“I’d imagined this moment months ago and every time I do I’ve burst into tears of joy and connection” After 5,173 miles, Simon is home!
We’ve defined 5 fabulous reasons why our Kenyan volunteer programme is hard to beat, including being cutting edge, grassroots and affordable. Find out more..
Simon is now in the last 1,000 mile leg of his #justalittlerun around Britain, and we think it is high time to celebrate all he has achieved so far and give him a huge cheer to encourage him onwards and upwards as he wends his way home to Scotland.
#givingtuesday is promoted in the UK by the Charities Aid Foundation, who run a series throughout each year called The Good ‘Uns, featuring 8 ordinary people doing amazing things for charity. We were thrilled when CAF asked if they could include marathon coastal runner Simon Clark in their series for 2017…
Ecologia staff member Rachel recently visited our newest project partner Growing2gether working alongside teenagers and young children at a school in Inverness. She described to us what she witnessed that morning.
As 2016 whirls to its close, and we prepare to celebrate Christmas with friends and family, our thoughts are with Simon as he marks almost 9 months on his ‘little’ 5,000 mile run around the coast of mainland Britain.
Thanks to your support, many more children can now go to school and have people caring for them.
Please take a moment to read our 2016 Christmas Appeal by our CEO Liza Hollingshead.
Ecologia Youth Trust is delighted to announce the expansion of its activities and the launch of our first Scottish programme – Growing2gether. We aim to develop our work in Scotland, creating the opportunity for us to address the growing needs of Scottish children and young people.
Around the world, rural women face inequality when it comes to access to services, resources and education. The empowerment of women globally is an urgent requirement to help bring about an end to extreme poverty and discrimination. In Kenya alone, women provide 80% of all farm labour.
Without doubt, we believe our child sponsorship programme is great – and we’ve seen how impactful it is, both for the sponsor and for the children. So, we decided to make a list of reasons why you should sponsor a child through Ecologia, to show you just how valuable it is.