Stories

  • Love hearts displaying messages including 'True Love'

    Abroad love

    Many people find romance when they travel abroad. Three people who volunteered overseas with Tearfund Go describe how they discovered different forms of love – of family, of God and of justice.

  • Defender of widows

    Losing a spouse is heartbreaking under any circumstances. But when you’re living in poverty it becomes a challenge we can scarcely imagine.

  • Praying hands around a table

    Manning Up

    'What is masculinity?' It's a controversial question. It also gets people talking in Chad, where Tearfund ran a course called Transforming Masculinities.

  • Girl looks at Freetown mudslide

    Swept Away

    One man in Freetown, Sierra Leone has his home and livelihood swept away in a mudslide. Tearfund's partners in Sierra Leone help him make a fresh start.

  • Leaving the past behind

    Warning: this article contains reference to sexual violence Camila* (21) used to start each day weighed down with the struggle to provide…