"Mighty oaks from little acorns grow"

"Mighty oaks from little acorns grow"

Monday, November 20, 2017

Joe Redston

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  1. Turning Problems into Opportunities
    16 Feb, 2018
    Turning Problems into Opportunities
    We all face problems, and we face them every day. One of the most powerful things we can learn to do is shift our thinking so that we start to see opportunities, instead of challenges. We're big fans of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. While good progress is being made in some areas, there's no doubt that as a global community there are some areas where we can do more - most notably Reducing Inequality, Responsible Consumption and Production, Climate Action, and Preserve the
  2. Our intrepid Venturers return!
    11 Nov, 2017
    Our intrepid Venturers return!
    After two weeks in the South African sunshine, our most recent Venture group has returned to the UK. They spent a week in the village of Turkey, in the Limpopo region, painting the creche and drop-in centre they funded. They also spent time working with the children who will be using the centre, as well as doing home visits and trips to local schools. The group also did a series of physical challenges - ziplining through a canyon, a 13km hike and overnight (one toilet and two cold showers
  3. Spike's duvets have arrived!
    04 Nov, 2017
    Spike's duvets have arrived!
    After being stuck in customs for a week, the first batch of duvets from the UK were released yesterday, and made it all the way up to Turkey for the official handover today! The duvets were donated from a boarding school in the UK, that have to replace them every year due to hygiene regulations. When Spike visited the school to give a talk about his trip to SA, and found out that around 400 duvets were going to landfill each year, he decided to do something about it. A local company agreed to
  4. New seminar date
    01 Nov, 2017
    New seminar date
    Our next seminar will be Thursday 4 January, 2018, at Carroty Woods in Tonbridge. An interactive 3-hour introduction to Raise and our three guiding principles, our seminars will help you start to formulate a plan for changing yourself and your world. We look forward to seeing you there at 7pm. LEARN MORE BOOK NOW