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Sierra Leone Government lights up Destiny

31st August 2020 | Posted in Latest News, Nigel's Blog

Today was a special day. The Minister of Energy sent 11 solar street lights which will light up key areas of Destiny Village. This is also the first time the government has helped us by a practical gift, since we began 6 years ago. We are truly grateful. It also means a lot to our residents to see a visible…

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Half time?

27th August 2020 | Posted in Latest News, Nigel's Blog

I wrote this blog for my church and thought I might share it with you Do you know your life’s passion and work with a determination to live it out?  I believe it wise to build life on principle.  In my early 20’s I came across a survey of 90-year olds.  They said if you had your life again what…

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Ben Okagbue – Our new Chief Operating Officer

25th August 2020 | Posted in Latest News, Nigel's Blog

We are thrilled to announce the Ben Okagbue (pictured here with myself and 2 trustees Dr Clive Thursfield and Dr Rebekah Taylor), has been appointed as our Chief Operating Officer (COO). He will arrive in Freetown on 5 September to take up his leading in country role with Home Leone. Ben spent his teenage years in Freetown and comes with…

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Minister of Energy Visits Destiny Village

21st June 2020 | Posted in Latest News, Nigel's Blog

We were delighted to welcome the Alhaji Kanja Sesay and Dr Eldred Tunde Taylor, the Minister and Deputy Minister of Energy to our village. Joined by their team they were amazed at what they saw and we noted how determined they were to help and support us. We had a wonderful time as residents shared their experience as they toured…

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Home Leone welcomes Turley Planning Consultancy Team

13th February 2020 | Posted in Latest News

We are so excited that Turley a planning consultancy from the UK, have sent us a team of 10 staff members to work alongside us for the next 10 days. We are thankful for the money they have raised and all those who have enabled this to happen and supported in different ways. Having these guys come and work hands…

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Ways people and companies help

22nd January 2020 | Posted in Latest News, Nigel's Blog

A good example of how companies get behind us is safestore in Southampton (https://www.safestore.co.uk/storage/southampton/ ). They have given us free space for a year to store things ready for shipment to Sierra Leone, such as the paint from Colour supplies in Hemel Hempsted (https://www.coloursupplies.shop/ ) Building procurement is something we want to grow and is a real way of serving…

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