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Harriet gets to work at Maasai Academy!

Harriet is one of our lovely volunteers currently out in East Africa who has kept us entertained with her two previous blogs on settling in to the ways of Maasai life. We now have the third installment where she evaluates the impact of the new classrooms and kitchen funded by COCO and goes on a…
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Brad heads straight to Londoto Primary

So Lucy has just returned and now it’s Brad’s turn to head out to East Africa! Brad is out to discover potential new projects and partnerships and to visit several of COCO’s current projects. We’ve just received his first blog post where he visits Londoto Primary, a really challenging project that has seen perseverance pay off! Hear it…
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Lucy Visits Maasai Academy & Mercy Primary

On our approach to Maasai Academy progress is clear as the brand new kitchen building stands prominent on the hillside with the words ‘Maasai Academy’ painted by Becca and the women using their fine art skills. The welcome we receive reminds me of my first visit here last year when I was 3 days through a…
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Harriet Adapts to Maasai Life!

So far my time in Olorte has been very enjoyable. I have quickly adapted to the relaxed pace of Maasai life and am now very comfortable within my new surroundings. The wildlife in the immediate area surrounding the house is so varied it has been great getting to learn their sounds and calls. Things got…
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