Posts Tagged: desa Ban

It’s Harder To Stomach Up Hill!

Me in the children’s school garden, tending  their organic vegetables

By Chanelle Lauren Cox, EBPP Documentary Volunteer 13th February 2012: I have been assisting with the development of an awareness video for East Bali Poverty Project (EBPP) for the past few weeks. Over this time, I have become very familiar with various footage and images of suffering communities, EBPP programs, charts and philosophies. I have… Read more »

EBPP’s Music Programme Students’ Brilliant First Preformance at Amankila Resort

The four talented girls from EBPP’s Jatituhu School playing the recorders along with the accompaniment of our Music staff and talented students, at the beautiful Amankila Resort, Bali

By Eliya Simantov, EBPP volunteer Music Programme Developer 24.12.11: We are extremely happy and proud to report on our talented students’ amazing performance at the Amankila Resort in Manggis, Candidasa, which took place just a few weeks ago on Christmas Eve. This is yet another dream of David Booth, EBPP’s founder and trustee, which recently… Read more »

REPORTS FROM THE FIELD: Kadek Indah, local health staff

Kadek Indah doing IDD awareness programme to the community

By Lindsay Burns, EBPP Volunteer WOMEN who divorce their husbands and become single working mums through choice are incredibly rare in Bali. But it was these exact circumstances that led 27-year-old Kadek Indah to the doors of EBPP, where she became the first local woman to actively help the villagers. She admits her main motivation… Read more »

REPORTS FROM THE FIELD: My first Site Visit, September 2011

mural gallery

By Lindsay Burns, EBPP Volunteer It was 6am on 22nd of September 2011 and a thin crescent moon perched above a volcano-shaped lilac cloud framed by palms still vivid in the silvery morning light on the edge of Denpasar, Bali’s capital city. Maybe it was because it was so early – or maybe it was… Read more »

Foreigners’ Perspective of Indonesia’s 66th Independence Day by EBPP Family


By Andres Rico, Stijn Segers and Vinu Narayanan: MBA Volunteers from Vlerick Management School, Belgium, August 2011 Little imagination seemed to be required to picture a celebration day like Indonesian Independence Day. Many years had passed and with these many celebrations in the valley between Mounts Agung and Abang in Daya hamlet at 950 metres… Read more »

EBPP Music Team Join ODFM Music Workshop & Bring The Lombok Team to Ban!!


By Eliya Simantov, EBPP volunteer Music Program Developer 27th March 2011: We are thrilled to tell you that the EBPP Music Team is currently participating in a very exciting training project, initiated by our good friend Raoul Wijffels and One Dollar for Music foundation [ODFM], further developing the close cooperation between our two foundations…. Read more »

EBPP Music Programme Latest Developments – First Recorder Classes in EBPP Schools

Edi, one of our dedicated music teachers, assists students from the EBPP Cegi School during their first lesson with the recorders.

By Elia Simantov 28th November, 2010 – 20th January, 2011: On Thursday, 11th January, our good friend and brilliant musician Bambang Sri Handoko (aka Bang) joined us at the EBPP Jatituhu School for the introduction of the first batch of recorders to our students. The twenty new wind instruments were donated to us by Alistair… Read more »