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Vikki Farrell 

A warm and kind soul, with a unwavering passion for all things ‘play’ and the arts. Theatre, illustration, literature, writing and community based practices are what she lives for.

Vikki is committed to the theraputic benefits of drama, story telling, and expressive arts and the positive impact these have on the children she works with.

She believes that children are valuable members of society; they are the change makers and their voices should be heard!

Francesco Gigli (Frankie)

An avid sportsman and dedicated to sharing and collaboration on all levels. He admits that he has an addiction to the ocean and wishes to share this passion with everyone he meets.

Frankie is a talented craftsman, and the mastermind behind our Surf Craftsmanship workshops. He is committed to ‘being the change he wants to see in the world‘ and ensuring all that we implement is as sustainable as possible.

Federico Gigli(Gibbo)

An all round friendly, chilled dude who’s also obsessed with all things related to the ocean. 

Gibbo is a keen traveller and musician, currently studying a Masters in Marine Biology in Faro, Portugal. Gibbo supports Frankie during the Surf Craftsmanship workshops and you will often find him behind the camera during Expressive Arts. 

Edgar Keller (Eddy)

A nature and sports enthusiast, who loves any excuse to be outdoors. 

Eddy has been surfing with Frankie and Federico for many years, he sees Vanderful as an amazing opportunity to connect this wonderful sport to giving children a smile on their face!

A passionate Dentistry student, Eddy is committed to medicine and helping those in need. 

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Seeds of Hope ODV is an Italian registered

Volunteer Organisation / Organizzazione di Volontariato (C.F 94148280301)

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