23 12, 2021

REACH THE CHILDREN SPRING PROTECTION

2021-12-23T11:50:59+00:00 December 23rd, 2021|Sanitation, Water Collection|

 These photos are of the spring in Nakitanza village, Uganda. It is shared by 160 families and innumerable animals. Local leaders and community members cry out to us for support to protect rural springs, which reduces the high incidence of water related diseases like diarrhoea, worm infections and skin infections, according to the district [...]

22 12, 2021

I TOLD MY STORY COMPETITION

2021-12-23T12:01:37+00:00 December 22nd, 2021|Schooling|

Growing up in rural Africa creates a unique set of childhood experiences that children share in the stories they write about their lives, stories that always touch the hearts of readers especially when telling about how Reach the Children impacts their communities. Reach the Children UK decided to take up the challenge of collecting [...]

1 08, 2020

Urgent appeal for COVID-19 support in Uganda and Kenya

2020-08-01T11:39:58+01:00 August 1st, 2020|Donations, Support|

To our faithful followers, old and new  You have generously supported Reach the Children in the past but there is now an *urgent* need for funds to help feed Covid-19 vulnerable families in rural Uganda and Kenya. These households include grandmothers caring for their grandchildren, HIV positive mothers, disabled family members, women and child [...]

28 04, 2020

Give me a pencil and paper and I will write you my story

2020-04-07T21:10:30+01:00 April 28th, 2020|Donations, Schooling|

Almost 200 children received pencils and paper last October and told their stories.  They shared many of their life’s experiences, some sad some very funny.  By stimulating each child’s imagination they not only told wonderful stories but beautifully illustrated those stories with some joyous pictures. Everything we have around us had to be imagined [...]

27 04, 2020

World Malaria Day 2020

2020-04-27T09:31:53+01:00 April 27th, 2020|Donations, Schooling|

Malaria still kills too many children. Reach the Children donated a mosquito net to every child that participated in our Story Writing Competition in 10 schools earlier this year.  You can see some of them in our video as well as some of the children from one school who sang a song for us all about [...]

29 03, 2020

WORLD WATER DAY

2020-03-29T11:19:03+01:00 March 29th, 2020|Donations, Water Collection|

In this time of pandemic crisis we are all concerned about washing our hands frequently. For some people that is a privilege and for others it is a distant reality. In these days of a global pandemic, it is vitally important that everyone washes their hands regularly to protect themselves from the Coronavirus. It was World [...]