TiC meets Francis
Absolutely brilliant to meet Francis, administrator at the Favour Preparatory School in Bonsa, Gambia, during his trip to the UK. He said when volunteers at BACE told the community they were going to support the founding of a school, the cheers rippled in stages around the residents, as the news was gradually understood in the…
Trust in Children’s next AGM announced
Join Trust in Children for our Annual General Meeting in London on 14th July 2013. More information including the time, location and agenda to follow.
TiC trustees get planning
Today the Trust in Children board got together to reflect on a busy year and make plans for the coming year. We’re pleased to have been able to continue supporting organisations including Caring for Congolese Children and Ripple Africa, who are working really hard to improve the lives of children in Congo and Malawi despite…
News from the Philippines
The Cenon C. Perez Educational Programme Inc. has sent us letters written by three of the young people our grant is enabling to go to school in Bulacan, in the Philippines. Read about the lives of Joana, April and John to see how important education is to them.
Half way there!
TiC trustee Alice, in training for the Paris Marathon, completed the Brighton half marathon on Sunday 19th February along with 7,000 other runners. Not quite enjoying the view along the way but a pleasing finish time of 2 hours 14 minutes. Race organisers apologised afterwards for adding 500 metres to the course length through human…
Alice is running the Paris Marathon for TiC
Trust in Children trustee Alice is taking on the challenge of running the Paris Marathon to raise money for us. That means on April 15th she’ll be setting out from the Arc de Triomph with 26.2 miles ahead of her… Good luck Alice! You can help Alice reach her target of £500 by donating online…
Great quiz last night!
Thanks everyone for a brilliant evening in support of Trust in Children at The Vine last night. We raised £249 and are delighted to have gained new supporters for TiC. We hope to make the TiC quiz an annual evening of fun and good cheer in the dark days of January.
Join us for the TiC pub quiz!
Doing anything on 7pm on Monday 23rd January? Have a spare £5 in your pocket? If you’re in London why not come along to Trust in Children’s pub quiz at The Vine, Kentish Town? Bring a few friends, answer a few questions and support children around the world to fulfil their potential. Your £5 is enough…
The TiC AGM took place on 9 October. It has been another successful year for the charity and there have been a number of new Trustees appointed who have brought addtional knowledge, skills and experience to the Board.
What did YOU want to be when you grew up?
On 21st October 2009, Trust in Children’s When I Grow Up exhibition displayed artwork illustrating the dreams and ambitions of TiC-supported children. When I Grow Up was held at the V&A Museum of Childhood and attended by over 150 guests and raised over £2000. Chair Iain Forbes introduced TiC followed by guest speaker Dr Alan…