Lindersvold Life

Letter of Solidarity

“I don’t really know how to start writing these lines for you, we don’t know each other, and even so I feel a lot of things that I would love to explain you…” Marina from Girona shares some of her thoughts with us.

Letter from the principal of DRH Lindersvold, Ms Tina Whittington

Letter from the principal of DRH Lindersvold, Ms Tina WhittingtonI hope that you and your loved ones are healthy and safe in these times of crisis and fundamental life changes. There is no doubt that COVID-19 is in the process of causing a global catastrophe. Day by...

Franziska’s impressions of volunteering in Zambia

Franziska’s impressions of volunteering in Zambia The May 2019 Team finalized their project work in Zambia. They returned at DRH Lindersvold safely ready to enter the final part of the 10 months programme – the reflection. The intense project unavoidably leaves...

VOLUNTEERING VALUES

The Ethical Aspect of Volunteering

As great of an endeavor as volunteering is, it is not as simple as “going somewhere and doing something good for people”. Contrary to popular belief volunteering can do more harm than good if not done ethically.

Volunteering through time

Volunteering through time The actual term “to volunteer” was supposedly first used in 1755. It was in direct connection to “offering oneself for military service”. Later also firefighters, priests and medical personnel got a long history of volunteering. The idea ...

DID YOU KNOW…

Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day Since ancient Greece we have celebrated motherhood and fertility in the spring, when the land is once again coming to life with warmth and abundance - and still throughout the world today Mother’s Day has a special place in many hearts. We are not...

7 ADVANTAGES OF GROWING YOUR GARDEN

7 ADVANTAGES OF GROWING YOUR GARDEN Various research and surveys show a long list of advantages of cultivating the garden. Here are 7 of the best ones: 1. Active garden farmers live 16-27% longer than couch potatoes according to research from The Danish Cancer...

Earth’s breath of fresh air and impactful reminder

Earth’s breath of fresh air and impactful reminder The COVID-19 pandemic is a source of a constant flow of worrisome news on our screens. Negative effects are undeniable and clearly visible but let’s take a moment and direct our attention towards the positives.  ...

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