Welcome to the Lisa Kent Trust
The Lisa Kent Trust is a charitable organisation dedicated to providing the children of the Gambia with the education they need for a brighter future. The Trust established charitable status in 2003 continuing projects already underway from 2002. The Trust is also a registered charity in the Gambia, named after Lisa Kent, who died tragically at the age of 19.
What do we do?
Lisa Kent Trust delivers a quality education to children & young people in deprived communities of The Gambia, who otherwise would not have the opportunity of schooling.
This is achieved by providing quality school buildings, experienced teachers and searching out the best in educational resources, whilst ensuring we attend to the pupil’s medical needs.
How you can help…
Whatever your skill or interest Lisa Kent Trust is keen to Welcome you to The Gambia to see the Trust’s achievements & to work alongside The Gambian’s.
We are able to offer volunteers the opportunity of working in a wide variety of vocations & placements which can be from one week to a year.
You will be very welcome at our schools, supporting teachers, carrying out building or maintenance, no existing skills are required.
Perhaps you would prefer a sport orientated role or if your skills allow, work in a local medical centre.
Lisa Kent Trust will support volunteers in raising £1500 in sponsorship, which will cover your UK flights, accommodation & food for a life changing week.
If you would prefer to help the trust by contributing to our onging projects, please consider donating using our secure PayPal link below.
All donations are appreciated regardless of amount, your continued support is vital for us to carry on building brighter futures for the children of the Gambia. Thank you.
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