Turning Problems into Opportunities

Turning Problems into Opportunities

Friday, February 16, 2018

Joe Redston

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  1. "Mighty oaks from little acorns grow"
    20 Nov, 2017
    "Mighty oaks from little acorns grow"
    Today is World Children's Day, and the theme this year is #KidsTakeOver - which sounds like a good idea to us! Officially started in 1954, World Children's Day is intended to draw attention to the plight of children all over the world, and the challenges they face in the modern world. On our recent Venture to South Africa, teacher Simon H. made the first steps to establish a closer relationship between his school in the UK, and Magaingwana Primary School - one of the schools we visited in 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