Category Archives: Volunteer sailing crew

Special Thanks to Leo Nagtegaal for his continued support of Vega and her Missions of Mercy

A very special thanks to Leo Nagtegaal founder of Moduspec one of the Lloyds Register Group for his continued support of Vega and her yearly Missions of Mercy. Over the past few years Leo’s on going support has made possible … Continue reading

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Vega’s Humanitarian Mission statement

We on Vega believe that the development of remote communities can be achieved by a socially conscious group of people who make a commitment to develop and support human potential. Our efforts and achievements over the years are a clear … Continue reading

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Round up of Humanitarian vessel Vega’s 2012 deliveries

Here is a very short round up of highlights from this years deliveries of donated educational and medical supplies. We measure our success by the number of communities we assist and the quality of that assistance. Working with remote communities … Continue reading

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Humanitarian Vessel Vega Mission Statement

Someone ask me what our mission statement is so I thought I would post it up here We on Vega believe that the development of remote communities can be achieved by a socially conscious group of people who make a … Continue reading

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Kits 4 Kids takes off big in Singapore

On the 15 & 16 March over 400 Students from the German International School of Singapore visited Vega to deliver the Kits 4 Kids bags they had gathered. This past week was an amazing time on board Vega. On the … Continue reading

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Latest updates to Vega website now active

Have a look at our updated website and at the famous “Lists” of supplies we need for next years deliveries HERE

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The 2011 Vega Humanitarian Awards

The Vega Awards Every community has humanitarian heroes – exceptional people, clubs, and companies who are willing and able to assist others less fortunate than they are. They donate money, they give time, and they give of themselves. Often, this … Continue reading

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Famous author Julian Stockwin features Vega in his April Newsletter

I was reciently surprised and quite honored to find that one of our favorite authors Julian Stockwin ( author of the Kydd Tales) had featured Vega and our humamitarian work in his April Newsletter. Have a look at what he … Continue reading

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July newsletter now available

Hi the July newsletter is now us and ready. Loads of adventure and small isolated islands where we were delivering educational and medical supplies. Link is http://www.sailvega.com/newsletters/july2011/july2011.html Hope you enjoy it.

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Count down on for 2011 Singapore Boast Asia Boat Show.

We are running around like true sailors these days polishing everything that will take a shine and in general getting ready for the Big Singapore Boat Asia Boat Show. This is the boating event of the year not only for … Continue reading

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