A family gets about 10 chickens, training, equipment including a tarpaulin shelter … and a family is set up with a sustainable income and needed basic nutrition. Each business start up costs about £80. We can even ask the local team to do this for the family of your sponsored child in Laos. We still […]
In January Grassroots officially started a pilot child sponsorship project with 3 churches in the drought hit area of Ndole, Zambia. A small group of children was selected from each church and Grassroots promised to try to find sponsors for them so they could get to school – for which they need uniform and a […]
COVID-19 4th Food Distribution in Tanzania Giving Food to each of the 2500 Grassroots Sponsored Children in Tanzania. The team are travelling again to make sure our vulnerable children and families can get through the pandemic, and the lack of work. To support go to grassroots.org.uk/give and select "Tanzania" Posted by The Grassroots Trust on […]
Grassroots Tanzania team have started the 3rd food parcel distribution to families of the 2500 sponsored children in and around Mbeya – all part of the plan to get these vulnerable families through the COVID19 crisis. The Tanzanian government is saying the crisis is over! Upper sixth and university students are expected to be back […]
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 […]
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 […]
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?