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Bearing Gifts of Kindness

…Kids from St Chads Primary School, Croydon reach out to children in Ipaja! To celebrate International Day of Happiness, we share with you our story about the transformative power of kindness. There is nothing quite like giving someone you care about a gift – whether for a birthday or other ...
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HOW ACT IS HELPING TO END PERIOD POVERTY

UK government pledge to end period poverty worldwide by 2030 Ahead of International Women’s Day celebrated on Friday 8th March, Penny Mordaunt (Secretary of State for International Development and Minister for Women and Equalities), announced on Monday 4th March a new UK government campaign to end period poverty globally by ...
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Partnerships that make a difference!

“Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much” – Helen Keller … Working with Justice & Peace in Tanzania A common question we receive is “how does ACT carry out its work in 8 countries of Africa?” The answer is that we work through partners. Our ...
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Woodhall Capital Foundation visit ACT!

Last month, we were honoured to receive a visit from Woodhall Capital Foundation at the ACT Office in Croydon. Our work had been made known to the Foundation by an ACT ambassador, who had recognised the shared interests of both organisations. Woodhall Capital Foundation is the corporate social responsibility (CSR) ...
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Christmas comes early to children of Ipaja Community, Nigeria!

…Christmas in February? On 13th February, ACT was delighted to welcome a number of kind and inquisitive children from local primary school, St Chad’s, to the ACT Office. These children are currently engaged in ACT’s Youth IDEA programme, which provides youth with the opportunity of learning about international development through ...
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