Tag : volunteering abroad

Volunteering Abroad: Do You Only Get What You Give?

1 year ago / 0 comments

This summer, I undertook a volunteering placement in Senegal, West Africa, doing a care placement to help street children, called ‘Talibés’, in a volunteer centre. Talibés are young boys aged from as young as three to twenty-one years old, who have been sent into urban areas to go to school … Read More

Features | There's more to Sierra Leone than diamonds

5 years ago / 0 comments

Jessica Ing talks about her summer working in Sierra Leone, urging other students to take the opportunity to travel and volunteer abroad.   After having almost been initiated into a secret society, being swept away by a waterfall and experiencing several near death experiences, I have returned back to the … Read More