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4,000 miles, 500 legs, 2 men and a van!

This morning 500 prosthetic limbs are starting the 4,000 miles  journey from the UK to The Gambia. Here’s Tom Williams, founder of Legs4Africa, to tell us more…   What is Legs4Africa? Legs 4 Africa is a charity in the UK, with focused efforts directed towards collecting redundant prosthetic limbs from hospital and anywhere else we […]

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Bubacarr measures the arm of four-year old Musa to check his health

Riders for Health, ensuring healthcare covers the length and breadth of The Gambia

Everyone at The Gambia Experience were delighted to make a donation to this fantastic organisation ‘Riders for Health’ as part of our 25 years’ celebration.  We think they are doing an amazing job, especially when you consider the challenges faced when providing health care in rural Gambia. “We should give credit to Riders for Health […]

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Love4Gambia 2012 – Andrea Moritz

Andrea Moritz is running across The Gambia for the Nova Scotia Gambia Association. Good luck Andrea!

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Erin Poirier completes her long run around The Gambia

We’ve been keeping close tabs on Erin Poirier as she ran her away across The Gambia (all 424km of it!). She was running for the Nova Scotia Gambia Association, a Canadian charity looking to raise awareness of issues surrounding HIV and AIDS,

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Erin Poirier: Two feet, one heartbeat = Change

In June, Erin Poirier will be running across The Gambia, a distance of some 400km in 17 days, and in heat approaching 40 degrees. She is doing this for the Nova Scotia Gambia Association or NSGA, a charity based in Halifax, Nova Scotia in Canada. It’s a charity that seeks to educate children into the dangers of HIV and to teach them how to disseminate this message amongst their friends and families

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