Give it up for LUCIA!

Have you given something up for Lent? Perhaps your daily Costa coffee or mid-afternoon bag of crisps? We’re asking our supporters to think of the saving they’re making each day by giving up their daily treat, and donate the amount to us instead! You can donate by texting LUCY00 followed by your amount (£1,£2,£3,£4,£5,£10) to…

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Ethiopia Experiences

LUCIA Supporter Lyn Cregan tells us of her experiences on the recent field trip to Ethiopia: Sylvia and I met at school when we were 15 years old, so I’ve known her a very long time. She’s always given 100% in whatever she’s chosen to do, but starting up LUCIA has probably been one of the…

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Women’s Empowerment Project

LUCIA has recently committed to funding a Women’s Empowerment Project in collaboration with Developing Families Together (DFT). During our recent field trip we visited the project village with representatives and volunteers from DFT. The overall project objective is to organise and empower 150 poor and marginalised women to enable them to engage in income generating…

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