Uk based charity for a children

Fundraising Events

Garden Party raised £739.02

Posted by on Jun 7, 2019

  A huge THANK YOU to everybody who supported our Garden Party on 1 June. We raised an amazing £739.02 which will all be used to care for the orphaned and destitute children in Ghana. The next round of school and university fees will be due in August so this money is very much needed to enable us to provide the young people with the education and skills they need  to lead independent adult lives. Thank you also to our dedicated trustees and volunteers who pulled out all the...

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Annual Garden Party 1 June 2019

Posted by on Apr 7, 2019

Saturday 1 June 2019 will see our garden full of people enjoying good food, good company and raising funds for GCT.  Come along any time between 10.30 am and 3.00 pm and treat yourself to home made scones and cakes, have a go on the tombola and raffle, browse our book stall, meet our trustees and find out what our charity is all about. No admission fee and children always welcome.  The only thing we can’t guarantee is sunshine but we’ll welcome you whatever the weather. Our address...

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Great North Run 8 September 2019

Posted by on Jan 27, 2019

Didn’t get a place in the 2019 Simplyhealth Great North Run?  Don’t despair – we can help.  We have 5 places for which we’ve paid the race organisers £80 each.  To book your place and raise funds for the Ghanaian Children’s Trust, please contact us via our website link or email childrenstrust@yahoo.com or message us via our Facebook page. We will need you to pay £80 upfront to book the place.  You can then start looking for sponsors as we would expect minimum...

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2017 Great North Run

Posted by on Nov 17, 2016

All of our 5 places in the Great North Run have been taken by supporters of GCT, two of them Guide leaders who visited Ghana in 2014 and another who will be going this year.  We wish them well with their training and hope they have a fantastic experience on 10 September.  ...

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Charity Dinner a Great Success

Posted by on Nov 13, 2016

Thank you to everybody who supported our annual dinner on 12 November. We had a lovely, relaxed, friendly evening with good company and great food and raised £555.60 for our charity.  In addition we received £153 in donations from loyal supporters, making the whole event a resounding success.  Thanks also to the efficient, friendly staff at City of Newcastle Golf Club and particularly the chef for a delicious meal. One of our trustees, Jean, who recently visited King Jesus Charity Home,...

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