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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:


Grants Allocated in 2023

If you wish to be considered for a grant, please download the grant application form and read the accompanying grant application letter.

Once the grant form is complete, please email it to the office.

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

Core Grants (5 years)
The charities receiving the core grants spend the money as they wish.
28 Too Many - Working together to end FGM/C£5,000
Development Grants (5 years)
The money allocated to these charities is for specific projects
The Big House - Provides teenagers with preventative and pastoral support£5000
Zambuko Ra Jehova - Education and employment initiatives in Zimbabwe£5000
SAMS Ireland - Providing resources for women and children in Paraguay£5000
Transform Trade - Hidden Homeworker project£5,000
Embrace the Middle East - NECC Antenatal clinics in Gaza£5,000
Project Grants
SportsReach - Reaching the world for Christ through soccer and netball schools£1,500
The Marylebone Project - The Sanctuary - 365 days a year shelter for homeless women£2,500
Livability - Chaplaincy End of Life and Bereavement Care project£3,000
Samaritan's Purse UK - Clean water, healthy lives in Democratic republic of Congo£2,000
Mission Without Borders - Christian community to support 50 poor and vulnerable families in Sarajevo£1,000
Cord - Gender and Youth Promotion initiative in Burundi£2,000
LWPT - Vocational grants programme in UK£500
Transform Burkina - Food for Thought - meals for disadvantaged pupils in Burkina£1,000
Hope Christian Trust - Development of activities in a family centre serving a Palestinian village£5,000
Ripple Effect International - Enterprising Migori project to improve the nutrition and income of 4,500 households£2,000
Pioneers Uk Ministries - Church rooms for women and children's work in Kolkata£2,000
Project Grants
Kids Alive International - Hall Mead project for impoverished quarry children and their mothers in Kenya£1,000
The Word for the World - Completion of New Testament translation in Zambia£1,000
Middle East Media - Blossoms and Dream Maker programme provides support to refugees and women and children in Egypt£500
REACH - Scholarship for women's health and liquid soap making projects in Uganda£500
Homes of Promise - Homes of Promise run a transitional home for street boys and provide them with full time education£500
Feed the Minds - Ending FGM practice in Enugu State, Nigeria through Social Behavioural Change£1,000
Jacaranda UK Foundation - Empowering widows with free entrepreneurship training to generate a sustainable income£1,000
Zambia Orphans Aid UK - Improve health and nutrition for 600 orphans in Zambia£2,000
The Toybox Charity - Street Children's Education and Protection project in Sans Salvador£1,000
Peckham Park Road Baptist Church - Provides individuals and families with the opportunity to attend Spring Harvest in Somerset£500
Mosaic Middle East - Providing humanitarian aid to Iraqi Christian Women refugees in Jordan£1,000
Imago Dei - Provides Free To Be courses in women's prisons in the South East£1,000
Move the World - 'Get Global' 'Get Local' Global Citizenship Education programmes in Ghana£2,000
Mind the Gap Africa - Water provision for Harvest Family Village Children's Home in Zimbabwe£1,000
Prayer Spaces in Schools - Expanding Prayer Spaces in schools£500
Food for the Hungry UK - Let's learn to read project for primary school children in Burundi£500
Friends of the Holy Land - St Martha's House provides a lifeline for elderly Christian widows in Bethlehem£2,000
British and Foreign Bible Society - Magdalena: empowering Arab-Israeli women and families through scripture engagement£500
International Donations
WDP Workshop, Albania£2,508.50
Grants allocated by Committee for Welsh Speaking Churches
Association of Cereddigion Independent Churches£400.00
Bancyfelin Chapel£400.00
Bro Nant Conwy Care Pastorate£1,050.00
Cei Newydd Independent Church Singing Assembly and Circle£100.00
Churches Together in Wales£450.00
Cristion Interdenominational Publication£750.00
Ebeneser Sunday School, Treuddyn£407.00
The Methodist Church Welsh Circuit Bi-monthly Publication£500.00
Pantycrugiau Chapel£100.00
Priordy Chapel,Caerfyrddin£400.00
Publication of the Word£500.00
Salem Sunday School, Rhyd-y-Foel/Horeb, Betws yn Rhos£300.00
Sunday School Council£500.00
Tabernacle Club and Sunday School, Pencader£100.00
Disasters Emergency Committee
Christian Aid - Libya£3,000
British Red Cross - Morocco£2,000
Other Donations
RNIB - Braille Order of Service£4,000
Salvation Army£2,000
WDP Northern Ireland£500