast’ in South Africa Lucy Dunlop, Charlotte Lazell, Rebecca Hunt, Jennifer Continue reading

Charity champions visit South Africa

Stroud High School

On 16 February five Year 9 students from Stroud High School in Gloucestershire will embark upon a trip of a lifetime to Durban, South Africa as the winners of the 2013 Giving Nation video competition. Working with Giving Nation’s charity partner, Continue reading

Hosavidahundi (Continued)

Guest post
Finished henna

We stayed the night at the Hosavidahundi village in Karnataka. In the morning we met the ICS volunteers again and had some porridge with them. After that we walked up to the school playground and helped them with creating a Continue reading

Learning about sustainability and buying saris!

Guest post
Sustainable water pump at NIE Crest

So its day 3 of our India trip,and we have done so much today!! For some reason we woke up at 4:30 to the sound of screaming cats and couldn’t get back to sleep! We had an amazing breakfast, which consisted Continue reading

Giving Nation go to India

QEGS - national

On Saturday 16 February, five students from Queen Elizabeth’s Girls’ school in Barnet will embark on a trip of a lifetime: a week long expedition to India to witness the work of the charity Raleigh International. The girls, who won Continue reading