Thanks to the help of the United Reformed Church, the Christian Aid Christmas appeal was a resounding success, raising just over £3.6 million! As the UK government matched all eligible donations pound for pound, this means an additional £3 million for maternal and child health projects in Kenya, Malawi and beyond.
As we hear news of hurricanes and earthquakes in the Caribbean, USA and Mexico, Commitment for Life has reminded us of the disastrous flooding in South East Asia with one-third of Bangladesh under water at one point. Christian Aid currently has a special appeal for donations to help the countries affected. For information go to www.christianaid.org.uk/emergencies/south-asia-floods-appeal […]
East Africa Crisis Appeal 16 million people across South Sudan, Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia urgently need food. East Africa Crisis Appeal People are dying daily from hunger and malnutrition across East Africa. This is the worst humanitarian crisis since 1945. Famine has been declared in parts of South Sudan, where 100,000 people face starvation […]
Ethiopia Drought Appeal 10 million people at risk of hunger Donate ▶ Ethiopia Drought More than 10 million people in Ethiopia urgently need access to food supplies and water as the country faces its worst drought in three decades. Farmers haven’t been able to harvest any crops for two consecutive planting seasons, and supplies are dwindling. […]
Urgent need for help and assistance ……. (source: Christian Aid Website) Tired and hungry, the survivors of the deadly Nepal earthquake urgently need clean water, food, shelter and medical care. Ram Kishan, our Regional Emergency Manager for South Asia, said: ‘The monsoon season is on its way. It’s winter, it’s cold out there.’ Christian Aid partners distribute blankets, tarpaulins […]
Loki’s Story The theme for this year’s fundraising campaign focuses on the stories of Luka, a 29 Mother of three and Adi a 46 year old mother of 8; Both Women life in remote corner Ethiopia. Through the work of Christian Aids Partner, HUNDEE a grassroots non government development initiative, Adi was given a cow […]
Focuses on Las Pavas, in Colombia and five-year old Marcia’s Story. With a project to offer to her community De-worming medication as well as a nutritional substitute, yet made from locally sources Lentils and Plantains, fortified with minerals and vitamins that children of Marcia’s age have been without for many years
Four terrible years of conflict in Syria have had devastating effects on young and old alike. More than 3.8 million people have been forced from their homes and become refugees and over 200,000 people have been killed. Please support our [Christian Aid] emergency appeal to help our partners in Lebanon, Iraq, and within Syria itself, to respond […]