About Us

CDUK is a registered international charity number 1113505, based in Dolgellau, North Wales, working directly with children, families & communities in shanty towns, rural mountain schools & refugee camps.

We provide environmentally sustainable solutions & self help projects in the developing world.

We have provided wells, fruit trees, a woman & child development centre, school buildings, vegetable gardens, wind turbines, educational materials, rainwater harvesting tanks, industrial sewing machines & workshops, latrine doors, libraries &we send hand knitted clothing to refugees.

We encourage self help projects, environmental awareness, good practice & sustainability in the UK & abroad via our fundraising & projects. We are all volunteers & our work is entirely dependent upon your voluntary contributions. Why not join us or go to our donations page & make a regular donation?
We can do nothing without your support.

You can raise money for CDUK simply by buying online from www.smile.amazon.co.uk & choosing Compassion Direct UK as your charity to support. Your product costs no more but CDUK get the benefit.
To make a donation of £5 text CDUK to70970

WHAT ARE OUR USP's? (Unique Selling Points)

  • We work directly with people & organisations  avoiding uneccessary expense &  bureaucracy.
  • We consult with local people to advise us on what needs to be done at their particular project.
  • We take into account the environmental impact of our work & plant trees to reduce CO2 emissions.
  • We encourage people to help themselves by providing practical, sustainable, self help projects.
  • Because we are all  professional volunteers we have low overheads so your money goes where it is needed

To be kept in touch with our work scroll right down to the end of these pages & fill in the registration form

Photos: boy waiting for a soup kitchen to open in a shanty town in Quilmes, Argentina & boring a hole to find water in Ashanti Ghana


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