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Sierra Leone’s Vice President Visits Destiny Village

19th November 2016 | Posted in Nigel's Blog

What an extraordinary day!  Our passion to enable thousands to exit slums in a sustainable manner was given real encouragement today as Sierra Leone’s Vice President visited our work.  Thanks to our great team who shared the vision and progress with him. Victor Bockarie responded with great enthusiasm as he understood when you put the 6 elements of low cost…

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A Room with no view

7th November 2016 | Posted in Nigel's Blog

You are disabled, stricken with polio since you were a little girl and your legs have wasted leaving no power to stand.  You become a single mother in a nation where misunderstanding and discrimination against the disabled mean its hard to make a living, or even survive.  Being a disabled female in one of the poorest countries on earth means…

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St George Foundation becomes Norwich City

1st November 2016 | Posted in Nigel's Blog

Our team had a great visit with St George Foundation in Sierra Leone.  This remarkable children’s home looks after kids rescued from the street and babies that people have abandoned and then trace families to get them resettled (see adecentlife.org). The children sang and then played and our team loved being so welcomed as they enjoyed drawing, playing mouth organs,…

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Luton Team make a huge difference in Sierra Leone

31st October 2016 | Posted in Nigel's Blog

We have just finished our first team as Home Leone in Sierra Leone! We welcomed 13 wonderful people who joined us for a week.  This group proved the effectiveness of 1 week teams on both those who travel and those we serve.  Thank you to each participant and those who supported them financially and in prayer to make this happen….

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Heading to Sierra Leone

19th October 2016 | Posted in Latest News, Nigel's Blog

So, exciting times as we head back to Sierra Leone.  My daughter Natasha, Joe and Sarah headed off to join Rachel, Moses and the team.  Getting ready had its challenges with the SL High Commission losing some passports and still one is lost as we get on the plane. Air Maroc – plane is late leaving as they say there…

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Challenges near the top!

6th July 2016 | Posted in Nigel's Blog

Last week we had a great meeting with the head of the Office for National Security.  It was so encouraging.  They have a mandate to set up responses to disasters, such as the 2015 floods that left thousands homeless and then to clear dangerous slums.  Its a difficult task for them. These leaders have been to our site and see…

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