CDUK provides environmentally sustainable solutions & self help
projects in the developing world
12 winners will have a goat named after them to be sent to our project in Ghana. Winners will receive a personalised certificate & participants will agree that their winning photo will become part of a page on CDUK's next calendar. See full details below. To enter go to our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/direct.compassion
CDUK encourages recycling. Here are guidelines on how to make dresses out of unwanted cotton pillowslips. We have taken dresses to orphans in Ghana made by ladies in Stratford upon Avon but now we need many more to go to a new project in Eastern RwandaLearn More
They must build their own boarding school & grow their own food in order to study or remain living in abject poverty.Learn More
Supporting an aging rural primary school in Ghana, " a project after Alan's heart".Learn More
"it is hard living in a shanty town as no one trusts you so you can't get work when they know where you live, people think everyone who lives here is a robber, a thief or violent & dishonest. If you are lucky you can get a job where no one knows you, cleaning rich peoples house far away from us, & then what do we do with our small children?"Learn More
Young people & single mothers learning a trade, living in a shanty town, their tiny income might be all that supports the family.Learn More
We have sent quantities of aid to refugees in Ukraine, Greece, Palestine, France & more recently SyriaLearn More
" please help us" said a volunteer, " we are feeding 130 children twice a day in the soup kitchen of a shanty town in Espeletta"Learn More
"Sometimes the chioce was water or food"Learn More
When a well runs dry there can be other optionsLearn More
What we do - in a nutshellLearn More
A rural mountain school needed water so we sank a well, one thing led to another & we built a new schoolLearn More
"Be the change you want to see in the world" M Ghandi. Giving is not just about making a donation it is about helping to make a difference.Learn More
ARE YOU UP FOR THE CHALLENGE?Learn More
The boring but useful stuff! How do we support you?Learn More
Knitting groups enable you to meet new people & have fun sharing a favorite craft.Learn More
“No one has ever become poor from giving.” – Anne FrankLearn More
Chair of Trustees
Ros is the founder of CDUK and CEO, she believes that we have the power to change the world we live in for the better and is a keen environmentalist.
Chris spent time in Africa which inspired her to do all she could to help people to help themselves. She is the main collection point for our Knit for Kids project.
Leo is Argentinan and has been with CDUK from the start. He advises us on South American culture and translates Spanish for us, we can't stop him planting trees!.
Don is our most recent Trustee and our IT guru, a vital resource in today’s hi tech world. Don lived many years in Colombia where he helped provide IT solutions to schools teaching English.