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Roof under construction

Posted by on Nov 21, 2018

During their recent visit to Ghana, trustees Jean and Nana Edusei oversaw the start of work on the new roof at King Jesus Charity Home. Unfortunately a supporter who had promised to pay for preparatory work on the walls prior to roofing has been unable to do so, leaving us short of approximately £3,000. We therefore re-launched our appeal and, thanks to our wonderful supporters, now have enough funds to complete the roof but still need additional money to repair the damaged ceilings below and...

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We’ve done it – target reached !!!

Posted by on Jul 31, 2018

We’ve reached our £10,000 target for the roof at King Jesus Charity Home, thanks to a last minute donation of £50 from a valued supporter.  This is a fantastic achievement and it will make such a difference to the staff and children at the orphanage to have dry rooms – no more putting out pots and pans to catch the rain coming through into their bedrooms. A huge, heartfelt “THANK YOU” to everybody who has contributed to the roof fund – individual supporters, The...

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Roof appeal update

Posted by on Jul 30, 2018

Our roof appeal now stands at £9,950.76, just a few pounds short of our £10,000 target.  Work will be starting very soon to put a new roof on King Jesus Charity Home in Boadi, Kumasi.  Our trustees, Nana & Jean Edusei will be overseeing the work which will be carried out by a reputable local...

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Roof Appeal – almost there!

Posted by on May 22, 2018

Our Raise the Roof Appeal now stands at £8,557.79 – our target is to reach £10,000 by the end of July 2018.  Please help if you can by donating via If you prefer to send a cheque, please make it payable to Ghanaian Children’s Trust and send to GCT, 6 Kirkstone Gardens, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7AN.  PLEASE MARK YOU ENVELOPE “ROOF APPEAL”.  Thank you. Just one last effort and we’ll be able to re-roof the...

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Sir William & Lady Leech Charities come up trumps again!

Posted by on Feb 23, 2018

We are delighted that the Sir William and Lady leech Charities have donated £5,000 to our Raise the Roof Appeal to provide a new roof King Jesus Charity Home and we cannot thank the trustees enough for their continuing support for our charity. The Leech Charities have helped us in the past with building expenses, most recently providing £4,000 to renovate the old classrooms to provide a much needed dining hall/activity room, office accommodation, a sick bay and staff accommodation.  This...

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