Chosen Charity: Penny Appeal

logo-blockPenny Appeal is an international faith-based charity working to support some of the world’s most vulnerable people. Penny Appeal aims to use even the smallest donation in the best possible way to ensure that every penny has maximum impact for those in need. Small change, Big difference!

The charity runs a number of transformational projects in over 30 crisis-hit countries, including the UK. These include providing water solutions, supporting orphan and elderly care, restoring sight to those with preventable blindness, providing food, delivering emergency aid, and opening schools, orphanages and mosques.

To find out more or to make a donation, visit or call 03000 11 11 11.

Key Campaigns

 Love Thy Neighbour

Love Thy NeighbourThe Prophet (saw) was reported to have said:

   “He is not a believer whose stomach is filled with the neighbour to his side goes hungry.” [Sahih]

Penny Appeal works to support our vulnerable neighbours in the UK. Supported by a dedicated team of volunteers, this includes feeding the poor and homeless, helping victims of domestic violence, supporting Muslims in the fostering system, providing eye-care, visiting the sick and elderly and more.

Find out more about UK projects


OrphanKindEvery child deserves a happy, healthy childhood. Our orphan sponsorship programme supports orphaned children in poverty-stricken countries, to give them a better life and hope for a brighter future. For as little as 50p a day, you can give an orphaned child nutritious meals, clothing, an education, medical care, a safe home and a loving foster mother.

Find out more about orphan sponsorship

Thirst Relief

Thirst ReliefThree children die every minute from drinking dirty water. Penny Appeal provides innovative water solutions that save lives. From water tankers for emergency provision to solar powered deep water wells that will last for generations, Penny Appeal works to provide the tailored solutions for communities in need. You could build a well in your name or that of a loved one from as little as £300.

Find out more about water projects

Emergency Response

Rapid responseWhen disaster strikes, speed is everything. Penny Appeal teams and partners are on the ground in high-risk areas, allowing us to provide emergency aid when it is most critical. We provide food packs, blankets, tents and sleeping bags, medical kits and hygiene items to people in desperate situations, and react quickly to tackle problems as the occur.

Find out more about emergency response

To make a donation or find out more about any of campaigns, visit or call 03000 11 11 11.

Registered Charity No: 1128341

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