Thursday 25 June 2009

Gap Year Fair at Oundle School

Now that exams are coming to an end its a perfect time to start thinking about what your options are for a Gap Year next year. So why not come down to Oundle School in Oundle, near Peterborough tomorrow and have a chat with us to find out more about our projects and expeditions in Africa and South America.
We will be there (along with loads of other gap year organisations) from 5-7pm so do come and say hello!

Find out more about gap year opportunities with Quest Overseas in Africa and South America.

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Wednesday 24 June 2009

Run the Brighton Marathon for Quest4Change!

Exciting news - the 1st ever Brighton Marathon will be held next year on 18th April 2010 and places are going fast!

If you fancy tackling the 26 mile route taking in the best of the city centre, fabulous stretches of coastal road and stunning views over the South Downs why not run for Quest4Change and support our projects in Africa and South America. Over the last 13 years Quest4Change has raised over £1.2 million to alleviate poverty and protect endangered environments through the support of worthwhile and sustainable projects.

Be a member of the Quest4Change Brighton Marathon Team and we will help you with fundraising and training.

You'll receive:

  • Sponsorship Forms

  • A Quest4Change t-shirt

  • A marathon training program

  • You get entrance to a special "Charity Runner Hospitality" area at the start and end of the race which includes food and drink, extra toilets and a dedicated bag drop.

  • Information about the projects your fundraising will support

  • Marathon route through Brighton & Hove

    For more details take a look at the Quest4Change website or get in touch with Heather on 01273 77206 or by email

    For more information on the marathon itself visit

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    Tuesday 23 June 2009

    Quest Lettuce

    Today marked a momentous occasion in the Quest office...after weeks of careful planting, re-planting and watering Andy's efforts to create a makeshift vegetable haven in the back garden have finally paid off. In his absence (sorry!) we enjoyed the first taste of Quest lettuce, hopefully soon to be followed by Quest courgettes, Quest tomatoes, more Quest lettuce, Quest aubergines and Quest chili this space!

    Not quite what the Quest Overseas greenhouse looks like...

    The verdict...tasty, in a lettucy kind of way.

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