Stories

  • Man holding piece of fruit

    A virtuous circle

    Have you ever been too full to finish a meal? It happens to the best of us. But what do you do with the leftovers? UK households throw ...

  • Power to the people

    When Betty invested her self-help group loan in a solar panel she did more than just connect her village to electricity — she ...

  • Whatever Happened to Harvest Festival?

    Harvest Festivals have fallen out of fashion in many churches and schools in the UK. Actually we need it more than ever, says Tearfund's ...

  • For the Love of Cake

    A poem to celebrate Tearfund’s forthcoming Big Bake – from a remarkable 11 year-old supporter.

  • Back to school

    Sadiki is a young woman who, like many others born into poverty in Egypt, did not receive an education. But after joining classes provided ...

  • Hope for a harvest in Haiti

    Hurricanes are part of life in the Caribbean but as we watch Irma move destructively through the region we might feel powerless. However, ...