Child of Hope

Registered Charity Number: 1136068
Broadstone, Dorset

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Child of Hope Charity News

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Jennifer expands her business

Date posted: 17 Feb 2016

We love it when our Income Generating Activities (IGA) make a significant difference to mums and their families. A business start-up can help lift a family from the worst effects of poverty in just months, and the benefits just keep coming. Jennifer is a great example.… Read More»

Mary rescued from abusive step-father

Date posted: 27 Jan 2016

This is not a particularly happy story, although things are a lot better for 12 year-old Mary now she lives in our children’s home. But previously she was abused for years, beaten from head to foot and suffering death threats from a stepfather, starting when she was around three years old. Then her mum ran off and things just got worse. … Read More»

A boost for our new child development unit

Date posted: 18 Jan 2016

Our current project to build a £19,000 Child Development Unit has received a boost with a much-welcome grant of £9,450 – so we’re halfway to providing even greater support to the children of Namatala and their families! … Read More»

Donation went a long way!

Date posted: 11 Jan 2016

A donation sent for a sponsored child’s birthday went a lot further than that… and resulted in a lasting, wide-reaching benefit for the whole family!… Read More»

Secondary education

Date posted: 04 Jan 2016

Our school has reached a major milestone… with the first children finishing their primary education! These are the very first pupils that started with Child of Hope, when we ran a small nursery class from a borrowed church hall.… Read More»

Slum Christmas party pictures!

Date posted: 29 Dec 2015

We had a very colourful and fun party at the school – along with our 610 kids and a parent/guardian and sibling each, there were local community leaders etc, and the total number of people fed exceeded 1,400!… Read More»

Child rescue: our welfare team

Date posted: 08 Dec 2015

In a slum where there is no social service or welfare system, Child of Hope’s welfare team does some amazing, ground-breaking work, and is a vital part of how we help slum children and their families.… Read More»

Slum kids' Christmas party appeal

Date posted: 01 Dec 2015

Check out our slum kids' Christmas Party Appeal 2015! Last year was a great success with kids and guests from the community having a fantastic time... let's do it again... just £4 a child!… Read More»

Our first sponsored child is now training to be a teacher

Date posted: 26 Nov 2015

Around the time Child of Hope nursery first started in a borrowed church hall in 2008, director Moses Okotel was already casting his eye ahead to primary and secondary education – and stepped in to significantly change prospects for a handful of slum children by sponsoring their education at other schools.… Read More»

Mud hut roof repair

Date posted: 16 Nov 2015

During a visit to Child of Hope in Uganda, a team from the Lighthouse Family Church near Poole got stuck in and helped repair a couple of straw roofs.… Read More»

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