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Sponsorenlauf vom 26. Mai 2018


Sponsored walk and BBQ – new this year – Ethiopian dancers and coffee ceremony! Sign up now – our next sponsored walk in Horgen, Switzerland is on Saturday 26th May! Don’t miss the fun! Sign up now to enjoy some … Continue reading

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Newsletter Science and Technology edition

We have had a busy few months at the Nicolas Robinson School and so we are sharing our updates between a few short messages. This message is focussing on the science activities at the school and how these activities and … Continue reading

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Newsletter December 2017

We are currently in Mekele together with many visiting volunteers who have spent the past 1-2 weeks with us at the school, and will soon be leaving to spend Christmas at home. Here in Ethiopia, Christmas is celebrated on 7th … Continue reading

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Newsletter July 2017 (graduation)

We hope you are all well and enjoying a lovely summer. This time of year is always very special at the Nicolas Robinson School as we celebrate the end of another school year and the graduation of many of our … Continue reading

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111km Antarctic Sled-Pull raised £17,000

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Many thanks to George Potts who is taking part in an amazing adventure to raise funds for Rainbows4children this December He will traverse 111km of terrain in Antarctica (or “one degree” of the Earth’s surface) this Christmas. He sets off … Continue reading

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Ein neuer Blog für Freiwillige


Kannst du dir vorstellen, als freiwilliger Helfer oder Helferin nach Mekele zu kommen? Wie könnte ein solcher Einsatz aussehen? Eine unserer Freiwilligen hat einen Blog über ihre Erfahrungen und für die Erfahrungen anderer freiwilliger Helfer eingerichtet. Alle, die bereits einen … Continue reading

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Bolton Junior Girls School

Bolton Junior Girls school raised more than £800 in February! They had great fun dressing up as rainbows. They also drew a rainbow in chalk in the playground and filled it with pennies! Many thanks indeed to the girls and … Continue reading

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Update from Ethiopia Feb/Mar 2017

We have just returned home after spending nearly 2 months in Ethiopia. During that time we have had 9 volunteers at the school, they stayed from 5 days to 5 weeks. Some were on their first visit others have been … Continue reading

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Rustem Hayroudinoff – Goodwill Ambassador

Rainbows4children are delighted that the world-renowned concert pianist and Professor of Piano at the Royal Academy of Music in London, Rustem Hayroudinoff, has been named as the first Goodwill Ambassador for Rainbows4children. Please take a look at his website here  A documentary film … Continue reading

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100% Erfolg für die Schüler der 12. und 10. Klassen

100% Erfolg für unsere 12.-Klässler. Alle haben ihre Abschlussprüfungen bestanden und können an die Universität übertreten – mehr Details später. Am 28. August erfuhren wir, dass alle unsere 10.-Klässler bestanden haben. Die tiefste Note war eine 3.2 von 4. Ein … Continue reading

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