We are very pleased to announce that our recycled t-shirts and sports equipment have successfully arrived in Liberia, through the fantastic Farm4life charity! They are being used in Farm4Life’s cricket programme, which aims to bring sport to as many people as possible, regardless of their background or economic situation.
Farm4life run a number of products, and are predominantly based in Ghana. Through their Adoley Centre, Education4life, Sportz4all and Container projects, this international charity aims to empower individuals and communities, provide relief from financial, social and economic disadvantage, and improve education and opportunities. Our t-shirts travelled to Ghana in containers … Read the rest
Tags: community, cricket programme, Farm4Life, Ghana, Liberia, recycle, reuse, sustainable
In January, we partnered with Farm4Life, an international charity that aims to create a better life for people in Ghana. The charity runs a host of different community projects in Ghananian towns and communities, including Sportz4all, an initiative to enable disabled children and others, in deprived areas, to participate in sports activities.
We donated hundreds of our campaign branded t-shirts to Farm4Life for them to use as sports team bibs as part of Sportz4all, which runs a project teaching blind cricket to the visually impaired.
During the past month, the t-shirts have travelled an incredible … Read the rest
Tags: charity, donation, environment, Farm4Life, Ghana, recycling, sustainability, t-shirts, Union Southampton
University of Southampton Student, Caroline Edmunds has helped build a brand new medical centre in Ghana.
The 40-year-old mother of three, made the trip after being judged the winner of the Community Award which came with a prize of a travel scholarship worth £1,500.
“I wanted to raise funds and actually see them in action, to show something for the hard earned money people donated and to experience the genuine gratitude and definite difference our work had on a whole community, this was the best thing about the trip.”
Caroline was one of 22 nursing and midwifery students shortlisted for … Read the rest
Tags: Cavell Nurses Trust, charity, Community Award, Ghana