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English and Maths Volunteer. Breaking down barriers.

January 29, 2018

Author: Juan José Paravecino I began volunteering for SKIP in July 2017. As a Peruvian and as a teacher I saw the opportunity of being part of an active change in my community. At SKIP I have witnessed what it means to give without expecting anything in return, and although as volunteers we don’t look…

Welcome 2018, Welcome to our new Executive Director

January 24, 2018

I am honored to start this year by saying thank you to all the friends of SKIP. As most of you already know, I became the Executive Director of SKIP at the end of last year, but my path began long before that. Since the moment I started working at SKIP I knew it was…

Welcome back to the Holiday Club 2018

January 21, 2018

Every year at SKIP we welcome the vacations with our Holiday Club. A space in which we offer activities to kids and teenagers at SKIP during January and February. This year we bring news on the personal development front, since we are incorporating actions from the Psychology Department. As part of the educational activities’ curriculum…

Volunteer training. SKIP to the core.

January 16, 2018

We start the year with a renovated energy. We welcome the already known staff and volunteers and a new group full of desire to make a change. To kick off the summer, last week we had the first trainings of the year. For an entire week, more than 20 people were part of those trainings;…

Families 2018 SKIP

January 3, 2018

Every year at SKIP we try to expand the number of kids and families we work with, facing 2018 we will be counting with eight new families that have entered our organization. These families live with low-income resources, looking for a better quality of life and education for the children. They came to SKIP to…

CHRISTMAS COUNTDOWN…one week to go…!

December 20, 2017

Christmas is already here! We bring you the last fundraiser idea for the year; with your help, we can do a lot of things for the kids and their families, so let’s get down to it. We know we have been pushing many ideas for you to try, think about it, what a better way…

One last letter from the directora!

December 18, 2017

As most of you will know by now, I left SKIP in September and moved to a new life in a new country. After nine years in the same place, it was an almost unfamiliar sense of uncertainty but the flood of memories of previous moves in previous lives soon returned, and with it an…

Alex, Teaching English at SKIP

December 14, 2017

My journey started with a three month backpacking trip in Latin America. When it ended I realized my trip wasn’t complete, not without engaging and interacting with the communities there, I wanted to help in some way, and that is how I came across SKIP. Because of my previous volunteering experience in the UK I…

CHRISTMAS COUNTDOWN…Two weeks to go…!

December 12, 2017

If you, like us are counting the days until Christmas, join us in our ideas on how to support SKIP this holiday season. The new idea for a fundraiser that we bring is related with you working in a supermarket! Yes, what you hear (or read), you can go to your local supermarket and bag…

Chocolatada at SKIP

December 11, 2017

Every year when December comes, in Peru we prepare for the holiday celebrations with Chocolate Navideño, or as we call it “Chocolatada”. This is a social and family gathering that has become a custom for all of us over the years. People come together to celebrate the arrival of Christmas and the end of the…

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English and Maths Volunteer. Breaking down barriers.

January 29, 2018

Welcome 2018, Welcome to our new Executive Director

January 24, 2018

Welcome back to the Holiday Club 2018

January 21, 2018

Volunteer training. SKIP to the core.

January 16, 2018

Families 2018 SKIP

January 3, 2018

CHRISTMAS COUNTDOWN…one week to go…!

December 20, 2017

One last letter from the directora!

December 18, 2017

Alex, Teaching English at SKIP

December 14, 2017

CHRISTMAS COUNTDOWN…Two weeks to go…!

December 12, 2017

Chocolatada at SKIP

December 11, 2017

CHRISTMAS COUNTDOWN…Three weeks to go…!

December 5, 2017

CHRISTMAS COUNTDOWN…Four weeks to go…!

November 30, 2017

SKIP Social events. The run-up to Christmas

November 27, 2017

SKIP Back to School Project

November 25, 2017

Donating on Black Friday

November 23, 2017

CHRISTMAS COUNTDOWN…Five weeks to go…!

November 22, 2017

CHRISTMAS COUNTDOWN…Six weeks to go…!

November 14, 2017

The Diary of a Social Work Student

May 16, 2017

SKIP’s CEO is published

April 30, 2017

SKIP’s Flood Relief Work in Trujillo Continues

April 17, 2017

Read the Annual Report for 2016

March 30, 2017

Holiday Club 2017

March 23, 2017

SKIP TRIVIA NIGHT

November 16, 2016

SWIDP Course

August 17, 2016

The Memory Project in SKIP

August 12, 2016

Leeds RAG supporting SKIP

August 8, 2016

Summer Psychology Workshops

July 13, 2016

Volunteer Blog – Shabeena’s story!

June 30, 2016

Celebrating Mother’s Day in SKIP

May 29, 2016

Updates from Holiday Club 2016

May 28, 2016