Kevin, Deborah and the SKM church team have written to tell us how they are coping now that all of India is in lock down. Churches cannot meet and the children’s homework club where the Grassroots sponsored children come every day is closed. But the children and families still need the food that your sponsorship […]
We sent this email out today…. Every sponsored child in Romania is part of a family with great need. Many of the families’ main carers cannot work due to long term illness, with a high proportion suffering from cancer. So when the government, in response to the growing Coronavirus epidemic, ordered a lock down, BENITA […]
Coronavirus is increasing in Kenya. Grassroots has funded delivery of extra food and soap to all sponsored children in Theta, Kenya. Good Neighbours has delivered to each family before the tighter restrictions come into place. This is one of the Mums saying, “Thank you!” Click here to READ MORE… SEE MORE PHOTOS … and […]
The team in Tanzania have been working hard putting plans in place in Tanzania. Training has happening for how to treat people in the context of the growing threat of COVID-19. Food and soap parcels have been brought and started to be distributed. This is Doctor Frank. He has got supplies for a Grassroots clinic […]
This is a disturbing time for all of us. All our friends around the world are praying for you and I am sure you are praying for them. The news from Tanzania today is very concerning. The number of cases of COVID-19 have been slowly increasing and look like they will grow rapidly in the […]
What a great team of volunteers visited Chennai to meet all the Grassroots sponsored children in Chennai. Kay has mashed together a video to give you a flavour… just from the photos and video clips taken at the time. Maybe you should be with us in 2021?
The new school year starts in January in Tanzania. That’s why we give out school supplies in late December or early January. Mwangelwa is a busy area of Mbeya. It has a large market with lost of colourful fabric and is very busy. Today the team arrived at the school where we hold the weekly […]
We have almost finished our time in Tanzania. Interviews continue for another day. We started the week with 2500 needing to be done at the end of Friday we have 389 left to do. What a privilege it is to hear the stories of so many families. We have laughed and cried together. There are […]