Auction of Promises 2017


A little late coming but we wanted to say a huge thank you to everyone that made the evening a success this year.We managed to raise the money for the Gambian student exchange and did it in style. Thank… Read More

SGL charity gig – 23/02/17

SGL gig - Image

We are hosting a gig at the end of February to continue our fundraising effort for this year, scheduled for 23/02/17. It will be a fantastic event which is being held at Divas nightclub on Swansea University campus,… Read More

Auction of Promises 2015


A great big THANK YOU to everyone who made the Auction of Promises such a great success! We hope everyone who was able to come had a wonderful evening, and managed to get their hands on what they… Read More

Medic’s Got Talent

Medics Got Talent

A very special thanks goes out to Hamzah, one of our fundraisers, for putting on such a wonderful evening of entertainment last night! Our first ever Medic’s Got Talent evening went down an absolute treat, full of amazing… Read More



A new academic year, a new committee and we’ve had some fantastic support from both students and staff within the College of Medicine already! Cake sales are going down a treat, with such generous donations from both bakers… Read More

AoP 2014 Update

AOP photo 5

On behalf on the Swansea Gambia Link committee, we would like to thank everyone who attended the Auction of Promises 2014 for their support, fantastic energy and incredible generosity.

Blue Monday?

Jan Cake Sale

What better way to cheer up Blue Monday than with cake. All sorts of cakes! Thanks to the exceptional culinary skill and generosity of our fellow Year 1 colleagues, we were able to offer an assortment of delectable… Read More

Christmas bake sale

Ryan and Tania selling cakes

As Christmas is the season of goodwill (and good eating) we decided to host a cake sale to raise funds for the link. We asked students from the College of Medicine to bake for us and had an… Read More

House Party


On November 23rd Swansea Gambia Link hosted a fundraising house party which turned out to be a huge success. The party was held at the house of two of the committee members and was given a “Lion King”… Read More

2012-3 Update

Auction of Promises

2012/13 was a mixed year for the Swansea-Gambia Link. On the one hand, we raised nearly £5,000 through a combination of the Auction of Promises (brilliantly auctioneer-ed by Paul Jones) and a number of us running the Llanelli… Read More