35 Stories

35 Stories, celebrating 35 years of Global Care

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...

Mohammed’s story

As the manager of a coffee shop in Kolkata, India, and the main breadwinner for his family, MOHAMMED ZEESHAN FAIZ has big plans for the future. And the ambitious 24...

Morning Star Still Shines

Twenty years ago, a small informal school started on a beach in Sri Lanka, reaching out to children with no access to education and no hope for the future. It...

Post-Conflict: Kosovo

Over Global Care's 35-year history we have helped rebuild communities ripped apart  by conflict in countries as diverse as Rwanda, Afghanistan and Iraq. DIANE BALL recalls the Kosovan...