5th March 2021

World Day of Prayer

Build on a Strong Foundation


Under its Constitution, The National Committee of World Day of Prayer, England, Wales & N Ireland, is able to award a number of grants each year to Registered Christian Charities, to assist their projects throughout the world, especially in the ‘writer-country’ of the year of request. For more information and to find out whether your Organisation is eligible for consideration, please contact the WDP Office, Commercial Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN1 2RR. Email: office@wwdp.org.uk.


Grants Allocated in 2019

Completed forms must be received by 1st August each year. Applicants are notified later in the year of the outcome of their application.


Core Grants
The charities receiving the core grants spend the money as they wish.
28 TOO MANY for FGM project£5,000
Development Grant
Traidcraft Exchange for Hidden Homeworkers project£5,000
Project Grants
Care for Albania for Summer Bible Camp for Children and mothers£5,000
Jericho Road Project – funding for Prison Visiting and Resettlement£3,000
Pioneers UK Ministries – funding to support deprived ethnic immigrant families£4,000
Quakers – for the EAPPI project£4,000
Sailors’ Society – Seafarers’ Family Association In Tacloban, Philippines, project£5,000
Rope Charitable Trust – DR Congo providing prostituted and vulnerable young women with a pathway to dignified employment and a new life in Christ£3,000
SAGE in Kenya – to enable girls to stay in education by providing sanitary wear £3,000
CRESS – to train 500 South Sudanese refugee women and girls in the use of reusable sanitary wear£5,000
Mpongwe’s People – orphan and vulnerable child project, Zambia£4,000
Mike Campbell Foundation – agriculture training for destitute former farm workers and families Zimbabwe£4,000
Tearfund – for orphans and vulnerable children Zimbabwe£5,000
International Donations
World Day of Prayer European Committee £5,000
World Day of Prayer International Committee £15,202
WDP National Committee of Slovenia £5,000
WDP workshop, Albania£5,000
Other Donations
Royal National Institute for the Blind £4,000
WDP Welsh Committee £7,500
Grants allocated by the committee for Welsh speaking Churches
Capel Hope-Siloh, Pontardulais £1,000
Ysgol Sul Glynarthen (Sunday School)£100
Ysgol Sul Pisga, Talgarreg (Sunday School)£500
Capel Hawen, Rhydlewis£500
Capel Glynarthen£500
Y Tyst (Union of Welsh Independants newspaper)£400
Eglwys Dewi Sant, Caerdydd£200
Llyfrau Llafar Cymru (Wales Talking Books)£1,000
CYTUN (Churches together in Wales) £300
Gwasg Ilston Seren Cymru (Baptist newspaper)£400
Eglwys Salem, Treganna£500
CRISTION (Interdenominational magazine)£500
Sunday School Council£500
Cyhoeddiahau’r Gair (publications)£500