Days 5 to 8

Day 5 Today we went back to St John’s to help redesign their old school library. First we repainted the walls yellow. This took a lot of perseverance to make sure there wasn’t any more patches of the old wall and the colour was consistent. For lunch we had Ms…

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Day 4

Day 4 We got our hands dirty for the first time today, as we helped with the construction of St. John’s new library and IT suite which is being funded by the money everyone back at SJC has been raising over the last year. The four of us tried our…

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Day 3

Day 3 We had porridge for breakfast, which was a surprise for Ms. Shakes and especially for the teabag in her mug! After breakfast we went with James (a Partner Ghana staff member who we have been working with the last few days) who took us to see another partner…

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Days 1 and 2

6/7/2014 Today we began our Ghana adventure, meeting early at Gatwick airport. After a quick hop down to Lisbon and a long stay over and one delayed plane later, we had finally arrived in Accra. After clearing through immigration we met our guide for the week, Yaw and our driver…

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