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If you would like to keep up with the work of Feed the Minds – from small updates, our latest news, our events and snapshots of the change we are making – you can do so here.
For all media requests, please contact our Communications and Marketing Officer, Fabiana Harrington on fharrington@feedtheminds.org

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Aug 5, 2016

Feed the Minds & Project Literacy launch partnership

The 2030 Global Goals have identified areas the global community needs to prioritise in order to wipe out poverty and the problems which lead to it, and stem from it. In order to reach the bold target of eradicating poverty by 2030, hard work and collaboration is needed across all of them.

Team Feed the Minds is ready to go!

Jul 19, 2016

Lambeth Country Show

For South Londoners, the Lambeth Country Show is a permanent fixture in the diary. Now in its 42nd year, the event sees thousands of locals descend on Brockwell Park for the weekend. Though traditionally it remains a country show, with horticulture exhibitions and farm animal displays, it is now so much more than that: it is a time for a diverse area to come together and celebrate their community.

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Jul 15, 2016

On the ground: World Youth Skills Day, Uganda

In the second of our ‘On the Ground’ series, we mark World Youth Skills Day. We have been supporting FOCAGIFO in Kampala, Uganda. FOCAGIFO specifically supports young people who have been orphaned by HIV Aids or those who are at risk of contracting it themselves. FOCAGIFO offers vital skillis training and supports young people to enter the world of work. We hear from some of them here:

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Jul 12, 2016

Royal Parks Half Marathon 2016

The Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon is a stunning 13.1 mile route that takes in the capital’s world-famous landmarks on closed roads.

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Jul 6, 2016

Girl Power: 20 Years On

I was 6 years old when ‘Wannabe’ came out. For every kid of my generation, the Spice Girls’ debut single was a complete game-changer. A slice of pure bubble-gum pop perfection that, along with ‘Football’s Coming Home’, was the omnipresent sound of summer 1996.

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Jun 10, 2016

Daredevil supporters take on zip-wire fundraiser challenge

On Sunday 12th June, in a North Wales valley, Mary Anderson and Paula Champion are hurtling down the fastest zip wire in the world, all in support of Feed the Minds. Mary tells us why they are supporting Feed the Minds to deliver education projects. Here she reflects on a recent trip to Hong Kong where she felt at times “powerless” by not being able to read.

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Jun 2, 2016

Churches encouraged to Sponsor a College

This weekend, Feed the Minds attended the Big Church Day Out, a festival of music and worship that attracts Christians of all denominations from all over the world to Wiston…