Ibex Insurance staff and Akin Charity join forces to raise funds for the street children of Sierra Leone

Ibex Insurance Gibraltar staff with Jimmy Bruzon of AKIN charity

Ibex Insurance Gibraltar staff with Jimmy Bruzon of AKIN charity

By Jimmy Bruzon AKIN Charity & Phil Langley (Ibex Insurance)

Staff from Ibex Insurance and members of the well known local charity AKIN (Association for Kids In Need – www.akincharity.org) have joined forces in an ambitious and adventurous project to raise money for the UK charity Street Child of Sierra Leone (www.street-child.co.uk).

 Marathon running has become a very popular challenge for charity fundraisers over the years and the Ibex/Akin team are busy training for their first ever marathon but not in Malaga or Madrid nor in London or New York.  No, this group is heading for the small town of Makeni in northern Sierra Leone. [Read more…]

A Message Of Thanks From The AKIN Sierra Leone Charity Project

A message to everyone who’s been helping out on the AKIN Sierra Leone charity project from local fund-raiser Jimmy Bruzon.

Dear friends,

Thanks to everyone for donating so many books, pencils, pens, etc… We recently packed two large boxes (80cm x 60cm x 60cm) and sent them to schools in Sierra Leone inside an ambulance which was shipped to Medicos del Mundo, a Spanish NGO working in the country. [Read more…]