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Two rural communities in Zambia and Tanzania have benefited from the generous support of Corinthia Hotels, following the completion of clean water projects implemented by Just a Drop. This marks a total of five Corinthia supported Just a Drop projects which have brought life-changing clean water to a total of 45,325 children and families over … read more
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Just a Drop welcomes new Head of Fundraising and Communications

We are pleased to welcome new recruit, Brendan Hanlon, who is joining as Head of Fundraising and Communications. Brendan has spent his career in the charity sector having held various senior positions at national organisations. Widely experienced in fundraising and communications, his most recent role was with Youth United, the network of the UK’s largest … read more
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Hair today, gone tomorrow, for charity teenager

Not many teenage girls would voluntarily shave their heads, but 15 year old Melissa Wong from Chesterfield plans a very close shave indeed. On 28th March, to celebrate World Water Day, she will be substituting her vanity and losing her long locks in aid of Just a Drop. When asked why she had chosen to … read more
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Women on the Verge - Promotion!

The new musical 'Women on the Verge', starring Tamsin Greig, is a critically acclaimed West End smash, and Just a Drop's Mums Army would like to invite you to join them at the theatre for a special fundraising evening on Monday 16th March (the day after Mother's Day). The production team have kindly offered to donate the … read more
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Celebrity Ambassador, actress Lucy-Jo Hudson joins our Mums Army!

Actress Lucy-Jo Hudson has joined our ‘Mums Army’ ahead of the campaign launch this Mother’s Day. Best known for her TV leading roles in Wild at Heart and Coronation St, and her film lead in Kean Loach’s ‘Looking for Eric’, mother of one Lucy-Jo will work alongside the charity in recruiting mums up and down the … read more
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Make a Mother's Day this Mothering Sunday

Ahead of Mother’s Day, 15 March 2015, we are launching a unique set of Mums Army gift vouchers which are available from our Mums Army website. Doting sons and daughters will be able to give a truly altruistic gift to their mothers whilst simultaneously making another mother's day, by giving another mum in a developing country … read more
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Dolphin Dynamics launches the ‘In the Saddle’ Initiative at Travel Technology Europe for Just a Drop

Travel software company Dolphin Dynamics are gearing up for a charity challenge at the Travel Technology Europe (TTE) show next week in aid of Just a Drop. Taking place on 25th and 26th February, TTE is a specialist exhibition and conference for technology buyers from across the travel sector. During the show, the team at … read more
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UK Pool & Spa Make a Splash for Just a Drop

A big thank you from Just a Drop to the UK Pool & Spa Expo, Pool & Spa Scene magazine and all those who attended the recent UK Pool & Spa Awards for your generous donations this year. A total of £400 was donated by members of the UK water leisure industry at the Birmingham … read more
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Scottish pupils's creative take on the water issue!

We love these pictures which were drawn by the pupils at Sciennes Primary School in Edinburgh. Thank you very much to Caroline Bremner from Euromonitor for giving a talk there & inspiring the children to think about how we can take water for granted. Caroline said, "The children were really engaged with the topic of … read more
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Stepping Stone to the Future

Over the last three months, our projects team in  Motcombe have been supported by intern Bella Mytton-Mills. Bella has proved to be an invaluable support and we'll be very sorry to see her go, but just before she does, here's her own account of her time at Just a Drop... The last three months, working … read more
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