The first students in a unique partnership organised by an Aberdeen university have graduated.
Aberdeen youngsters are being encouraged to donate old school bags to children 7,000 miles away.
People in the north-east have been asked to help raise cash for the victims of the African cyclone.
A north-east health board could be legally liable if its staff encounter problems when volunteering oversees, it has been claimed.
Hollywood star Gerard Butler has shared a meal with pupils in Haiti who are being helped by school feeding charity Mary’s Meals.
Madonna is celebrating her upcoming 60th birthday with a fundraiser for orphans and children in Malawi.
A big-hearted Aberdeen airport worker has swapped the duty free shop for an African village as part of a programme to bring water to the world's poorest people.
An Aberdeen student is set to travel thousands of miles to carry out humanitarian work.