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Fantastic Fundraising Efforts

Here in the Quest Overseas office we always love to hear what you guys are getting up to fundraising for your projects and this year has shown some truly fantastic fundraising efforts. Toby, heading to Swaziland in April, organised a great spa day for family friends and local ladies – with a swim and a […]

Win a £500 donation for your charity challenge is giving charity challengers the opportunity to win £500 towards their fundraising goal. And it doesn’t matter what type of charity challenge you are undertaking; marathon, 5k, trek, triathlon or swimathon, as long as you are raising funds for a registered charity, you are eligible to enter. Plus, as well as the winner, we […]

Villa Maria Team Update – Quito week Two

This time from Auriole Potter, an absolute masterpiece of course. After being “cured” by the shaman, we had a night at a hostel called La Luna. Made the most of the good food and hammocks. The following day we walked around a lake called Cuicocha, an old volcanic crater. Very steep and we all felt […]

Photos from the Villa Maria team in Ecuador

A few snaps from the team overseas. They are flying down to the project phase in Lima today, so time to get down to work! Photo opportunity, or has the bus broken down??? North AND south of the Equator! Ecuador vs England football tournament, but who won???

Why I miss Jose Mourinho

Readying myself for two weeks time when the special one returns to the bridge here is a swift reminder of why he was one of the greatest people ever to grace the English Premiership. So in light of tonight’s first leg away at Inter what better excuse to take a trip down memory lane and […]

Congratulations Livingstone Tanzania Trust

A massive congratulations to Julian and all the team in Tanzania!!! They have recently been awarded FIRST PRIZE in the Pan African Awards for Entrepreneurship in Education in Tanzania. What’s the problem?  In Tanzania Primary education is free, yet less than 50% of children attend school, due to some families being unable afford uniform, lunch, books, and […]

Last project update from Ambue Ari 1

Written by Tyler Mascarello, thank you! We spent a solid ten days building a park, so it was only fair that we were granted time to work in a park.  For some our trip to Machia was to be the highlight of our journey.  Finally we were going to work with animals. For the entirety […]

Photos from Villa Maria March 2010

A few more photos of the team, working with the children at our social project in Villa Maria, Peru Giving a lick of paint to one of the family’s houses. The end of another games session. Some of the kids waiting their turn on the football pitch. Keep up the good work guys, only a […]

Video Update from Peru – Surfing USA????

With just two days to go for our team at the project in Villa Maria Peru, we thought you’d like to see a snippet of the work they’ve been doing over there – it is hard work, honest! Thanks to local movie maker Luis Spielberg (and producer Nena) for putting this together. Click here to […]