Child of Hope

Registered Charity Number: 1136068
Broadstone, Dorset

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Child of Hope Charity News

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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»

Helping save lives: Pius at work

Date posted: 09 Nov 2015

Meet Pius, he’s a very busy guy. During the day he heads up our welfare team and in his spare time he is caretaker of the boys section of our expanding children’s home, currently with 19 lads.… Read More»

Moses survived jiggers and now wants to become a doctor

Date posted: 03 Nov 2015

Moses is the head boy at our school and is in the last year of the school (P7) – but before he started at the school he seriously doubted if he would survive a serious infestation of jiggers.… Read More»

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