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May 18, 2018

Fundraising can often seem a bit of a daunting exercise. What could you do? Who will help you out? Where do you begin? When you’re passionate about a cause but feel at a loss as to how you can help, the words of tennis player and social activist Arthur Ashe are a great help: ‘Start […]

May 11, 2018

So Moses and Aaron did just as the LORD had commanded them. Moses was eighty years old, and Aaron was eighty-three when they made their demands to Pharaoh. Then the LORD said to Moses and Aaron, “Pharaoh will demand, ‘Show me a miracle.’ When he does this, say to Aaron, ‘Take your staff and throw […]

April 20, 2018

Malawi is popularly known as the ‘Warm Heart of Africa’ for the kindness and friendliness of its people. It is also a country of spectacular scenery and diversity of landscapes. The lowest point in Malawi is just above sea level, but it also boasts soaring 10,000-foot peaks. And while Malawi is a landlocked country, it […]

April 18, 2018

Should the UK provide humanitarian and development assistance to other countries? Speaking at the Wellcome Collection last week in London, Development secretary Penny Mordaunt said: “Britain stands for free trade and cooperation, the rule of law, justice and human rights. We believe in bravery, in service and in sacrifice. We believe in the potential of […]

April 5, 2018

At All We Can, there aren’t many things we enjoy hearing about more than the extraordinary lengths that our supporters go to in order to support people living in some of the world’s poorest communities. That is why we were so touched to learn of the remarkable accomplishment of two members of Ashby Wesley Methodist […]

April 3, 2018

So there I am, in a bleak East Indian state, sitting on a cold stone floor in a dilapidated building, surrounded by dozens of colourful women dressed in beautiful saris, listening to them tell me about their lives. You soon forget that your legs have gone numb as you hear the incredibly difficult, yet inspiring […]

February 5, 2018

In the heat of the Zimbabwean sun, with the dusty dirt of the dry season and the tension of political uncertainty and fragile life, I was more than a little nervous. As we approached the homestead where Tulani and Angela live, with their four children, I was getting worried – would I know what to […]

January 15, 2018

For many, the world in which they live is a better place than it has been for many years. Never have women been more likely to survive giving birth to a child. There are fewer children under the age of five dying because of treatable and preventable diseases. And more people have been taken out […]

December 19, 2017

Christmas traditions around the world are special for millions of people. Through our work around the world, All We Can has come to know a number of these different traditions and they all have a common theme of sharing and good will. Burundi Christmas in Burundi is a much simpler celebration than in many other […]

December 11, 2017

Growing up in Malawi, I prided myself on my knowledge of African geography and at the age of 10, I could recite all the countries in Africa including their capital cities more or less in alphabetical order. I would always end with ‘Zimbabwe, Harare…!’, beaming at the achievement. It was not until a few years […]

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