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#Love4Gambia – March 6 Update

#Love4Gambia – March 6 Update  We loaded up the van with bikes and luggage, left Basse for the last time and headed for Bansang, our most westerly point so far. Our thighs complained a bit on this third day of … Continue reading

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#Love4Gambia – March 5 Update

#Love4Gambia – Sunday 5 March Today we had the good fortune to ride directly from our hotel rooms; no jam-packing five bikes helter skelter in the back of the van! We set out at the gleaming, taking advantage of every minute … Continue reading

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#Love4Gambia Photos From the Road

The #Love4Gambia team had a busy (and very hot!) weekend – here is a collection of photos from the road… Subscribe to our page to get all of our updates, and visit here to donate!                 Previous Post … Continue reading

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Peer Health Training Visit

On March 3 the #Love4Gambia team visited a peer health educator training session, this session on tuberculosis control. The youth are in the midst of a 7 day training on various topics (malaria prevention, preventing sexual violence, healthy relationships, forced … Continue reading

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#Love4Gambia Day 2 on the road

#Love4Gambia photos from Day 2 on the road   Subscribe to our page to get all of our updates, and visit here to donate! Previous Post – Next Post

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Love4Gambia First Day Update!

#Love4Gambia On Wheels teammate John LeBlanc with an update from the first day of the ride: We’re off! It’s 5;45am, we are on a washboard dirt road on our way to the end of the country, Koina. We got up … Continue reading

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The Team has arrived!

Day 1 – March 2 The Love4Gambia On Wheels team has arrived! John, Luke, and Joanne met up with staff at the NSGA office for a press conference and to try out the bionic runners! Subscribe to our page to … Continue reading

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Love4Gambia On Wheels 2017

 The Love4Gambia On Wheels Team is heading out on February 28 to begin their over 400km journey! To learn more about the event, and how to support the team, check our post here!

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Weekly Fundraising Totals

2017 Love4Gambia On Wheels Weekly Fundraising Totals Goal: $40,000 As of February 21, 2017: $4,000

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Meet the Love4Gambia On Wheels Team!

Joanne Langley Joanne is a paediatrician and passionate about the well-being of children and youth. She travelled to the Gambia in 2012 and saw first hand how the Nova Scotia Gambia Association is empowering young people to help their peers, … Continue reading

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