CWU Humanitarian Aid Trustees Elections 2018 – 2020

Nominations are now invited for positions below: Chairperson Head Of Administration Financial Officer Vice Chair Project  Managers x 3 Trustees x 10 a **Trustees and officers will need to attend trustees meetings held in Manchester, fundraise, attend conferences to promote the charity and assist the officers when requested. All applicants for any position above must […]

Posted: 11th April 2018

16 Children from Moldova Enjoy “Holiday of a Lifetime”

Thanks to everyone that donated to our “Holiday of a Lifetime” appeal and made it possible for us to bring 14 children and 3 teachers from Moldova for a one week – Holiday of a Lifetime! Everyday was a new and wonderful experience for everyone, thanks to kind heart and hard work of PM @Eric […]

Posted: 27th March 2018

Can You Help With May Convoy Supplies?

Eight Royal Mail and BT vehicles will be travelling on our next convoy to Moldova in May 2018 when they will be delivering aid direct to a centre that cares for disabled children, to an orphanage that cares for over 500 children and vulnerable families. Moldova is ranked as the poorest country in Europe. Can […]

Posted: 20th March 2018

CWU Humanitarian Aid – What we did in 2017

Please read the article below, or click here to download it as a PDF. 2017 has once again been a very eventful year for CWUHA, with a number of ongoing projects and three convoys to Lithuania and Moldova. In 2017 CWUHA helped to pay for a new roof for the Phoenix Centre, staff wages, staff […]

Posted: 12th March 2018

CWUHA Gives a Helping Hand!

At the request of the charity’s former President, Ted Stead CWUHA Trustees agreed to support the work of an organisation called ‘Helping Hands’ that was set up by expats living in Didim a coastal town on the Agean Coast of western Turkey. Help-in-Hands group was formed seven years ago to help disabled children, and families […]

Posted: 26th February 2018

Moldova “Holiday of a Lifetime” Appeal

As part of the CWU Humanitarian Aid’s ongoing commitment to enhance the lives of disadvantaged children wherever they live, the Trustees have decided to give children from vulnerable families in Moldova a “holiday of a lifetime” and bring them to the UK for a week in March 2018. The week will consist of travel excursions […]

Posted: 22nd February 2018

Warrington Mail Centre and CWU Warrington MC Branch Donations

Thanks to Warrington Mail Centre in the North West and CWU Warrington MC Branch! The branch organised a bucket collection on all the shifts across all functions and raised nearly £600, well done to all involved especially John Corby, Will Johnston and Paul Marsden. This money was then used to buy vital aid for vulnerable […]

Posted: 5th September 2016

North West CWU Branch Donations

Thanks to the following North West CWU branches; North Lancs & Cumbria, North West Central Amal, Mersey Branch, Bootle IPSL and the newly formed Warrington Branch. Their combined donations of cash has helped the CWUHA to buy: 12 electric showers 10 extractor fans 10 x 10L paint 5 x 10L sealant Nearly 7000 wood screws […]

Posted: 31st August 2016

Tanzanian triumph for CWUHA enters new phase

CWU Humanitarian Aid volunteers have ensured that one of the charity’s key objectives for 2016 got off to a flying start in the first month of the New Year. As January draws to a close, construction work is now progressing fast on new library block at the Kilima Hewa School in Tanzania. CWU NEC member […]

Posted: 27th January 2016

Personal Account of CWUHA Refugee Crisis Convoy to Hungary

Read first-time volunteer Angela Teeling’s personal account of helping to deliver aid to Syrian refugees in Hungary. She’s put together a beautifully presented web page with lots of photographs that takes you through her whole journey from beginning to end. Click here to see her story.

Posted: 13th January 2016