Pupils travel to Malawi to help African charities
Pupils from a Northwood school travelled to Malawi to help African charities and take part in their Gold Duke of Edinburgh Award last month.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Contra Costa Times
Pleasant Hill woman volunteers with nonprofit crafting business through art
Pat Daily was able to live her philosophy during a visit to East Africa in 2007: "Life has much more interest, meaning, joy and purpose when you know you are helping and making a difference in the lives of others."
Sun Aug 17, 2014
SADC leaders must show zeal
The heads of state and government of the Southern African Development Community members are ensconced in the resort town of Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
LA: Wednesday Wanderings: Mobility in Malawi
A quiet moment at the end of the day on one of Lilongwe's main drags. Sahra Sulaiman/Streetsblog LA We here at Streetsblog have been known to complain about the state of Los Angeles' transportation infrastructure from time to time.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Precision AT72 near Kilimanjaro on Jul 10th 2014, engine seized and runway excursion
A Precision Air Services Avions de Transport Regional ATR-72-212A, registration 5H-PWA performing flight PW-415 from Mwanza to Dar es Salaam with 40 people on board, was enroute near Kilimanjaro when the right hand engine seized prompting the crew to divert to Kilimanjaro.
Friends to tackle Great North Run in memory of tragic teen Jack Burden
Jack Burden, 18, of South Shields, died while on a school trip to Tanzania with his mates from Harton Technology College Scott Rutherford and Elliot Appleby are doing in Great North Run in memory of their friend Jack Burden who died in Tanaznia Pals of a tragic teen who died while on a school trip of a lifetime are ensuring his legacy lives on.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Five reasons to visit Malawi now
Malawi means 'flames of fire' in the local language. The term could easily refer to the sunsets, which are renowned for their beauty.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Edmond Life & Leisure
...All at age 27
Leif Francel has squeezed more life into 27 years than a lot of folks do in 50 or 70 years.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
IVHQ Volunteer of the Year Finalists Announced
New Plymouth, 30 July, 2014 - International Volunteer HQ announced this week that Cara Lawler , Carolyn Eggart , Hana Kitamura , Kristian Braeuer , Vin Kebblewhite and Zac Lanza are among the international volunteers who have been selected as finalists for the annual IVHQ Volunteer of the Year Awards.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Messages from Malawi: a tale of two brothers
I was visiting a school, which serves Mary's Meals, around 50 kilometres from the commercial capital Blantyre.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Jail break helps raise money for good causes in town
THIS was the scene when some hapless criminals escaped during a mass jail break in Warrington but there's no need to panic.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Say I love you with a moneymoon
For many newlyweds, a honeymoon is an excuse to begin married life in style, by splashing out on a lavish holiday of a lifetime.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Seward City News
From South Africa to Seward by Sail
Over a perfectly lovely cup of Sri Lankan tea in the literate saloon of their homey sailboat, Rainbow Gypsy, Cherry and Alec Yarrow recounted their voyage starting in Durban, South Africa that has landed them in Seward.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Family inspires Oklahoma teacher's dedication to education, service
The Deer Creek Middle School science teacher said he is compelled to serve, an ambition that has taken him around the world.