It was a strange experience departing from Perth Airport; many of us were going to a completely foreign country with certain people that we knew, but many that we didn’t. Some of us haven’t even been out of the country before, let alone without any family to accompany us. The first flight was about... Continue Reading →
A chance meeting with Louis Moncrieff at a conference just a few weeks ago while waiting for a coffee to brew was all it took for his family business to see the needs of the Filipino people and donate brand new computers for the upcoming Leavers2Leaders trip! Moncrieff is a longstanding ICT business (founded by father... Continue Reading →
At SCEA, technology is a part of every day life for students and staff with computers, tablets, televisions and projectors found in almost every learning area. However, for students on the island of Boracay in the Philippines, the donation of new laptops from a visiting SCEA team recently meant access to online learning, the beginning... Continue Reading →
Shortly after the completion of the Fish-Drying Facility in Sagay, we received this letter of thanks from Bert Armada, who had found an international partner to create long-term jobs for the community there. His letter is below: Hello to our friends from SCEA Global, I wanted to share the good news that has come to... Continue Reading →
With less than two months until Leavers 2 Leaders 2016 jets out from Perth Airport with 60 passengers in tow, we want to focus on the great work that has been done in the Philippines communities that we support in the leadup to this historic trip. The greatest impact has been in Sagay, a community... Continue Reading →
In preparation for the 2016 L2L Trip, all of the Blogs from 2015 have been moved to the Past Trips Category on leavers2leaders.com. Click here if you'd like to review the adventures of the 2015 trip as we get ready to set off again!