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SKIP TRIVIA NIGHT

By Liz Wilson | November 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Friday, November 4th, Skip volunteers held a fundraising event at ‘El Patio Rojo cafe’ to raise funds for our artisanal workshops program and what a night it was! We had a fantastic turnout with over 50 people attending, raising 270 soles in donations and raffle tickets sold. This money will directly help the workshop program…

Updates from Holiday Club 2016

By David | November 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Club Vacacional is an extremely exciting period in the SKIP calendar. Our students have a long break from school during the Peruvian summer months and during this time they are often playing in the street or working with their families. Holiday Club is a six-week elective programme designed to provide a safe environment for the…

Celebrating Mother’s Day in SKIP

By David | November 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

On the 14th of May we had a celebration in SKIP for Mother’s Day. For this special day the organisation decided to arrange a trip just for them and this time they visited the beach in Huanchaco where they had a great day full of happiness and fun. Arrangements were down to the Social Work Programme…

Volunteer Blog – Shabeena’s story!

By David | November 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

I have been back home in the UK for 2 weeks now. It has taken me 2 whole weeks and I still have not managed to process my entire experience at SKIP and how it has overwhelmingly exceeded all my expectations Going abroad to volunteer and teach primary children English had been a dream of…

Summer Psychology Workshops

By David | November 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Values and social competencies are essential to a person’s success in their personal and professional lives. For this reason, SKIP focuses on providing quality education to prepare children for their futures and offers psychology workshops to all children attending the primary education program. The workshops started at the end of 2015 and topics were chosen…

Leeds RAG supporting SKIP

By David | November 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

For the fourth year in a row, students from the University of Leeds have traveled across the ocean to volunteer with the Leeds RAG programme at SKIP. After fundraising and planning since last summer, the twenty-five volunteers arrived in two groups over the course of July and August. Packed next to their sunscreen and Spanish-to-English…

The Memory Project in SKIP

By David | November 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nearly one year ago, SKIP was approached by The Memory Project, an NGO based out of the United States and asked to participate in their endeavor to give children around the world a memorable portrait of themselves to commemorate their childhood in the name of art. “It’s not another donation,” explained The Memory Project representative,…

SWIDP Course

By David | November 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Do what you can, with what you have, where you are – Theodore Roosevelt The SWIDP (Social Work, International Development and Psychology) training is offered by SKIP three times a year and the second session successfully ended two weeks ago this summer while the third one commences in fall. The SWIDP course covers topics ranging…

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SKIP TRIVIA NIGHT

By Liz Wilson | November 16, 2016

Updates from Holiday Club 2016

By David | November 5, 2016

Celebrating Mother’s Day in SKIP

By David | November 5, 2016

Volunteer Blog – Shabeena’s story!

By David | November 5, 2016

Summer Psychology Workshops

By David | November 5, 2016

Leeds RAG supporting SKIP

By David | November 5, 2016

The Memory Project in SKIP

By David | November 5, 2016

SWIDP Course

By David | November 5, 2016