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Railway Children
We fight for children living on the streets and provide protection and opportunity for children with nowhere else to go and nobody to turn to.
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We’ve still got places available for the Hackney Half Marathon in May! Sign up soon if you think you can take up the challenge & do it for us. The run is fun, flat and ends with a festival finish - book your place on the starting line before April 26th:
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Huge thanks to for the donated football shirts! As you can see from our picture they have been very well received by members of one of our youth association groups in Tanzania who were delighted to wear them at their weekly meeting 😁⚽
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Railway Children Apr 16
At Indian railway stations a child arrives alone on the platform every five minutes. Training staff in how to spot those at risk and how to help is a huge part of our work. Well done to everyone who helps us do this. 😊
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Railway Children Apr 15
Supporters Anastasia and Alexandros completed the Petrolina 10k run in Cyprus recently – raising an amazing £400 for us at the same time. This will genuinely help us change children’s lives, thank you so much both of you and well done!! 😁
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Joyce Anelay Apr 12
International today is our opportunity to rally governments & individuals worldwide to ensure rights of street connected children are protected.
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CSC Apr 6
Join us during this year's to demand the Governments to , passing laws which work for street children and not against them. Read more here:
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Railway Children Apr 12
On International Day for Street Children we call on governments to and recognise the rights of before the law.
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RC Africa Apr 12
Business in the Tanzanian Capital, Dodoma comes to a standstill as march to the District Commissioner's offices to engage him on issues about their rights and opportunities
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Railway Children Apr 12
In 22 years we’ve reached over 300,000 vulnerable children & this we vow to keep fighting to ensure that street children have the same rights as every other child. Together let’s and make this vision a reality so even more dreams come true. 💚
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RC Africa Apr 11
Mussa, Country Director Africa addressing journalists ahead of commending the for supporting efforts aimed at ensuring have the same rights & opportunities as any other children
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Railway Children Apr 11
Good luck to David Manley-Reeve who will be competing in the White Collar Fighter 57 event in Atherton tomorrow to raise money for Railway Children. Thanks so much for your support David! 🥊 If you'd like to sponsor him ahead of the fight, click here:
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Railway Children Apr 10
Inspired by the heart-breaking story of Saroo in the movie Lion, little Elise Higham is organising a fundraiser to support our work and keep more children safe. If you can get behind her efforts please do, and thank you so much Elise! 😁💚
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Rail Professional Apr 9
In June an impressive number of colleagues from across the railway community, including , will be embarking upon the annual Three Peaks by Rail challenge in order to raise vital fund for the charity
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Railway Children Apr 8
Looking for a meaningful Easter present? Our Six Chicks virtual gift will buy a young person on the streets in Tanzania half a dozen chickens to start a business. They’ll have eggs to eat and sell, a steady income & a better future - now that’s egg-citing!
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Railway Children Apr 8
Last week our long-term supporters had a dinner with a difference when staff cooked a gourmet meal & served it to employees who had gone the extra mile in work. It was great fun and a great boost to our funds as it was a prize won in the Railway Ball auction 😁
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Railway Children Apr 5
Good luck Martin! Thank you so much for your support 💚
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Railway Children Apr 3
Thank you so much to The Rickshaw Project team who have donated £2,620 to Railway Children! They have been travelling around India on an auto rickshaw to raise funds and awareness of the work we do to provide protection & opportunity for street children 💚
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Railway Children Apr 2
Want to take on a life-changing challenge through the foothills of Kilimanjaro to the Serengeti? This year we're launching Ride Africa - a 6-day bike ride full of wildlife and wonder starting on 25th September. 🚵‍♂️ Find out more here:
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The APL Mar 31
The APL was delighted to provide Railway Children with a cheque for £15,000 in the second of four donations to charity from the Annual Fundraising Dinner. help to create a safety net for the most vulnerable young people in London,
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Railway Children Mar 31
This Mother’s Day we’re celebrating Mwanamaza. Her nickname means ‘our mother’ as she gives love, care and protection to children who live on the streets in Tanzania. She has very little, but she gives so much - as so many mothers around the world do.
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