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An opportunity to try a different kind of work at La Giraudière

These volunteers aren’t scared of getting their hands dirty!               The volunteer work at La Giraudière is very varied- from landscaping to cooking or cleaning. This week, our volunteers Gillian- English, Elena- Lithuanian, and … Continue reading

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Nilou Davoudi Canadian Volunteer helps La Giraudiere

Nilou Davoudi Canadian Volunteer helps La Giraudiere Nilou Davoudi from Calgary in Canada a program coordinator with the University of Calgary in Canada chose to volunteer at La Giraudiere in September 2014. Nilou arrived on the 1st of September and … Continue reading

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(Wall under gîte 4 progress)

The first floor of apartment 4 is now finished but the utility room below needed some fine finishing whilst keeping that rustic appearence. Whereever possible the original stones are kept and the joints repointed with Chaux which is a lime … Continue reading

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