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Katie’s funds boosted by Watson Wyatt

About 12 months ago, Quest Overseas was contacted by Katie’s mother, interested in supporting the project Katie worked on with Quest in Peru back in 2000. Since then, the response from her friends, family and work colleagues has been just incredible, with all manner of crazy activities bringing in some much needed suport. In December, friends […]

Jane Goodall to visit Bolivia Animal Sanctuary!

  The guys at the animal sanctuaries in Bolivia are extremely excited, as we have recently learned that Jane Goodall is coming to visit later this year! Jane Goodall is one of the World’s most famous scientists. Her pioneering study of wild chimpanzees, begun over 40 years ago in Tanzania, revolutionised how we think about […]

Fancy cycling from Rio to Quito?

For anyone with a spare 4 months and £10,000, you may want to consider taking part in the Vuelta Sudamericana, an epic cycle race from Rio de Janeiro in Brazil to Quito in Ecuador – any takers?! I’m afraid if you are interested, your chance has passed for this year, to do the whole route […]

Lake of Stars Festival

This years Lake of Stars will take place from the 15th – 18th October on the shores of Lake Malawi.  The world famous fetival has had passed performers such as Felix B (Basement Jaxx), Annie Mac, Rodney P & Skitz and DJ Yoda , South Africa ’s Goldfish and Blue African Skies, plus some of […]

Expedition Team Build a House in a Day!

We did say our expedition would be full of surprises! Our Andean Expedition team arrived in Lima a few weeks ago ready to take on a whole host of challenges throughout Peru, Chile and Bolivia. As promised though, we made a brief stop to visit our community project in Villa Maria, and waiting for them […]

Expedition Team Build a House in a Day!

We do say our expedition will be full of surprises! Our Andean Expedition team arrived in Lima a few weeks ago ready to take on a whole host of challenges throughout Peru, Chile and Bolivia. As promised though, we made a brief stop to visit our community project in Villa Maria, and waiting for them […]

NEW Kenya WaterRelief Video!

  This years Quest Overseas Kenya Water Relief team completed 4 dams and extended another.  The team spent 5 weeks working and living with the Munathi community.  After 2 years of no rain in the area this dam will provide the community with a year round supply of clean water for drinking and irrigation.  If […]

Kenya WaterRelief Video!

  This years Quest Overseas Kenya Water Relief team completed 4 dams and extended another.  The team spent 5 weeks working and living with the Munathi community.  After 2 years of no rain in the area this dam will provide the community with a year round supply of clean water for drinking and irrigation.  If […]

Team Updates in The Spare Room

This week, 3 of the Quest Overseas summer teams finished their project work in Malawi, Kenya and Bolivia.  You can check out how they got on by clicking on the team update section of the Spare Room.  All the updates from the whole year are there and you can browse through them by Project title […]