Yesterday I read this very short story by Peter Rollins that felt to me like a punch in the stomach. It has been on my mind ever since; and today I received an e-mail from Tearfund asking me to take action to end food waste by e-mailing my supermarket. 237 more words
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The destination for marathon number 4 was Canberra, Australia. This was the start of my biggest travelling stint of my marathon mission- as marathon 4 (Canberra) and marathon 5 (Borneo) were fairly close together I decided to combine the marathons with 8 weeks of travelling in Australia and Asia. 1,147 more words
South Sudan Crisis
Help families from war-torn, famine-affected South Sudan.
Famine declared in parts of South Sudan
War has ravished South Sudan for the past three years and as a result, 1.5million South Sudanese civilians have fled to refugee camps. 97 more words
I came across a charity which provides toilet facilities in countries where many people have nowhere to go… to go! It maybe a bit of a gimmick in a way, but the idea is that you twin your toilet – you donate to have a toilet facility built somewhere; you can chose which country or you can have the organisation choose. 258 more words