What We Do

Get an insight into what the School Development Fund is all about, how we started, who is involved and why help is so desperately needed. The application process is also explained which helps to show how the projects are decided and how your donations are used.


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Our mission

Our Mission

The School Development Fund was set up by The Gambia Experience in 1989 to help fund the building, renovating and equipping of schools in The Gambia, West Africa.

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Fund raising & projects

Fund Raising & Projects

Information about how we select school projects and raise funds for these projects.

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About The Gambia Experience

About The Gambia Experience

The Gambia Experience is part of Serenity Holidays, an independent privately owned tour operator which was established in 1987 by husband and wife team Stephen and Sandra Wilde.

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Meet the team

Meet The Team

The School Development Fund is supported by the Gambia Experience Resort Team and our UK based team.

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The Gambia Blog

The Gambia Blog

Sharing over 20 years of our experiences in The Gambia and creating a community for people to share theirs.

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Sustainable Tourism

Sustainable Tourism

We are proud to have been awarded 5 star Sustainable Tourism status, the highest level possible, by the Association of Independent Tour Operators (AITO).

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