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Read our latest newsletter: Christmas Grant Awards 2021

Read our latest newsletter: Christmas Grant Awards 2021

Since 2012, the Global Fund for Forgotten People has awarded 542 grants to entities of the Order of Maltacaring for those in need in 89 countries. Now, ten years on, we look back over a decade of support that has brought to life a kaleidoscope of stories of hope and...

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Christmas Grant Awards 2021

Christmas Grant Awards 2021

This Christmas, which marks the Fund's 10th year of grant giving, 35 grants have been awarded to 26 entities of the Order in 24 countries. Each of these works will greatly impact the lives of the world's most vulnerable.“Every Child Ready to Read” After-school...

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With Thanks For The Life And Legacy Of Julie Condon

With Thanks For The Life And Legacy Of Julie Condon

  Julie Condon 1942 - 2021 The Fund was deeply saddened to learn of the sudden death of Julie Condon this September. Julie, and her husband Tom, were founding Envoys of the Fund, amongst the first to understand the importance of our mission to support the Order...

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Reports from the Frontline: Spotlight on Cuba

Reports from the Frontline: Spotlight on Cuba

On Tuesday 27 July, members of the Order of Malta and associates from around the world gathered to hear insights from the Cuban Association about the current hardships the country is facing and the Order’s humanitarian response, the latest in our ‘Reports from the...

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Read our latest newsletter: 500th Grant Award

Read our latest newsletter: 500th Grant Award

Since 2012, the Global Fund for Forgotten People has awarded 505 grants to entities of the Order of Malta caring for those in need in 88 countries, impacting more than one million lives. For news from the Order's work around the world, sign up to receive our regular...

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The Global Fund for Forgotten People Awards 500th Grant

The Global Fund for Forgotten People Awards 500th Grant

On June 24th 2021 the Global Fund for Forgotten People awarded its 500th grant in support of the Order of Malta’s worldwide humanitarian work. These grants have enabled the Order’s national associations and relief organisations to transform the lives of over one...

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Faces of the Fund: Interview with Lisa Sanchez-Corea Simpson

Faces of the Fund: Interview with Lisa Sanchez-Corea Simpson

The Global Fund for Forgotten People expands capacity and heightens impact for the Order of Malta’s worldwide work. As the Fund awards its 500th grant, we spoke with Founder and Chief Executive Lisa Sanchez-Corea Simpson about the organisation’s role in facilitating...

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St John’s Day Grant Awards 2021

St John’s Day Grant Awards 2021

This St John's Day, 39 grants have been awarded supporting the reach and impact of the Order of Malta's work across five continents, providing education, food and medical care for some of the world's most vulnerable.Socio-Medical Centre for Disabled Children, Albanian...

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Faces of the Fund: Interview with Thierry zen Ruffinen

Faces of the Fund: Interview with Thierry zen Ruffinen

The Order of Malta’s CIOMAL Foundation focuses on reducing the incidence of leprosy and supporting those physically afflicted and socially stigmatised by this ancient disease. We spoke to Thierry zen Ruffinen, President of CIOMAL, about this important work and their...

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In Zatec, Czech Republic, the Relief Service have been providing at-home care to elderly people with complex medical needs since 2012. This allows them to stay in their homes instead of seeking institutional care, and provides them with personal care, meals and companionship.

With support from the Fund, the project is increasing their provision to 6,500 hours of care to over 40 vulnerable elderly people.

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In Zatec, Czech Republic, the Relief Service have been providing at-home care to elderly people with complex medical needs since 2012. This allows them to stay in their homes instead of seeking institutional care, and provides them with personal care, meals and companionship.

With support from the Fund, the project is increasing their provision to 6,500 hours of care to over 40 vulnerable elderly people.

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#FlashbackFriday to the British Association’s Foreign Aid Service’s fundraising event to raise money for works of the Order.

A special thank you to His Excellency, Rafaele Trombetta, the Italian Ambassador to the UK, who kindly hosted the event in September.

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#FlashbackFriday to the British Association’s Foreign Aid Service’s fundraising event to raise money for works of the Order.

A special thank you to His Excellency, Rafaele Trombetta, the Italian Ambassador to the UK, who kindly hosted the event in September.

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In the Jabaquara District of Sao Paolo, Brazil, 20% of the population live in slums with poor sanitation and barely liveable housing conditions.

The Order’s centre is a place for vulnerable elderly to receive a hot meal, hygiene products and companionship. With a grant from the Fund, the centre is relaunching a choir and craft club, bringing 80 elderly people together to socialise and boost well-being.

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In the Jabaquara District of Sao Paolo, Brazil, 20% of the population live in slums with poor sanitation and barely liveable housing conditions.

The Order’s centre is a place for vulnerable elderly to receive a hot meal, hygiene products and companionship. With a grant from the Fund, the centre is relaunching a choir and craft club, bringing 80 elderly people together to socialise and boost well-being.

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The Chilean Relief Service delivers an essential service, supporting the lonely and isolated elderly around the country.

Last month, we spoke to Alexandra de Habsburgo-Lorena de Riesle, President of the Chilean Relief Service, about the impact of these works on the forgotten, as well as her personal experiences with the Order.

Read the full interview on our website: https://www.forgottenpeople.org/faces-of-the-fund-interview-with-alexandra-de-habsburgo/

#elderlycare #facesofthefund #supportedbythefund

The Chilean Relief Service delivers an essential service, supporting the lonely and isolated elderly around the country.

Last month, we spoke to Alexandra de Habsburgo-Lorena de Riesle, President of the Chilean Relief Service, about the impact of these works on the forgotten, as well as her personal experiences with the Order.

Read the full interview on our website: www.forgottenpeople.org/faces-of-the-fund-interview-with-alexandra-de-habsburgo/

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