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November 16, 2017

When was the last time we heard anything good about Zimbabwe? The media have reported nothing but anguish and hardship. There seems to be an endless stream of headlines telling tales of misrule, persecution, hyperinflation, food shortages, droughts, floods, a decrepit health system, corruption and general despair. And all that is true. But there is […]

November 14, 2017

If we don’t feel very well, we may stay at home or take a day off work. ‘Sick leave’ can be a generous provision for many employees. The Office for National Statistics estimated that 137.3 million working days were lost due to sickness or injury in the UK in 2016:  equivalent to 4.3 days per […]

November 7, 2017

Jesus went through all the towns and villages, teaching in their synagogues, proclaiming the good news of the kingdom and healing every disease and sickness. When he saw the crowds, he had compassion on them, because they were harassed and helpless, like sheep without a shepherd. Then he said to his disciples, “The harvest is […]

October 31, 2017

What does the word ‘home’ mean to you? There might be many responses to this question depending on your experiences, from ‘warm and welcoming’ to ‘cold and callous’. But for many in the world today they have no home at all. According to the UN more than 65 million have been forcibly displaced from their […]

October 4, 2017

With All We Can, I get to work with some incredible people. Today I want to tell you a bit about Clever, someone I’ve had the privilege of knowing and working with for several years. Clever is familiar with change. As the son of a Methodist minister, he moved around a lot as a child. […]

September 14, 2017

Along a dusty, crumbling road, 15 minutes from Gokwe Town Centre in the Midlands Region of Zimbabwe, two villages are scattered across the southern African landscape – Bandawa and Mabuyani. Earlier this month, I spent a few precious days with people in those two communities who, with the support of All We Can, are overcoming […]

July 30, 2017

Today is International Friendship Day, an opportunity to think about the difference friendship can make. All We Can believe in the power of friendship – that together we are stronger and in community we can do more. In Deberemeaza in Ethiopia three friends are working together to change their community.

July 7, 2017

This Sunday it is the British 10K in London and All We Can are very excited! This year the race is a British street party with a twist. Runners will start at Piccadilly and race all the way to Whitehall, taking in the sights of Trafalgar Square, St James’s Palace and Westminster Abbey, plus many […]

June 23, 2017

The United Nations have marked today as International Widows’ Day, this may seem like a surprising day to recognise. Some may question why there is even a need for a Widows’ Day. Across the world many women find the death of their husband is only the beginning of a traumatic journey and often a decline […]

June 1, 2017

This #VolunteersWeek we are focusing on the amazing difference volunteering makes. At All We Can we are privileged to journey with hundreds of people who give their time in one way or another to make a difference to people living in some of the world’s poorest communities. One of the most common questions asked of […]

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