Packing up gifts en route to Burkina Faso

When Boroughmuir High School, in Edinburgh, was preparing to move to new premises, they were wondering what to do with the inevitable ‘stuff’ that was not coming with them, but which was far too good just to get rid of. Through Judith Walker, a teacher...

Our latest newsletter

With news from our projects and information about some exciting future developments, our latest newsletter is out later today (31 January 2018). Please check your inboxes or letter boxes to catch up on all the news.  If you do not yet already receive our quarterly...

Six bundles of joy mark busy New Year

The New Year was a busy time for the midwives at Bethanie medical centre with six new ‘bundles of joy’ arriving in the first few days of January. The midwife team provides 24/7/365 maternity cover to cater for such joyful events, as well as running ante...

One young life at a time

Thanks to the generous gifts of individuals, UK trusts and others, we have supported a further 25 bursary students this year, allowing those who would otherwise have no chance of an education to go to school. We believe education is vital to tackling poverty and are...

‘Proclaiming’ a 2018 fundraising challenge

Our Executive Officer, Kevin Lawrence, has decided to put his walking boots on for Transform Burkina this year. To misquote the famous Proclaimers song, he has committed to walk 500 miles and 500 more, aiming to complete a 1,000 mile walking challenge during 2018 to...