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Ecology Camp

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In August, another Step Up dream was realised: we held our first ecology camp at the house in Novopetrovsk. 11 Step Up students attended along with 5 students from the Absolute school. Step Up teachers organised a range of unique, educational activities centred around four laboratories: landscaping, botany, zoology and water ecology  More »

Seminar for Belsky Ustye staff

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On 27th and 28th June, Step Up staff held a seminar for our colleagues at the Belsky Ustye orphanage. It was dedicated to our programme for young adults with learning difficulties and was held with the support of the Presidential Grants Foundation  More »

Belsky Ustye Winter Camp

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Between 2nd and 7th January, Step Up volunteers led a winter camp for students of the Belsky Ustye orphanage-institution. Highlights include a Great Gatsby themed party, architecture and culinary masterclasses, yoga, fencing lessons, a Christmas market, cinema, educational games and a beauty salon for everyone. All of these activities- and other surprises- really enriched the holidays for these students and our volunteers  More »