The Gambia Story

Project Gambia was set up by Neil Griffiths, (who is also The Scrapstore’s Patron) with the aim to support and oversee the education and welfare of children in five pre-schools in the town of Gunjur in The Gambia. This West African country has few natural resources, the average life expectancy is 49 and many families survive on one meal a day!

Every picture tells a story – here’s our pictorial story of Wiltshire scrap making a difference

We are delighted to see our scrap and crafting efforts (masks etc.,) making a real difference to adult educators and children alike in schools and places of learning in the Gambia by everyone.

 

With boxes and crates to unpack……….

“It was great to see all our packs that the team prepared here travel all those miles go to grateful recipients” says Ian and the SmArt cut volunteers