On 9th Sept. a powerful earth quake hit Morocco. Thousands have died. Many of these are in the small towns and villages of the Atlas Mountains. Jacob’s Well is launching an appeal for money to help the victims of this quake. By chance, a charity worker that we know...
Last week, 6th March 2023 Samara our partner for our Syrian appeal was in Aleppo, she made the following video 4 days ago. https://youtu.be/YRlEatCCDXs After years of devastating war, a major earthquake has now hit Turkey and Syria, destroying many buildings and...
WHAT HAPPENS TO YOUR DONATIONS
Collecting, processing and sending aid overseas costs a lot of money and last year we spent £88,176 on shipping alone. We are given a lot of high value medical aid and colostomy as well as tractors to send abroad. The money and other goods donated (those that are not suitable for sending abroad) help us to pay for sending aid abroad and running the charity.
The total value of the donations (goods and money) we received in 2022 was £6,876,452. Of this:
Went abroad as aid
Transportation & Shipping
Operating costs (warehouse, staff, admin)
Changing the World … one life at a time
Since 1984 Jacob’s Well Appeal has been working in over 30 countries, including Afghanistan, Romania, Ghana, Burkina Faso, Pakistan, Philippines and Kenya. From our offices and large warehouse in Beverley we continue to the change the world one life at a time by supplying
- Medical aid
- Agricultural equipment and projects
- Educational supplies and projects
- Tools and building supplies
- Emergency disaster relief
- Small business start-up schemes
- Sponsoring children in the developing world
- Volunteers willing to go abroad and make a difference
If you would like to donate money to our charity you can do so via the internet.
Jacob’s Well Appeal is registered as a charitable incorporation, no 1192373.
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‘Do you have any time to spare to make a difference?’
JWA has lots of opportunities for you to volunteer with us. We need help in the warehouse sorting clothes, CDs and DVDs, books and medical aid; we have electricians testing equipment. We need help in the office and in the shops as well as volunteers to go abroad and help in the schools and hospitals that we support.
Whatever your skills we are confident we can find a place for you in our charity. Please get in touch via the form on this page.