Uk based charity for a children

Fundraising Events

Coffee & cake 9 November 2019

Posted by on Sep 23, 2019

Join us for cake, a cuppa  and good company at Maggie’s house, 72 Melville Grove, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7AR between 10 am and 2 pm on Saturday 9 November.  All proceeds will be donated to the Ghanaian Children’s Trust.   Hope to see you there.  

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Annual Dinner

Posted by on Sep 23, 2019

Join us for our annual fundraising dinner on Saturday 26 October, 7.00 for 7.30 pm at the beautiful, newly refurbished City of Newcastle Golf Club, Three Mile Bridge, Great North Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 2DR.  This year there is a choice of two or three courses (£25 and £30 respectively), and we will have live entertainment along with a raffle and lots of good company.  To book and for menu choices, please contact us via Facebook (Ghanaian Children’s Trust), tel: 0191...

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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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