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 through stunning scenery including harbours, coastal tracks, rivers, tunnels and beautiful moorland views as you ride coast to coast through stunning Devon. 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. When Gregory first arrived he was malnourished and could neither talk nor walk. 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
Last week we were delighted to go back and visit the Grove Primary School in Trowbridge to talk to the School Council about how their support is changing the life of a whole family in Romania though Family Partnership!
Thank you to all our supporters who donated to our 2017 Christmas Appeal. It is thanks to your generosity that the children woke up to a present Christmas morning. Continue reading
As I’m sure some of you already we know, we found ourselves having to move once again at the end of last year.
And as you can see, we’ve settled in nicely. Continue reading
This year we will once again be selling our range of giving cards, these gifts will keep on giving long after Christmas. We have a wide variety; from the ‘eggstraordinary’ chickens for Haiti, to the vaccinations that will be ‘injecting love’ into the holiday season. (Prices start from £5.)
Why not choose gifts of worth this year, something that will truly help change a life. Continue reading
We are delighted to say that we are again selling Christmas cards this year that were beautifully designed and drawn by one of the children on our Child Sponsorship Scheme. Continue reading
Our AGM was a wonderful opportunity to get together with our friends, donors and members and to spend some time focusing on everything that has been achieved in the last year, which thanks to all of you has been quite a lot! Here are just some of the highlights of what we have been able to do for families living in desperate poverty in the last year: Continue reading
The heart of our work in all of our projects is not just to meet the basic needs of the people, but to help them to help themselves, a hand shake, not a hand out! One of of our most important projects that we have in terms of sustainability is the Micro Farm, which lifts the small and rural community in Negresti into a position where the people who live there have the means to work, produce, trade, sell and earn. Continue reading