Happy New Year 2021!

Just Volunteers! News, Projects 7 Jan 2021

We wish you all a very happy and fulfilling year this year.

Thank you to all those who helped us in 2020!

We are optimistic that before the end of this year we will again be welcoming volunteers to our projects around Asia.

In the meantime, we are incredibly grateful to all the volunteers who are making the effort to help the less fortunate children in their own cities. This has been true in Kuala Lumpur and Hong Kong.

We would very much like to hear from anyone who has an interest in spending a few hours teaching or leading English discussion groups online

This could be an hour a week, an hour a month – or more!

Dedicated local volunteers continue to come in to teach the refugee children and even to have small group classes at their own apartment!

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7th January 2021

Happy New Year 2021!

We wish you all a very happy and fulfilling year this year. Thank you to all those who helped us in 2020! We are optimistic that before the end of this year we will again be welcoming volunteers to our projects around Asia. In the meantime, we are incredibly grateful to all the volunteers who […]

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12th September 2020

Projects Remain Closed to International Volunteers

None of our project partners expects to be able to take international volunteers this year. As soon as the situation changes we will announce the new vacancies. In the meantime, we do require help with some online mentoring sessions conducted in English for children living in children’s homes. If you are interested, please Contact Us!

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3rd July 2020

No Volunteers Going on Assignment Yet!

None of our partner projects are taking volunteers at this time. However, we still welcome enquiries from interested candidates. Once we are in a position to place people again we will be informing all those who have expressed an interest. Thank you for your ongoing support!

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3rd July 2020

Latest update from the Refugee School in Kuala Lumpur

On Wednesday 1st July the kindergarten and nursery classes began again at the school with a total of 15 children turning up. Some of the children did not come due to fear among the families, however we are pleased that no one in the community has caught the virus. Most families still do not have […]

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25th June 2020

Update on Developments at the Refugee School in KL

Again, we would like to thank all those who have helped this community in their hour of particular need ! The community seem to be keeping in good spirits although the school management estimate that fewer than 15% of them have got their jobs back. Very understandably, the first jobs to open up are going […]

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7th May 2020

Crisis for BBBB supported Myanmar Refugee Families

Over recent weeks former volunteers from the BBBB programme have responded with enormous generosity to the plight of the refugee community. We want to express our deepest thanks to all! In Malaysia, as in countries around the globe, there has been a government enforced lockdown over recent weeks in response to Covid-19. This has meant […]

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28th September 2019

The SPICE Programme in Hong Kong completed its fifth year this summer

The programme brought together 10 Hong Kong undergraduates and 5 UK undergraduates to run three 7-day fun English camps for a total of 240 children. Apart from competitions, activities and games in the classrooms they all spent the day at the Hong Kong Country Club, one of HK’s most exclusive members clubs as well as […]

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28th September 2019

Harry and Rob cycled across the world to raise money for a solar project at Lotus

Below is Harry’s report of their stopover at Lotus itself last month Learn about their journey: https://www.farsidestudio.com/risingsuncycle We think its important to give you our loyal following and supporters a genuine warts-and-all appraisal of Lotus. A rose-tinted ‘Live Aid-esque’ money magnet advert will not give you the understanding of the real issues and dynamics at Lotus. […]

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