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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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G.H.MUMM CORDON ROUGE CLUB TO SUPPORT JUST A DROP

G.H.Mumm Cordon Rouge Club members including Ben Fogle, Leo Houlding and Bear Grylls, have chosen to support Just a Drop as their charity for this year. The Champagne G.H.Mumm Cordon Rouge Club – the extraordinary club for exceptional people – chose the charity to support their work in delivering safe, clean and accessible water to … read more
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Disraeli School and Children’s Centre Raise a River of Funds for Just a Drop

Children aged eight and nine from the Disraeli School and Children’s Centre in High Wycombe have raised a fantastic £825.87 for Just a Drop, following a ‘water themed’ fundraiser last month. Amy Raine, Mya Glasgow and Imogen Kadana summed up their activity: “Years 3 and 4 have been learning about rivers this term. As part … read more
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Tracy Edwards presents Surrey Young Superstars

More than 30 deserving young people, aged from 12 to 19 years-old and from all areas of Surrey, were rewarded on Sunday at the Surrey Young Superstars 2015 awards, receiving their trophies and certificates from celebrated round-the-world yachtswoman  and Just a Drop patron, Tracy Edwards MBE. The ceremony took place at Guildford’s Radisson Blu Edwardian … read more
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Crowdfunding for Clean Water & Carol

Just a Drop has launched its very first Crowdfunder! Help us raise £8,000 in six weeks to fund a project to provide two wells, five rainwater harvesting tanks and latrines to Kayabwe Village in Uganda. Your support will be truly changing the lives of a whole community so please share, like and help spread the … read more
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