Spring Newsletter 2019

HUGE thanks to God and to all of you who gave of your time, prayers and money to support us in 2018 to help us hit our targets. You will see that we have mentioned some, but not all of you, in the pages that follow. We are SO grateful to everyone involved in the HoverAid family and apologise that we cannot mention you all by name!

Charity Abseil April 6th 2019

Abseiling down the ArcelorMittal Orbit (6th April 2019) So what’s it all about? Fact 1: You know more about what happens in the film “Madagascar” than you do about the real people who live there. Fact 2: 92% of the population live under the poverty line in Madagascar. Fact 3: Hoveraid have spent the few…

Kameleon Rose Offer

We’ve teamed up with To bring you the ultimate travel dress! As our Hovercraft is the ultimate travel vehicle and indeed, sometimes the ONLY way to travel in Madagascar, we thought it fitting to team up with this, Madagascar based company, to bring you a unique product which is absolutely perfect for travelling! Kameleon Rose…

Winter Newsletter 2018

HoverAid news brings together the stories of ordinary people doing extraordinary things. We hope you feel inspired to reach the unreachable where you are – at home, at work or at school. And thank you for enabling us to reach the unreachable in Madagascar.

Walk for HoverAid

Annie walked 100km in two days to raise an enormous £600 for us! She said that she walked in the same shoes and clothing on both days, “ to remind myself that the Malagasy people have so little” In the letter she sent us, she said that she thought we did amazing work, but we…

Fundraising Concert

Could you do this? When Sarah’s friend Di approached her, wanting to do a music concert in Buntingford and to share the profits between charities, Sarah immediately suggested that one of them be HoverAid. “I can’t take much of the credit” said Sarah, “Really, Di organised it all and I just jumped at the chance…

Summer Newsletter 2018

Hello and welcome to the summer edition of HoverAid news!
“Declare his glory among the nations, his marvellous works among all the peoples!”
Psalms 96:3
These are not just words for missionaries, but for all of us everyday. And His work over the last few months have been marvellous and amazing. It was incredible to witness the generous and faith filled response of our team to the huge numbers of people in Marolambo in May this year. This was the first time we had visited them and we went again two days after we returned, you can read the story on page 2.

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Creationfest 2018

What an amazing week! 11 days in Cornwall at Creation Fest- a brilliant, FREE Christian Music Festival, now with a hovercraft! We took our giant, wire buzzer, hovercraft head game and much fun was had by all! Why not come in 2019 when we hope to have the hovercraft there too?!

Charity Abseil October 2018

Abseiling down the ArcelorMittal Orbit (October 2018) A combination of inclement weather and coincidence, meant that the first weekend in October was extremely busy for us, as we first attempted to abseil off the Arcellor Mittal Orbit, on the Saturday and then flew the River Rover 308 at Milton Country Park on the Sunday! A…

Cyclone Ava

One of Miandrivazo’s residents told us how she had called out to her husband but he was hit on the head as the water gushed in. His son grabbed his hand, shouting “My father is going to die.” and dragged him away until they were safe from the waves. The woman carried her mother in law…