It’s been another busy week for the Kenya Team in Makongeni! All 24 of them have been helping to put the finishing touches to a community medical centre, flexing their muscles again (as you can see below!) The Kenya team have also been completing work on the classroom block in Makongeni, painting it a horrible… Read More


Here’s a quick report just in from Duncan- the project leader in Kenya: We started this weeks projects on Monday as usual in Makongeni primary school, work has been a bit different from the previous week we had in Chanukeni orphanage centre because it has involved desk making, teaching and roofing. On the first day,… Read More


Here’s a quick update on the South Africa Summer Team, amazingly now over halfway through their 6 week placement at Kwa Madwala: In the week starting Friday 10th,  more microlighting and ellie safari’s were done for some while others did the Kwa project. Later on that day, some did a successful anti poaching “sweep” while… Read More


Three weeks into their Summer in Cambodia and after well deserved rest, spent exploring the capital Phnom Penh, the team are back to work. For the next three weeks they are assisting a rural community with rice planting, setting up income generating schemes and teaching local tuk tuk drivers to speak English. Here’s some photos… Read More


The team are storming ahead with their bio-gas collector project at Tinangol. The construction of Bio Gas Collectors will pipe the decaying gases off human and animal waste (yum!) into kitchens for cooking or lighting purposes. It will have a massive impact on the Rainforest environment that surrounds the viallage, which was previously being destroyed… Read More


Our three intredpid Summer Leapers- Vivienne, Laura and Maud (fondly referred to here at Leap towers as the Three lovely Musketeers) are doing great work in Cambodia and are unbelieveably over the halfway stage of their Asian adventure already! The girls spent their first three weeks in Siem Reap, building water filters with Trailblazer Foundation,… Read More


News just in from Ecuador… You can breath easy, the Leapers in Ecuador have all survived their first week in the jungle! In fact, we are all doing pretty well copying with all aspects of ´jungle life´, such as bugs and spiders and bathing in the river. We are living at a cultural centre in… Read More


Time seems to have flown by and the Summer team are already at the end of their 2nd week here in Borneo. Chloe, the team’s late arrival has settled in really well thanks in part to an amazing welcome from the community. On the day she arrived, the group at the camp were preparing for… Read More


Are you sat at work reading this right now and hoping for a miracle?? We can save you and get you on a plane out of here pronto!! Gap Years For Adults-they do exist….there is a god after all!! Whether it’s Africa, Asia or Latin America you fancy we have the perfect travel and volunteer… Read More


The Kenya Team’s week at Chanukeni child centre has been a big success with the new classroom and kitchen starting to take shape. Everyone’s been getting involved (and sweaty!), clearing the bushy building site and starting to construct with local coral stone and cement when the sun shines….mudfighting when it’s not : ) The new… Read More