Archive for February, 2010

Kids for Kids Chairman visits Darfur

Thursday, February 25th, 2010

Long-time GLI supporter and Chairman of Kids for Kids Patricia Parker made a personal visit to Darfur in the Sudan at the end of February.

Tree Cheers

Monday, February 22nd, 2010

In an attempt to alleviate the problems of global warming, Tamil Nadu-based organisation The MS Chellamuthu Trust and Research Foundation has begun a tree planting campaign.

Thanks from READ International

Monday, February 22nd, 2010

We recently received this ‘thank you’ note from READ International Founder Robert Wilson…

Thank you for supporting READ International. Your help, participation and encouragement has helped us distribute 564,000 textbooks in Tanzania and change the stories of almost 300,000 people in East Africa and the UK.

Designs for Living

Monday, February 1st, 2010

In our consumer-crazy western world we are increasingly influenced and attracted by good design. Whether we like to be seen tapping away on the latest Apple computer or tidying up with James Dyson’s clever cleaner, products that look good and make our lives easier are must-have grown up toys. However for every Apple or Dyson there are many other makes that, although the may look good, fail in some way to fulfill their original goal.