This is the list of grants we awarded in September 2012. 13 grants, supporting education for children and training for adults across 9 countries, with a total value of £121,933

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Education costs for 50 poor or disabled students at an inclusive early childhood education centre located in Mbeya, a rural township in Tanzania. 

£8,000 over 2 years 

Bees for Development Trust

Training 120 extension workers to pass on beekeeping and business skills to up to 60,000 vulnerable households in Amhara State, Ethiopia. 

£10,000 over 2 years 


Contribution to the establishment of 300 one-room community-based primary schools benefitting 9,000 students in South Sudan. 

£15,000 over 3 years 

Feed the Minds

To help 375 cocoa farmers acquire basic literacy and numeracy skills which will enable them to increase their income in Meme District, Cameroon. 


Hope Foundation for Street Children

Educational support at a coaching centre for 75 at-risk children aged 6-18 from the streets and slums of Kolkata, India. 

£10,000 over 2 years 

Kaloko Trust UK

To assist a community primary school to complete a two-classroom block for 100 children in Kandulwe, Zambia. 



Coir making training for 90 widows from the manual scavengers community in Pudukottai Municipal slums, Tamil Nadu, India. 



Providing care and education to 160 children aged 2-6, in 13 centres across 2 slums in Dhaka, Bangladesh. 

£7,000 over 2 years 


To enable 325 street children to access help, including shelter, education and medical care at a drop-in centre in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. 

£20,000 over 2 years 

Room to Grow Children’s Foundation

To support 75 unparented Burmese refugee and migrant children living at four boarding houses to attain a recognised primary education at government schools in Mae Sot, Thailand. 

£10,696 over 2 years 

Scottish Love in Action

A Synthetic Phonics Programme to improve the English skills of 206 children in a primary school in Andhra Pradesh, India. 

£18,700 over 3 years 

TAG Foundation for Social Development

Equipping 1,500 farmers with new skills, knowledge and practice in water management, crop production and marketing in Batticaloa, Sri Lanka. 

£10,000 over 2 years 

Women Action Group

To train 160 Dalit and tribal landless women workers across 8 villages in areca-nut plates & cups production in Tamil Nadu, India. 



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