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Reported by on 12th June 2018

A housewarming celebration in Borneo

A housewarming celebration in Borneo

The Malaysian Harvest Festival, celebrated each year in the region of Sabah, Borneo, is always a happy occasion - a chance for the community to come together and share a feast of traditional dishes. This month’s celebration in the small community of Bongkud was particularly special though. As well as the harvest, the attendees – made up of local community members and gap year volunteers - were celebrating the housewarming of local man Julin, at his brand-new home purpose built...

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Camps International

Reported by on 31st May 2018

Friday Fundraising Star – Tara

Friday Fundraising Star – Tara

I think Tara’s fundraising journey will apply to a lot of our students – putting off fundraising is very common, but there’s no need to panic if life gets in the way. It’s still very possible! Tara has recently returned from her expedition to Borneo but have a read about how she got there!   After confirming that I was going to go on the Borneo trip with my school, I was so excited and ready to go on the...

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Reported by on 24th May 2018

Friday Fundraising Star – Tamika

Friday Fundraising Star – Tamika

Tamika is this week’s Fundraising Friday Star. What a busy bee she’s been – have a read to hear what she’s been getting up to for her expedition to Cambodia in December… I felt inspired when I first heard about the Cambodia expedition consisted, and I instantly felt a need and a want to help. I’ve always wanted to travel, especially overseas so I jumped at the opportunity, but it wasn't just about me - I love the concept that...

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