the causes I care about

Do something to make a difference

I believe most of us care about the plight of those in need around the world. Sometimes we're just too busy or self occupied to turn those well meaning intentions into actions that matter. Below are some of the causes I support. Many of them enable you to do something to make a difference right now - online - without even leaving your seat!

Palestinian Solidairty Campaign

Palestinian Solidarity Campaign

The Palestine Solidarity Campaign campaigns for peace and justice for Palestinians, in support of international law and human rights and against all racism. Help to build a new mass anti Apartheid movement for Palestine by supporting PSC. To learn more visit their website

Embrace the Middle East

Embrace the Middle East

Embrace the Middle East work in Palestine to promote better health, education and community development in the region. Their work is close to my heart and I have been fortunate enough to spend short periods of time over the years in Palestine seeing the amazing work this charity does with the money donated to them. To learn more visit their website

Save The Children

Save the Children

When disaster strikes, there is no time to lose. Their teams respond quickly and do whatever it takes to save children's lives. In 2014 they responded to 84 emergencies in 54 countries - delivering life-saving food, water, healthcare, protection and education to over 5 million people. To learn more visit their website

WaterAid

WaterAid

Right now, the world's poorest people do not have access to safe water, sanitation or hygiene. This crisis is ruining lives and holding back development. WaterAid work to change this. To learn more visit their website

Watershed

Watershed

The Salvation Army has water projects in over 18 regions around the world. To learn more visit their website

British Red Cross

British Red Cross

The Red Cross are often first on the scene after natural disasters and at times of human crisis around the world. If you see a conflict on the news or hear about a famine strucken country in Africa; the Red Cross are there. To learn more visit their website

Earth Hour

Earth Hour

Join the world in switching off for an hour on March 31st 2030 GMT as part of WWF's global campaign! To learn more visit their website

Just Gifts

Just Gifts

JUST GIFTS help to support people in developing communities all around our world to improve their own lives. Every time you buy a JUST GIFT you will be helping provide people with a 'hand up' out of the poverty and injustice that they are living in To learn more visit their website

Cancer Research UK

Cancer Research UK

Cancer affects so many of us so it's important that research into it is funded as best as possible. To learn more visit their website

Invisible Children

Invisible Children

An important cause to bring an end to children being abducted and used as soldiers across central Africa, with a main focus on Joeseph Kony. To learn more visit their website

Shelter Box

ShelterBox

Disaster relief in a box. A seriously cool concept and a charity well worth supporting. To learn more visit their website

Oxfam

Oxfam

Oxfam operate world-wide in an effort to end poverty and bring aid to those in need. To learn more visit their website

NSPCC

NSPCC

The NSPCC work to end child cruelty in the UK. To learn more visit their website