Meet Mono

Mono is a 12 year old Mae La student in grade 6 who is the daughter of one of the teachers in the village. She isn’t the top of the grades in the class and sometimes gets a little bit distracted, but she is always the most excited about class and is respectful and well behaved....

Angkor Wat!? Exploring Cambodia

Over the past couple of years, Cambodia has become one of the most popular locations for Challenges Abroad trips. In part, this is due to the fantastic projects that are run out there, and the warm and embracing communities with whom the volunteers work during their time in this...

Challenge Leader Report: Romania

After shortly arriving at Luton Airport on the 8th July 2012 I began thinking of ways to break the ice with the group. Some of us were from the same universities, others had never met anyone before, but we all had something in common: we had fundraised for the best part of a...