We have several events and other areas needing sponsorship which will go towards helping the charity’s overall aims in relieving poverty throughout our projects worldwide.
- Chloe’s Race Night – £40.00 for a business to sponsor a race. 2 free tickets for the business owner, logo on the back of the tickets and before the race a shout out/explanation of the business itself
- James Bond Casino Royal Fundraising Ball – Various sponsorship opportunities available with the top Platinum sponsorship at £1,500 giving a full table of 10 with 1/2 bottle of wine per person. Logo embedded onto Casino Vouchers. Banners showcased at event.
- Monthly Newsletters – Discounts for BaP members. Contact us for further details
You may have already met Alistair Steadman who joined us as a volunteer in November. He was introduced to us by mutual friends who attend St Katharine’s Church in Holt near Bradford-on-Avon.
With a constant focus on having the biggest positive impact in these communities, 2018 is set to be another year of hugely important and life changing work. Over the course of the year we will be running six trips which will include about one hundred people. These include school, church and men’s groups, and cover our two main Community Farm Projects. Continue reading
2017 has been an incredibly rewarding year for our work in Romania, which has continued to grow in momentum. The support from yourself and others like you, has continued to allow us to focus on both the immediate needs of communities, whilst also developing a longer term strategy. Continue reading
At the start of this month our Charity Manager Jenny left to start an exciting new career as a gardener. After six years with the charity, we look back over her time with us…
Some of our supporters may remember Roshan, who is the son of our project leader in Nepal, and was one of our first children to come on the child sponsorship programme through the Nepal project back in 2006.
Moving on 8 years, after we shared the news that he had won a scholarship in the United States. Well, we have some more news from Roshan and we are delighted to say that thanks to his hard work and dedication he is getting ever closer to fulfilling his dream of becoming a pilot. Continue reading
As you can imagine changes in the economy, uncertainty over Brexit and many people feeling the squeeze on their income has had an effect on many charities and their finances. In addition to these changes, over the last 6 months or so we have faced a number of challenging events, the combination of which has been significant and the result is that the reserve funds of People against Poverty are very low. Continue reading
Do you enjoy cycling? Would you like to take part in a challenge this summer that will go towards building a barn to support a home for orphaned children? We are holding an amazing 100-mile bike ride that will take you coast to coast through stunning Devon enjoying scenery that includes harbours, coastal tracks, rivers, tunnels and beautiful moorland views. Continue reading
We already know how powerful Child Sponsorship can be, but sometimes we hear some news that really brings it home to us! Pictured left is a little boy called Gregory, who lives at Notre Maison in Haiti. Continue reading
People against Poverty are looking for people to fundraise for them by getting sponsored for Lent. By donating any savings and money raised to the charity, you can make a real change to the lives of those in need while making a positive difference in your own life. If you’ve been considering giving up smoking or drinking, this opportunity could provide you with that extra motivation you need to finally make the change. Even a small commitment such as skipping a daily chocolate bar could raise £24, enough to provide a child with the tools they need to attend school. Continue reading