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A Brief History of a Sewing Machine

By |2018-11-14T10:32:18+00:00November 14th, 2018|History, Stories|

Using Workaids collection points all over the UK we are able to receive a colossal number of donations all of which with their own unique history. Recently we obtained a donation of a 1925 Singer Sewing Machine from Clare Sykes who [...]

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Vision Peoples in Mission, Kenya Update!

By |2018-09-20T11:40:10+00:00September 20th, 2018|News, Stories|

Here at Workaid we love to get feedback from our partner charities and to follow where our donations go, Vision Peoples in Mission (VPM) is deserving of the highest praise for all their amazing work in Kenya. Vision Peoples in Mission [...]

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Workaid partner from Uganda wins Social Entrepreneurship award

By |2018-04-24T12:22:46+00:00March 6th, 2018|Stories|

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 |2018-04-24T12:24:13+00:00January 19th, 2018|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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