Uk based charity for a children

News

2017 ANNUAL GARDEN PARTY 10 JUNE

Posted by on Apr 6, 2017

This year’s Garden Party will be held at 6 Kirkstone Gardens, Newcastle uponTyne NE7 7AN on Saturday 10 June, 11 am to 3.30 pm.  Delicious cakes, raffle, tombola, book sale etc Please put the date in your diary now so you don’t forget.  This is one of our major fundraisers during the year and your support is vital to its success.  Thank you.

Read More

MERRY CHRISTMAS & A HAPPY AND HEALTHY 2017

Posted by on Dec 16, 2016

The Trustees of the Ghanaian Children’s Trust, together with the staff and children at King Jesus Charity Home in Kumasi, Ghana, wish all our supporters a very Merry Christmas and a happy, healthy and peaceful year ahead.  Your generosity has improved the lives of many destitute children and young people.  We cannot thank you enough.

Read More

Baby clothes delivered to Maternity Department

Posted by on Nov 13, 2016

When our trustees Jean and Nana Edusei were in Ghana in October, they delivered baby clothes, sheets and blankets to the Maternity Department at Kumasi South Hospital.  All the items had been donated by our supporters in Newcastle and shipped to Ghana by the Ghanaian Children’s Trust.  The baby items will be given to mothers who give birth at the hospital and have no money to buy baby clothes and blankets.  These women are homeless or extremely poor. The photo shows Senior Maternity...

Read More

News from KJCH November 2016

Posted by on Nov 13, 2016

King Jesus Charity Home is short of food.  Churches in Kumasi donate food at Christmas and Easter, but supplies are now running low and it’s still 6 weeks until Christmas.  Also the next round of school/university fees will be due in January 2017 so we need all the help we can to raise funds to help the orphanage.  All the school age children attend school.  Primary and junior high school are free (although the orphanage has to buy books, uniforms etc) and the orphanage is paying for...

Read More

Baby clothes and blankets

Posted by on Sep 7, 2016

We have had large donations of new and used baby clothes and blankets, more than are needed at King Jesus Charity Home, so some of these will be donated to the Maternity Department at Kumasi South Hospital.  Frequently mothers arrive at the department when they are in labour and have no clothing at all for their new baby.  Some are homeless or extremely poor and rely on the other new mothers or the nurses to give them clothing and nappies for their babies.  This is not always possible and by...

Read More

News from King Jesus Charity Home

Posted by on Sep 7, 2016

Life continues to be hectic at King Jesus Charity Home in Kumasi.  Congratulations to those who did well in their exams and are going on to higher education.  The new school term is about to start and money is needed for school and university fees.  The Ghanaian Children’s Trust is sending £2,500 now, having already sent £4,000 since April, but every penny is needed at the orphanage to support the 160+ children and young people.  We have also recently shipped clothing, shoes, blankets,...

Read More