If you have any of the items
in the list below, that are in good condition but that you no longer
need, we would be happy to send them out to The Gambia, where they
will be greatly appreciated.
If you are going to The
Gambia, and you have room in your luggage, you might like to take
some of the smaller items with you. We can arrange to have the items
picked up during your stay. If you have a lot of room, we would be
very grateful if you could take some things for us.
Aprons - adult and children
Balls - football,
volleyball, basketball, tennis, etc.
thread, needles etc.
First aid boxes and
Football shirts, shorts and
Golf umbrellas (prized as
sunshades by elderly gentlemen)
Mobile phones - used but
Mobile phone chargers - UK
3-pin plugs are fine
Nursery school age toys and
Nursery school age song
books and tapes or CDs (not DVDs)
Pencils - coloured /
Pens - biros, felt tips,
fibre tips etc.
School equipment - science,
art, craft materials and instruments
Sewing machines - manual or
Simple and scientific
calculators - preferably solar powered
Solar powered or wind-up
radios and torches
Spectacles - prescription
glasses for long or short sight are highly sought after
Sports equipment - from
nursery to full size, nets, kit, kitbags
Tools and equipment -
garden, workshop, carpentry, automotive, welding, etc.
Wall charts, display
material, reading and reference books
Watches - can be serviced
cheaply in The Gambia if necessary
White school shirts /
blouses / polo shirts
us for details, or for further
advice on what to take.