100 miles for orphaned children

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

40 Days of Lent for Project 40

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

Christmas gifts that keep on giving

inject squareThis 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

AGM Celebrations

 

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

Sustainability in Romania

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