How Three Weeks Can Change Everything: A Word from the CEO

I want to help “Are you mad! No one will want to help!”  This was what one person told me when they heard that Global Care was launching an appeal to help vulnerable children overseas, affected by the coronavirus crisis. I hope and pray they were wrong. Three weeks ago I was in Nairobi, Kenya, … Read more …

Coronavirus Crisis

I want to help Across the world, the coronavirus pandemic is creating unprecedented challenges, in rich and poor countries alike.   Words like ‘lockdown’, ‘hand-hygiene’ and ‘self-isolation’ have entered our common vocabulary in previously unimaginable ways. However, although the problems posed by the virus are the same, the ability of countries and communities to respond … Read more …

Prayer Focus April 2020

I want to help “…Why do you look for the living among the dead? He is not here; he has risen! Remember how he told you, while he was still with you in Galilee: ‘The Son of Man must be delivered over to the hands of sinners, be crucified and on the third day be … Read more …

World Hunger Facts

I want to help Would you like to do more to help fight world hunger but you’re not sure of the facts and figures? Here are our top ten WORLD HUNGER FACTS to get you thinking. 1 :  More than 821 million people in the world do not have enough food – to put that … Read more …

When A School Keeps A Child Alive

I want to help Ten year-old *Gerrard is HIV positive. His father died of AIDS when he was aged just two, and his mother, who is also HIV positive, was ostracised by the rest of the family, who blamed her for his father’s death. As an outcast in their village, Gerrard’s mother had little choice … Read more …

Five Ways To Fight Poverty Without Spending A Penny

I want to help Do you want to fight poverty but don’t know how? Here are our top five tips to help YOU make a real difference (without it costing you a fortune)… 1. Recycle at charity shops Have a look through your wardrobe: That dress you never wear or that shirt you’ve grown out … Read more …

Why focus on education?

I want to help In a world of so much need, why does Global Care focus on education? What about hunger? Dirty water or inadequate sanitation? What about children dying from preventable diseases, and communities without health care? Haven’t we got life and death issues to worry about – why worry about education? These are … Read more …

Prayer Focus March 2020

I want to help “This, then, is how you should pray: Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name, your kingdom come, your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven…” Matthew 6:9-10 Sunday 1st – Saturday 7th: This week we pray for our partners Addis Kidan Baptist Church in Ethiopia, for pre-schools … Read more …