Trek the Brecon Beacons and the Peak District

Join us for two summer treks in 2019 through the Brecon Beacons and the Peak District in some of Britain’s most awesome scenery, and raise funds for children in Africa. Read more

Mama Supper Club

Good food Inspiring Women Feel-good fun Coming Soon! Read more

Organise an Event

As a company, you can organise a range of events to support Bread and Water for Africa UK. Read more

Fundraise at Work

There are a number of ways for your company to partner with us to make a real and lasting difference to communities across Africa. Read more

Why Partner With Us?

A charity-corporate partnership should not be a one-way street; should your company choose to partner with us, you can expect to receive a range of benefits. Read more

Mr Kanu – From unemployed to successful gardener

Thanks to the School Garden project, Mr Kanu started planting vegetables and turned his life around. Read more

Melinda – With an education, the sky's the limit

Lewa Children's Home – Kenya Read more

London to Paris Bike Ride

Join our team and ride London to Paris for a truly inspirational experience; you'll make friends for life, push yourself beyond your limits but most of all make memories you’ll cherish for a lifetime. 24 - 28 July 2019 Read more

Fundraising Best Practices

Some useful tips to make the most of your fundraising activity. Read more

Fundraising Ideas

Whether you are the adventurous type, the athlete or the foodie, there are many ways you can raise funds for children and families in Africa. Read more

How to set up a fundraising page

A step-by-step guide to setting up the perfect fundraising page. Read more

Our Comprehensive Guide to Fundraising

Whether you run a marathon, ride up a mountain, or rustle up a pile of delicious goodies, the funds you raise will inspire real change in the lives of children and families in Africa. Read more


Our e-Newsletter contains a mix of news stories, blog posts and updates about the work we do, and is sent to subscribers on the third Tuesday of every month. This page contains links to our latest issue as well as the archive of past issues. Read more


Meet our partners in Africa Read more


Our UK team Read more

Fundraise for us

Run, cycle, or host an event; there are many ways you can make a real difference. Read more

John Donald Sandy

Founder and Director, We Are the Future Center, Freetown, Sierra Leone Read more

Phyllis Keino

Founder and Director, Lewa Children's Home, Eldoret, Kenya Read more

Melanie Blake

Founder and Director, The Kamili Organisation, Nairobi, Kenya Read more

Jonny Hellman

Communications Intern Read more

Alexandra Buist

Trustee Read more

Marie Newcombe

Trustee Read more

Christopher Querée

Chairman of the Board Read more

Sylvia Costantini

Chief Executive Officer Read more

Volunteer in the UK

Join our global community of volunteers and help us change lives in Africa. Read more


Is the number of community based organisations we've partnered with in 11 different countries in Africa. Read more


Is the number of people we've helped gain better access to healthcare, education and nutrition. Read more

Children in Africa don't have enough food to grow

With your help, we provide vital meals to children who are too hungry to learn, play and grow. With just £2 per month, you can help us turn the life of a hungry child around. Donate now. Read more

Resources for teachers

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Previous events

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Other ways you can help

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Volunteer in Africa

Embark on a journey with us that will impact your life and the lives of many others. Read more

Leave a legacy

Leaving a gift in your will will change the lives of future generations of children. Read more

Cycle Challenge Tanzania

Participants will cycle from the lower slopes of Mt Kilimanjaro, through both Tarangire and Lake Manyara National Parks which boast some of the planet's most amazing wildlife. Read more

Kilimanjaro Trek

It is a magnet for trekkers the world over and one of the most impressive charity events on offer. Read more

Fundraising events

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Imizi Children's Centre

A transition centre for street children and a free primary school for local children from poor families Read more

Loreto Children's Home

Children’s Home and Farm in Zimbabwe Read more

Kamili Organisation

The Kamili Organisation provides support for mental health patients in Kenya. Read more

We Are The Future

We Are the Future (WAF) is a kindergarten, elementary school and youth centre in Freetown, Sierra Leone, which was created by John Donald Sandy. Read more


The Murakaza school is a beacon of hope for 200 children and their families living in a slum outside of Bujumbura, the capital of Burundi. Read more

Lewa Children's Home

The Lewa Children's Home has raised hundreds of orphaned and abandoned children throughout the years Read more


We work to help the poorest communities in Africa send their children to school. Read more


We work to improve access to healthcare, including maternal and mental health. Read more