TOYS FOR SMILES

The toys donated by children in the UK to children in the Zaatari Syrian refugee camp in northern Jordan were distributed to the youngest on 22nd December. Many groups contibuted to the success of Phase 1 of this UNHCR project … Continue reading

RELIEF SUPPLIES FOR THE PHILIPPINES

AWB was requested by Chain of Hope to ship relief supplies to communities in the Philippines affected by Typhoon Haiyan for the Coptic Orthodox Cathedral of St George in Stevenage. In preparation for shipment boxes were packed at the Coptic … Continue reading

KIGALI EXCESS BAGGAGE WAIVED

  The Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Centre (MSKCC) in New York is a world leading cancer research institute and they are presently helping the Rwandan Government set up a paediatric cancer ward in Kigali. The project is run on a limited … Continue reading

AGM

On Saturday 30th November AWB’s 2013 AGM was held at the Hilton Hotel, Heathrow and the Hilton very kindly donated a room with drinks and biscuits for our use. A lively and interesting meeting ensued and five of the standing … Continue reading

TOYS FOR SMILES

The first load of ‘Toys for Smiles’ arrived in Amman on 25th November and the UNHCR will shortly be distributing the toys to nurseries, play groups and children’s centres in the Zaatari Syrian refugee camp in Northern Jordan. For Phase … Continue reading