Kevin & Deborah Kamalraj and their daughter Diane have been visiting the UK this week. They were invited to a wedding by their extended family (who paid for the air tickets) and so extended their stay to meet with us and visited church groups, individuals and schools that support the work they do in the […]
Back in January a house burnt down in Silivasu, Romania. Iacob Murza, who works with us to try to help the most needy families in Romania to have adequate homes, started working on fund raising to so he could get the family a new home. They are a poor family with 4 children. They were […]
The school (where the majority of the children Grassroots sponsors in Theta, Kenya go) has had to change its name. In the process of filling in new registration papers it was discovered that another school has bagged the name El Shaddai Primary School. So this has given them an excuse to update their name just […]
Our friends the Buda Buda Boys (motorcycle taxi drivers) in Theta Kenya have employed an engineer and are rebuilding the bridge over the river (which reconnects the village with the main highway). Amazing to watch. These guys are a key part of the community where Grassroots partners with Good Neighbours church to sponsor children and […]
Tanzania is officially not in famine however the government has said that 70% of those living in the villages only eat once per day. Food insecurity is very real and very close. With the harvest still a few months away Grassroots has taken the decision to increase the amount of food we give out in […]
Teachers from Rowledge School in Hampshire visited Tanzania as part of the Grassroots team in March 2017. They spent the week meeting the children of Pambogo Primary School (their linked school), teaching lessons, visiting the Grassroots feeding proigramme and making wonderful friends. Here are the photos.
Such fun to meet children Grassroots has been sponsoring in India since we started almost 10 years ago. These two young people were both part of the first group of children we started supporting. This year they got married. Today in Chennai as told by Andy: “Most of the day we spent interviewing again. We […]
A team from the UK has traveled to India this week to help Grassroots with the annual audit of the child sponsorship that we run in partnership with Sovereign King Mission in one of the slums in Chennai. Sharon Anson (one of the Grassroots Directors) and Andy Myall (the Grassroots Treasurer) have 4 volunteers with […]