Duke Of Edinburgh – Gold Award in The Gambia, West Africa

Lisa Kent Trust is a DofE Residential Gold Award Provider, delivering amazing residential opportunities in The Gambia, West Africa. 

Your visit will be for 7 days, although this can be varied according to your commitments. You will be working alongside our staff and other volunteers, meeting local people, the pupils at the Lisa Kent Trust  schools and Gambian tradespeople. 

You will enjoy the fantastic wildlife, local markets, beaches and culture of this amazing country.

There  is always a Lisa Kent Trust trustee present during your visit.

Accommodation of a good quality – although you will need to appreciate the value of water & electrical power.

Learn from our vast knowledge and experience of this third world country & its culture.

Your visit will be a life changing experience and the opportunity to explore your potential – whilst inspiring the next generation of children in The Gambia.

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LISA KENT TRUST’s new Partnership with Joy Of Adventure.

The Lisa Kent Trust is delighted to be working in partnership with JoyofAdventure. JoyofAdventure is an Approved Activity provider for the Duke of Edinburgh’s award scheme running both walking and canoeing expeditions at Bronze, Silver and Gold level.


JoyofAdventure aims to inspire young people to go on journeys, so that the first one they do is the first of many over a life time.  JoyofAdventure believes that journeys change us and open our eyes to the potential both in our selves and in the world around us!

If you would like to find out more about DofE expeditions with JoyofAdventure, email DofE@joyofadventure.co.uk