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. Last year, we ran 17 projects in 12 countries - benefitting more than 500,000 people.

We've worked in 49 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.

“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?

Improving mother and child health in rural Nepal

Blog written by Tallulah, a sixth-former who just finished her work experience at Feed the Minds. Tallulah wrote this impressive and insightful piece reflecting on the achievements of our project in Nepal, which we hope you will enjoy reading about. Thank you Tallulah!

Returning home after 10 years of fleeing conflict in Uganda

Michael and Esther from Uganda, lived in an Internally Displaced Person’s camp for over 10 years after fleeing from the Karamajong cattle rustlers and the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA).

Applications for project funding now open

Our funding round is now open. You can apply at any time from April 26th until the final closing date of 26th June 2018.

Adama’s story: working together to break the cycle of poverty

Adama, an inspiring 21-year-old mother, was supported by our project empowering rural women farmers in Northern Sierra Leone. Read her story here.