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Mums Army take on gruelling challenges with CCF fundraiser at Epsom College

An army of mums were put through their paces on Tuesday (September 15), taking on seven gruelling challenges to raise money for Just a Drop. The Epsom College Mums raised a whopping £2,000 as saw teams of four worked together to complete the cadet-style tasks, which included a jerry can relay, marching drills and an … read more
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Haiti Update

Just a Drop has been working on the small island of Haiti since the earthquake in 2010 which left many Haitians in squalid destitution, without access to basic sanitation facilities. Work on the four schools we supported is finally complete and we can now hear from some of the pupils and teachers who can return … read more
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Mums Army on Mumsnet

This month, our Mums Army campaign is featuring on parenting website, Mumsnet. The site, which serves as an advice and information sharing forum for parents across the UK is helping us recruit UK mothers to join our campaign to help free mothers in the developing world from their long trek to collect the filthy water their … read more
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Dolphin Dynamics and Travelport aim to score high for Just a Drop

Travel software company Dolphin Dynamics are gearing up for their second charity challenge this year in aid of Just a Drop. The event, generously sponsored by defending champions, Travelport, will see Dolphin Dynamics play host to their second annual charity football tournament, on Thursday 10th September at Rockslane multi sports centre in London. Teams from … read more
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Nine year old’s 24 mile charity trek for Just a Drop

Nine and a half year old Yasmin Dennard, from Winsley near Bath, completed a ‘walk for water’ this week to raise funds for Just a Drop. Yasmin travelled to the Peak District and walked a total of 24 miles from Edale to Ashford-in-the-Water over two days, in an effort to raise enough sponsorship to provide … read more
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Five year old fundraiser spends summer holidays raising funds for Just a Drop

Five year old Lillie Monk, from Freemantle, Southampton, has set herself an altruistic challenge this summer to raise funds for Just a Drop. Along with visiting the zoo, spending time on the beach and playing in the park, Lillie has also set herself six fundraising tasks – one for each week of the holidays – … read more
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Take on our Summer Six Steps Challenge!

Women and children in developing countries spend an estimated 200 million hours each day collecting water. They often walk an average of 6km, in the searing heat, hauling heavy water which can weigh up to 25kg. The water they are rewarded with may be filthy and cause life threatening illnesses. Water is often carried on … read more
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Yes we (jerry) can!

Proving they’re not drips, Barnet residents Jess Benson, Adey Muchie, and Monica El Siwidy recently completed a gruelling charity challenge with four fellow Londoners, for Just a Drop. On Saturday 25th July, the group trekked for 5km through Hyde Park carrying hefty jerry cans full of water – on their heads! Starting at Marble Arch, the … read more
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Nottingham Pupils ‘Go Blue’ for Just a Drop

Thank you to the pupils at the Archbishop Cranmer C of E Academy in Aslockton, Nottingham, who raised over £200 by wearing blue to school and having a cake sale. We love their Just a Drop banner as well!
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Kew College Pupils take on the Jerry Can Challenge during their annual Sports Day

Pupils from Kew College participated in an unusual sporting event at their annual sports day on 4th June. As well as the traditional egg and spoon and sack races, pupils also took part in a Jerry Can Challenge relay at Westminster Sports Ground, to raise funds and awareness for Just a Drop. During the Jerry … read more
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