Despite the pandemic, Bali Children's Project donors have helped to renovate a Mangesta Library in anticipation for schools to reopen once again. Early this year, we asked supporters to help contribute to help us reach our target of 3,500 USD to transform Mangesta Library. By the end of March, we were able to reach our target, thanks to several [...]
Thanks to supporters, we have already raised 324 Food Relief Packages for families impacted economically by the COVID19 pandemic.
The Bali Children's Project team is getting ready for a busy week on the front line, distributing much needed Food Relief Packages. Our ongoing Bali COVID-19 Appeal has been a great success so far, with over 10,000 USD raised to provide Food Relief Packages for Bali's most needy. It's meant that we have already raised over 270 food packages. [...]
An appeal recently launched by Bali Children's Project has so far raised 10,854 USD for Food Relief Packages in Bali. Having seen tourism ground to a halt and a slowdown in the economy, many families who were already living on the brink are finding life even more difficult. Even basic labor work is harder to come by, with a [...]
Thanks to supporters, Bali Children's Project has been able to donate critical protective equipment (N95 masks) to healthcare workers on the frontline of the pandemic. While there are relatively low numbers of official COVID-19 cases in Bali, there are fears that many have never been identified. Schools in Bali have been closed and the borders effectively shut, meaning Bali's [...]
COVID-19 is dominating most people's lives and in Bali it has been the case too. With tourism effectively cancelled, the economy has ground to a halt. It has left many people without an income and made poverty even more of a stuggle. Join us in our campaign to deliver food packages to the most needy in Bali. [...]
Bali Children's Project has just launched our appeal to help families who are struggling to cope during the COVID-19 crisis. A result of decimated tourism and all around job availability, even families in poverty before are finding life more difficult. Now, Bali Children's Project team is asking for help to donate Food Supply Packages to families to help ease [...]
In an incredible show of support from donors, April helped us to sponsor 20 children to complete their schooling! In Bali, there are various fees for high school and despite the COVID-19 pandemic closing schools, costs have not changed for the majority of students. Most students have to pay money upfront, including semester fees or annual entry fees. It [...]
A summary of the latest updates relating to COVID-19 and how it is affecting the work of Bali Children's Project. The current Situation ***Updated 1st May 2020*** Up until recently there were very few cases of COVID-19 in Bali. However, recent tests of 1,210 people showed a 37% positive rate, with suspicions things could get a lot worse. With [...]
Balinese students have taken their learning online thanks to new mobile phone web application recently launched by Bali Children's Project. Times have been tough to students in Bali, as schools are closed, but classes continue online. It's not easy to learn but we've seen so many children committed to their educations and trying their best to study from home. [...]
Time for some good news to cheer everybody up! Our next new project is almost complete - thanks to support from the kind people are EnviTours. EnviTours had gotten in touch with us last year to ask about which school they could help support. We took them to see this kindergarten in Taro. Shocked at it's condition, EnviTours committed [...]
Bali Children's Project has just launched a new fundraiser, with the aim of raising 5,000 USD to renovate a needy kindergarten in rural Bali. The fundraiser helps to continue Bali Children's Project's mission to provide better quality early stage learning for villages in Bali. Having completed 11 schools in 2019, the charity is now raising funds to support 'The [...]
A wonderful surprise awaits the young learners at Katung Village, as Bali Children’s Project have just completed a renovation to their kindergarten, thanks to funding from donor Noah. It all started when Noah got in touch, having been inspired by seeing the difference we made when renovating the Herbert Learning Centre and Bazzi Kindergarten. Noah had got in touch [...]
As COVID-19 continued to impact on children in Bali, our wonderful supporters were there in our time of need to help us cope with cancelled sponsorships. Meanwhile our work continued in more ways than one.
We've seen an amazing response by supporters who have helped us to cope with a rise in people cancelling their sponorships due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We thank The Rice Family, Barry, Sufyan, Mita, Stacey, Thomas, Victoria-Luise, Sharoze, Sami, Adam, Aron, Jacques and Sandra who together sponsored 22 students for school. During the COVID-19 pandemic, it can be tempting [...]
Here's some much needed good news to brighten anybody's day - Mangesta Library has been fully funded for a renovation thanks to Bali Children's Project supporters clubbing together. Over the last few months, Bali Children's Project has been asking supporters to each give a little bit to help us renovate Mangesta Library. Mangesta, in central Bali suffered from the [...]
Popular online comedian and Bali Children's Project supporter Adam Waheed has come to the rescue for students in Bali who have been affected by the Coronavirus outbreak. Coronavirus seems to have impacted every single corner of the world. And the same is true for children in Bali. As people around the world come to terms with new circumstances, it [...]
In these unprecedented times, Bali Children’s Project wishes thank all of our wonderful sponsors all over the world for your continued support. At a time when many people’s financial situations are changing, we are immensely grateful for our sponsors who continue to support children for school. Sponsorships are the lifeline given to children who would otherwise have [...]
Thanks to supporter Monica, who donated funds to undertake a mini renovation in Bali Children's Project's very own kindergarten and library in Ubud, Bali. Opening in 2014, the kindergarten and library has seen lots of children come and go. It first opened thanks to the fundraising efforts of supporter Jenn, who ran a large crowd funding campaign to build [...]
February featured the opening of three projects with funders Karmagawa, news of funding for our life saving HIV and Child Protection programs, plus 10 children sponsored for school.