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An Unexpected Connection

An in-depth description by Luke Attwood of his experiences in Nairobi and the initial connection he facilitated between EduCrate and Kileleshwa School. My Name is Luke and I have lived in Brighton for several years, I came here to study and after leaving my course, like so many others I decided to stay and make […]

Trustee Director Adam with Volunteer Manager Sarah & Founder Jemma.

Join our Team! – We’re looking for new Trustees

Passionate and dedicated individual wanted to increase the sustainability of a budding grassroots charity; EduCrate International- aiding international development in schools worldwide. Are you someone that wants to be part of something new and can contribute to our growing community of trustees and volunteers, all of whom have made the founder’s dream of EduCrate becoming a […]

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Volunteering changed my life!

It probably sounds a bit dramatic to start off my first blog post by stating that working with EduCrate has changed my life –but it’s true! I’m the newest trustee to join the team and didn’t even know who EduCrate were until Christmas just gone. And since then, my life has just been a whirlwind. […]

We’ve done it!

It’s been an anxious couple of weeks at EduCrate HQ. When we first came together in November 2015, we said from the start that if the only thing we accomplish is sending just one crate of educational resources to a school in need, then that would still be a great accomplishment. Since then, we’ve spent many […]

EduCup – First Footy Fundraiser!

As it’s my first post I thought I’d quickly mention why I became involved with EduCrate. I really believe in the core idea of helping prevent educational waste in the UK and in helping under-funded schools around the world make use of these resources. I also joined because of the inspiring passion and enthusiasm of […]

Oh What a Night!

Am writing this with a huge, if surreal, smile on my face. Last week we put on our launch event at the Fountain Head Brighton, and it surpassed all our collective hopes and ambitions. The evening started with a series of talks by local experts and we were thrilled to start with Alan Lester from […]

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How we made our website

For my first post I thought I would give everyone an insight into how we have managed to put a decent looking website together for pretty much nothing. I will try and not get super geeky and hopefully this can act as a bit of a guide if you are looking to set up your […]

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We’re now social!

After last week’s productive meeting we’ve now launched our social media channels so everyone online can be instantly in the know of EduCrate-Int’s happenings, plans for 2016 and success stories!  As an international project, being part of global social networks like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram will help us sustain important links with UK schools and […]