School toilets

Target: £1440   |   Raised: £0

Sanitation is an important part of Porridge & Rice (PaR) Health and Hygiene program. PaR provides lessons on health and the importance of hygiene to avoid illness emphasising hand washing and disinfecting to avoid the spread of germs. PaR provides water, soap, and disinfectant to enable both. However, the toilets are not adequate and there … Learn More »

Oboch Community Resource Centre project

Target: £50,000   |   Raised: £13,000

The centre is an idea built on a partnership between school, Church and community, a first project of its kind in the district. Run as a Social Enterprise by the newly formed, elected committee the centre will have a school library available to the community after school time, an IT suite for teacher training and … Learn More »

New desks needed urgently

broken desks

Target: £2,880   |   Raised: £320

The majority of desks in the three schools Porridge & Rice support desperately need to be replaced. All three schools are in the Nairobi slums and do not receive any government funding. We replaced 10 desks in 2014, and will replace another 10 in January 2015. We need a further 80 desks to replace very … Learn More »

We are building a school

Target: £88,500   |   Raised: £72,500

Mustard Seed Project has a school for 125 poor children in classes of 25 in a rented building that was built as apartments. In August 2014, we started to build a two storey building which will house over 300 children aged 3-14 in 11 classes of 25-30. Our new building will also house a small … Learn More »

Community Hall in Uganda

Target: £105,000   |   Raised: £60,000

Gilead Health Development are building a large Community Hall at Luwero in Uganda with a view to bringing health education to this poor rural part of Africa. The building will also have a commercial use to add self-sustainability to its purpose. As of April 2011, we have almost completed the roof support structure. The next … Learn More »

Books, Books, Books for Tanzania

Target: £10 for 4 books   |   Raised: £

Livingstone Tanzania Trust need your help to buy 7763 books so that 1109 students in 2 primary schools in Tanzania may have one text book per subject. Education is not the answer to poverty but it is the best tool to fight it. £10.00 + Gift Aid will help us buy 4 books. Rudimentary resources … Learn More »

“Buy a Bog” in Rural Ghana

Target: £30 per loo   |   Raised: £

Buriton-Dominase Village-to-Village Group are working to provide households and schools in villages in the far north of Ghana’s Central Region with suitable latrines. Poor sanitation causes deadly diseases and affects the lives of young children in particular. Along with the new loos, we ensure that communities receive information about health and hygiene. Every £30 donated … Learn More »

Rebuilding a primary school in Kenya

Target: £148,978   |   Raised: £54,000

African Promise are planning to rebuild a dilapidated primary school in the small village of Kisimenyi in rural Kenya for the benefit of over 550 children now and many hundreds more for generations to come.The school is in a shockingly woeful state. The handful of crumbling, cramped classrooms are wholly unconducive to enjoyable and productive … Learn More »

A Maasai primary school in Kenya

Target: £212,000   |   Raised: £137,300

Osiligi Charity Projects are raising funds to build a modern primary school with boarding facilities for the children of a large Maasai community in Southern Kenya who live too far from the school to attend. The Osiligi Obaya School will be well equipped and with high quality teaching. At the request of the Maasai community, … Learn More »