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Workaid partner from Uganda wins Social Entrepreneurship award

By | 2018-03-14T17:14:01+00:00 March 6th, 2018|News|

Congratulations to Meddy! Kisirisa Muhammed (‘Meddy’ to his friends) founded and runs the inspirational AFFCAD project on the edge of the Bwaise slum in Kampala.  His team made this fantastic video below for us last year.  Meddy has just won [...]

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Ringing in the New Year at Levozy Self Help in Nairobi, Kenya

By | 2018-01-19T17:04:36+00:00 January 19th, 2018|News, Stories|

Workaid was delighted to hear that one of its projects, Levozy Self Help Group, recently received a consignment of tools and equipment for their vocational training centre in Nairobi, Kenya. The goods were warmly welcomed by members of the board [...]

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The Big Give Christmas Challenge: Donate and Double!

By | 2017-12-10T16:52:03+00:00 November 30th, 2017|News, Stories|

Workaid is again taking part in the ‘Big Give’, aiming to raise £13,000 to cover the costs of the refurbishment and shipment (container, taxes and everything else) of enough tools to ensure 1,000 current or ex-offenders in Zambia can gain [...]

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Workaid volunteers share their Time Credits stories

By | 2017-11-16T12:22:31+00:00 November 7th, 2017|News, Stories|

Here at Workaid, we are grateful to welcome an enthusiastic group of volunteers who give of their time fruitfully on a daily basis: some have been volunteers for 30 years, others continue to join us as time goes on. Our [...]

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Zambia Association for Children with Disabilities (ZACD) welcomes the construction of a new workshop

By | 2018-02-08T14:24:31+00:00 October 30th, 2017|News, Stories|

  Established in 2008, the Zambian Association for Children with Disabilities (ZACD) is an NGO that answers to the needs of children with disabilities such as cerebral palsy, clubfoot and spinal bifida in Lusaka, Zambia. Unsure of a solution and [...]

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Workaid Team Changes – New General Manager & Chairman

By | 2017-10-15T21:33:46+00:00 October 10th, 2017|History, News|

Since John Fox’s sad death a year ago, Rob Levine has been both Chairman and acting as General Manager.  At an extra meeting of the Trustees on 14th September Rob submitted his resignation as Chairman in light of the governance [...]

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October Forecourt Sale, Eton College & BBOWT Sales plus Open Day

By | 2017-09-24T08:16:44+00:00 September 18th, 2017|Events, News|

As usual, there's plenty going on at Workaid to keep everyone happy with our sales. Wonderful volunteers are giving up their Saturdays to help make them successful.  Please show your support by visiting our stalls, have a chat, join in with these [...]