35 Stories

35 Stories, celebrating 35 years of Global Care

Gentle’s story

*GENTLE is the girl with the massive smile. You can’t miss her! In photos from the Ark, Global Care’s day centre for children with disabilities in Soroti, Uganda...

“Fresh hope for a new generation”

Hundreds of children in rural Ethiopia are making a success of their education, thanks to an innovative programme funded by Global Care, preparing youngsters for school. MAMO KATSELA, director of...

Sultana’s story

Access to education gave SULTANA KHATOON the key to a future free from domestic drudgery and early marriage. The 26-year-old peer educator, who is committed to helping to...

Rita’s story

Hear Rita tell her own story of transformation, from street child to school teacher, thanks to Global Care and our partners in Honduras:

Simon’s story

OTEGER  SIMON  was just five years old when his father died, leaving him with little chance of education. But thanks to Global Care's child sponsorship scheme, today 24-year...

Parvin’s story

18 year-old Parvin is a happy, healthy young woman. She and her husband don’t yet have children, but they hope to do so one day. For now, they...

David’s story

Oumo David manages Global Care's sponsorship programme in Soroti, Uganda. He is passionate about his work - for very personal reasons. Once he was a Global Care sponsored child himself...