Homeward Bound - From Cornwall to Antarctica

by Rachael Bice in Redruth, England, United Kingdom

Homeward Bound - From Cornwall to Antarctica
We did it
On 24th January 2019 we successfully raised £1,260 with 40 supporters in 55 days

Creating a community resource of stories from inspiring women in science, to connect people to Antarctica, Cornwall and all in between.

by Rachael Bice in Redruth, England, United Kingdom

luciclimatevision.co.uk 28th December 2018

Hi Rachael, This is so exciting and some of the best presents to give others how mean so much! A postcard from Antarctica! How amazing!!! I make another one for Father Peter who has been brilliant and a great support for my environmental work with the Church. Thank you, he will be delighted!

thomo 21st December 2018

Well done Rachael - leading women to reclaim the ‘anthropocene’ !! Can’t wait for the amazing stories

Toni Stanley 14th December 2018

I hope your expedition can influence the politicians to do the right thing and act NOW to avoid a global catastrophe, to protect our precious home and all its species. I wish you luck in your journey and your mission. Bon voyage.

Gitty Ankers 12th December 2018

Well done Rachael, we are proud of you and your achievement. We can't wait to see the photos and hear all about your adventure. Wishing you all the very best Brian, Adrian and Gitty Ankers

luciclimatevision.co.uk 6th December 2018

Rachael, what an amazing thing to do! We are looking forward to our evening with your after dinner speech upon your return. I can't wait! When I ask people, they look at me and say YES! Thank you and good luck. Please say thank you to Cristiana from us too please.


This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£10 or more

£10 Reward

A original image postcard with personalised message sent from Antarctica to you or a loved one.

£15 or more

£ 15 Reward

A post card from the Antarctic and an invitation to a reception evening to hear the stories and images from the trip.

£15 or more

£15 Reward

Polar Plunge - please donate to encourage me to dip into the Antarctic waters and to support the 'Teach a Girl to Swim' project. In return I'll send you a beautiful photo of the Antarctica landscape (minus lots of women in Ocean Positive bathing suits!)

£25 or more

£25 Reward

Original art work postcard sent to you or a loved one from Antarctica with the further 3 postcards supplied to create a set.

£50 or more

£50 Reward

The original postcard designs printed together and mounted at A4 size - can be tailored as a Christmas gift if requested.

£100 or more

£100 Reward

Life in Antarctica - a presentation or workshop for your school or community group to share the wonders of the most Southern continent and the experience of the Homeward Bound Programme

£150 or more

£150 Reward

Women in Leadership - a presentation and/or workshop for your company/workplace, drawing on stories from the voyage and materials from the Homeward Bound Programme to inspire actions to increase equality in the work place.

£200 or more

£200 Reward

Listening, Learning and Leading - a work place or after dinner speech, using the digital materials created from the Antarctic experience, the Homeward Bound Programme insights and personal reflections from my leadership journey.

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