New Hope UK

12 posts

Director’s Update

Director’s Update, Cyclone Phailin in 2013 seemed very hard until Cyclone Hud Hud hit us in 2014. Months later we are still dealing with some of the destruction left behind, but we are thankful for no loss of human life in our community centres or leprosy colonies. Your response to our post cyclone emergency aid appeal was incredible. Now the goat shed and the irrigation […]

Run for New Hope

Run for New Hope; In 2006 James decided that it would be fun to sign me up for the Bath half marathon, with 3 months notice. On my first training run (3km) I had to stop about 8 times and nearly cried! Anyway to cut a long story short I managed to complete the half marathon and to my complete surprise really quite enjoyed it! […]

Trustees About New Hope India

Trustees About New Hope India, Elizabeth and Eileen following their visit to New Hope in July 2014. After a long and eventful journey, having had to change aircraft due to engine failure, Eileen and her granddaughter Ellen, and Elizabeth and her granddaughter Amy arrived safely at New Hope Children’s Village in Kothavalsa to receive a magnificent welcome from the children and staff, most of whom were […]

Trustees Visit India

Trustees Visit India, In July two Trustees of New Hope Rural Community Trust visited the New Hope India projects. Eileen Thorpe has been a long time Trustee and make several visits and been keenly interested in the challenged children at Namaste House in Muniguda. Her career experience as a teacher has been a great help to the children. Elizabeth Toon has been several times to our […]

News Letter Summer 2014

News Letter Summer 2014, Dear Friends, Welcome to our summer newsletter! Thank you to Julia and the London team for your amazing fundraising! Thanks to all our amazing fund raisers! Looking out onto a warm sunny day in England as I write this, its hard to believe we were deluged by rain during the winter, with flooding that caused loss of life and devastated people’s homes […]

Bike Ride Tours in India

Bike Ride Tours in India; Off the tourist track 15 day tour of India – the charity bike ride of a life time! This unique experience is set to take place between 28.11.14 – 14.12.14. Our package includes: A planned 20/24km route each day. A support bus (option for non-riders to join). Train tickets for connections. Basic accommodation, food and bottled water. Hire of modern Atlas […]