PHILANTHROPY

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THE SHAW MIND FOUNDATION -ENGAGING WITH MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES

"I am delighted to be both a Patron and Trustee of The Shaw Mind Foundation, a dynamic, proactive mental health charity like no other. The Shaw Mind Foundation is passionate about tackling the stigma attached to mental health issues...

www.shawmindfoundation.org


JUST A DROP - DELIVERING CLEAN WATER TO POVERTY STRICKEN COMMUNITIES 

I was born in Norther Rhodesia, now Zambia and am very conscious that there are lots of poor people fetching water from unprotected hand-dug wells or river beds. Accordingly, there is a high prevalence of water borne diseases, particularly amongst the young, with women and girls walking long distances to fetch water...

www.justadrop.org


BAG BOOKS - MULTI-SENSORY STORIES FOR HANDICAPPED PEOPLE

Bag Books bring joy to the lives of people with learning disabilities. Can you imagine a world without books in it? That is the reality for thousands of people with profound learning disabilities; words on a page are meaningless and two dimensional pictures cannot be understood...

www.bagbooks.org


TUJATANE - TONGABEZI TRUST SCHOOL 

One child, one teacher, one book, one pen can change the world.” Malala Yousafzia said that, and Tujatane - Tongabezi Trust School is evidence of it. In 1996, Vanessa Parker was volunteering in Zambia when she discovered that the children in her local, rural community had no access to an education. Knowing that education is the single most important way to enable people to empower themselves, Vanessa built a preschool of one classroom, for fifteen children, and hired just one teacher...

www.tujatane.com

 

 

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