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Princes Foundation invest in Home Leone

29th October 2017 | Posted in Latest News, Nigel's Blog

We have just received funding from the Prince of Wales’s Princes Foundation to bring a new eco-friendly technology to Sierra Leone.  A group in Kenya have pioneered a community cooker which takes waste and burns at a very high temperature providing heat which was fed to a cooker. We are going to take the technology and turn the heat in…

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BuildAid Gives $45,000 to start the school

28th October 2017 | Posted in Latest News, Nigel's Blog

What an encouraging day.  Ole Stenbakk of BuildAid in Sweden has been with us in Destiny Village for a few days.  We have been talking for a while but when he came and saw first hand what we are doing, he and his trustees agreed to build the first 4 classrooms. We had laid out the are in the first…

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United Nations Visits Home Leone

21st September 2017 | Posted in Latest News, Nigel's Blog

Yesterday we were honoured by a visit from United Nations leaders who are seeking to help Sierra Leone in a range of ways.  They have 14 agencies in the country and, at short notice they paid us a visit. Lyndon did a great job showing them round and sharing our vision, plans and how far we have come with small…

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The first warehouse is ready

24th February 2017 | Posted in Latest News, Nigel's Blog

There are 3 containers now in Freetown port.  One has been there 5 weeks and we continue with the administrative and financial challenge of getting them out.  We are now ready for the contents of Stopsley High School as the first warehouse and 4 shops are now ready.  There is still some finishing with paint etc but they are ready…

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Daily exercise

9th February 2017 | Posted in Latest News, Nigel's Blog

There is such a wonderful atmosphere amongst our workers in Destiny Village.  we are currently building the first 4 shop units and a small workshop/warehouse to store all the wonderful school parts and equipment coming form Stopsley High school in Luton. At the start of the day the staff usually do some exercises together and may also have some devotional…

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Thanks to those who helped send schools to Africa

13th January 2017 | Posted in Latest News, Nigel's Blog

What a couple of weeks.  Thank you so much to the 80 or so people who helped dismantle 2 schools and pack containers of school supplies to send to Sierra Leone. We had our challenges.  The 40ft container proved too heavy to lift so after taking out about 6 tonnes of supplies and loading to an additional 20ft container, it…

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