Press & Publicity

Return from The Gambia

Ten pupils from Marlborough have returned home after two weeks spent working alongside local partners in Gunjur in The Gambia.   The nine month programme which is organised by the charity Thriving Through Venture, focuses on developing young people’s resilience and wellbeing through community based projects in Marlborough and in Gunjur. Starting in January, the…

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Bristol’s Gambian Community

Young people from Wiltshire spend a day with the Gambian Community in Bristol. On 23 June young members of the Marlborough based charity Thriving Through Venture (TTV) spent the day with the Kombo Sillah Association (KSA), the Gambian charity based in Bristol, to learn about The Gambia and in particular Marlborough’s link community of Gunjur,…

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Gambian friend of Marlborough gives Fair Trade a boost

Gambian friend of Marlborough gives mango trade – and Fair Trade – a boost Written by Tony Millett on 17 May 2018. Baii Jabang – with mango – addressing the Fair Trade meeting (Photo: Hilary Stock)Mangoes were high on the agenda at the Marlborough Fair Trade evening at St Peter’s Church earlier this month -…

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Gazette & Herald

A GROUP of teenagers are set to go on the experience of a lifetime as they head to The Gambia to support a community in remote village of Gunjur. The project has been organised by new Marlborough charity Thriving Through Venture, a group who are on a mission to help young adults cope with the pressures…

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