Making A Difference

Gabriella Ronchetti Start Date: Jan 18, 2018 - End Date: Jan 17, 2019
  • Kenya
  • Nakuru, Nakuru County, Kenya

My Travel Story

by: Gabriella Ronchetti Start Date: Jan 18, 2018 - End Date: Jan 17, 2019
St Edmunds Girls School
2019 Trip To Kenya With
African Adventures
Back in 2017 some Year 11 girls from St Edmunds Girls school, embarked on their journey to Nakuru in Kenya for a trip of a life time. 
I have now been given the opportunity to follow in their footsteps and carry on the amazing work that African Adventures do. I am looking for help to fund my travel in July 2019.
Who they help
Ghana, Kenya & Zanzibar
21 community projects
Support over 20,000 children
Widespread poverty
Limited access to education
Projects run by local people
How They Help
Community Development Pledge
Humanitarian support in the form of volunteers 
Supply resources for buliding work
Employ people from the local community
Micro-finance intiatives
My Role as a Volunteer
Teach or assist teachers with lessons for children aged 3 -17
Help with delivery  of sports/PE sessions
Spend time playing games and engaging with the children
Buliding and renovating- classrooms, kitchens, toilet blocks & social spaces
Light manual labour
Supervised by local tradespeople

I am so looking forward to this life changing experience. Seeing life in a different culture and having a chance to really make a difference. I feel this trip will give me the opportunity to broaden my horizons for the future and in the career path I choose to take. It will enchance my personal development by letting me see the different ways of life through their day to day activities.
I have always said I would love to travel, what better waqy to kick the journey. I really feel passionate about helping others who are less fortunate than myself, I am so excited to be given the chance to make a difference no matter how big or small.

  • Kenya
  • Nakuru, Nakuru County, Kenya