Michael Morpurgo Radio 4 Appeal

A picture of Michael Morpurgo who read the Radio 4 appeal and is a well known author.

Oct 7, 2014

Michael Morpurgo Radio 4 Appeal

In May we were lucky to have Michael Morpurgo host a Radio 4 Appeal for us. Listen to him speak about his reasons for supporting us below, or visit the…

Dr. Johnson's House

Sep 26, 2014

50 Years of Making a Difference

Turning 50 is certainly a milestone to celebrate. Feed the Minds did just that with a reception at Dr Johnson’s House in London on Monday. 50 years ago Feed the Minds…

literacy-day

Sep 9, 2014

International Literacy Day

Yesterday was International Literacy Day. We asked our Programmes Director, Katy Newell-Jones, where she really sees literacy making a difference in the work we do. Katy: Two examples really stand…

Aug 19, 2014

Empower quote

“Providing education for women has a far wider impact than being able to read and write. It empowers them. And when women are empowered, whole families benefit.”

– Georgina Saad from The Economist Group, a Feed the Minds supporter

Aug 19, 2014

Peace-building Quote

“Healing and reconciliation is something we need just as we need shelter, food, clothes, water. I was able to forgive those who exterminated my family because of the lessons learned from the workshops, which have made a big difference in my life.

 

Colette Mukatete from Rwanda, leader of a reconciliation club formed as part of one of our peace-building projects.

Who we work with

Aug 6, 2014

Missing Millions

Fatimah Kelleher discusses women’s literacy in the Guardian, with a quote from our Programme Director Katy Newell-Jones. “On its own, literacy neither saves lives nor fills hungry mouths. However, we…

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Aug 6, 2014

Scarborough

In July the Feed the Minds Scarborough group held a 50th anniversary thanksgiving service. The well attended service raised over £300 that will go towards our vital work. Thank you…