After the euphoria of winning the Sydney-Hobart leg of the Round the World Clipper Race in their category, Robin has come back down to earth with a bump and a healthy dose of reality! Enjoy the next installment of Robin’s blog and please support him if you can by following the link to donate! Keep going … Continue reading From euphoria to a reality check – Robin’s adventures continue!
Our friend and fundraising champion, Robin Saunders, has set sail on his epic adventure! Robin is taking on a leg of the ‘Clipper Round the World Yacht Race’ in an attempt to raise some money for Rwanda Aid. It has been a thought provoking start, filled with highs and lows and we are in complete … Continue reading Robin has set sail!
Sitting in the garden of Munezero House on a cloudy Friday morning, I have finally found time to write another blog post. It has been a very busy couple of weeks for everyone at Rwanda Aid! Particular highlights included welcoming Ellie, Jo, Tim and Lisa from the UK and having Sally with us for nearly … Continue reading Sam and Katy…a week of firsts…
Despite a few challenges, including lack of hot water, torrential downpours and discovering the Rwandan zeal for stamping paperwork, Sam and Katy are getting on really well. Here they tell us how they’ve been getting on over the past week! ‘Time is racing by and we’re three full working weeks down. Last weekend we took … Continue reading Sam and Katy – Facing challenges head on!
Janyis has been to visit Ngwino Nawe, our village for disabled children. Here she experienced a hello like no other! A ‘hello’ in Ngwino Nawe Village (NNV) – the disabled children’s centre – is like no other greeting! You do not need to be able to see it or hear it, you can feel it. … Continue reading Janyis Watson – A ‘hello’ like no other!
Janyis has been settling in to life at Munezero House and has started to visit our projects. Here she tells us about meeting some of the women who have benefited from our hostel for sex workers. Once trapped in a life of poverty and prostitution, these women are now learning new skills and a facing … Continue reading Janyis Watson – getting straight to the heart of our work.