Education makes aworld of difference

Feed the Minds helps marginalised people transform their own lives through adult education. We do this through community-led projects in the Global South.

Our global impact

We are a UK-based international development charity that supports some of the world’s most marginalised individuals and communities through adult education projects. Through our practical projects, we enable long-term change by building people’s skills and knowledge, so that they can transform their own lives.

We've worked in 50 countries

Currently running 11 projects

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Why education?

Education is the key to tackling poverty, improving health and building brighter futures.

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How can you get involved with our work?

There are lots of ways to get involved. We value all the support we receive – in whatever form.

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“The project made a significant difference to my life. It provided me with respect. I can now read. And my involvement with soap production lifted me from extreme poverty.”

Sijaona Shomari,
Democratic Republic of Congo

What's going on at Feed the Minds?

Members of the Royal Parks Half Marathon team, 2018., just before the run began.

The Growing Significance of Challenge Events

Challenge Event fundraisers have raised over £23,000 in 2018. Below, our Fundraising Support Officer, Matt Wright, explains the significance of these events to Feed the Minds’ life-changing work.

The award winning IDMC Gospel Choir, who will be performing on the night

Gospel Carols by Candlelight in Covent Garden

In this special concert on the 17th and 18th December you’ll be serenaded with traditional Gospel and festive songs by the renowned and award winning IDMC Gospel Choir, while also getting to sing your favourite carols too!

Vocational skills and savings groups for women and young people in Uganda

Alongside our in-country partner we have been working in the Amuria District, Uganda, to increase the vocational and business skills of 1,200 women and young people in order to increase their incomes and improve the quality of their lives.

Vijaya’s Story: vocational skills for a new start

Vijaya was left to raise her two daughters on her own. As they lived in poverty, she didn’t know how she’d cope. After being moved to a slum-resettlement community, she was able to participate in our vocational skills project which has given her a new confidence and income.