Emergency aid to fire victims in California

Emergency aid to fire victims in California

Devastating fires in Napa and Sonoma, the Californian wine region, resulted in loss of life, property, jobs and livelihoods and left thousands in the local area needing food, shelter and medicine. In the last few weeks, members and volunteers from the Western...
The work of the Order in Lebanon

The work of the Order in Lebanon

In October, a delegation of leaders from the Order, including Fra’ Giacomo Dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto, Lieutenant of the Grand Master, H.E. Albrecht von Boeselager, Grand Chancellor, and H.E. Dominique de La Rochefoucauld-Montbel, Grand Hospitaller, visited...
Healthcare for marginalised communities, USA

Healthcare for marginalised communities, USA

The Grand Chancellor of the Order of Malta, H.E. Albrecht von Boeselager, visited the Order of Malta’s Clinic in Northern California in September 2017. He was accompanied by representatives of the Fund, which has awarded a total of 6 grants to support the running of...
The Lunchbox Program in China

The Lunchbox Program in China

The Order of Malta in Hong Kong has established the Cha Gen Village Lunchbox Program, which will provide meaningful employment for people suffering from leprosy. The program will give the community independence and a small income, enabling them to build a business...
The Fund celebrates 5 years of service to the works of the Order

The Fund celebrates 5 years of service to the works of the Order

The Global Fund for Forgotten people announced its 10th grant cycle this St John’s Day, awarding 22 grants to works of the Order across 15 countries. Since 2012, the Fund has awarded a total of 267 grants in the last 5 years, supporting new and existing works of...
Breakfast for the Homeless in Luxembourg

Breakfast for the Homeless in Luxembourg

With the support of the Fund, the Luxembourg Relief Service is providing breakfast and companionship for the forgotten homeless people on the streets of Luxembourg. The demand for this service has increased and the Luxembourg Relief Service will expand their reach...
Emergency Shelter for Migrant Families in Russia

Emergency Shelter for Migrant Families in Russia

The Russian Relief Service provides provisional emergency shelter and care for migrant families with young children, allowing them access to social workers, medical visits, and nutritional advice. Following a grant awarded by the Fund, the work will now be expanded to...
Prison Ministry in Great Britain – a new work of the Order

Prison Ministry in Great Britain – a new work of the Order

On the 7th June 2017, the British Association publicly launched their work in Prison Ministry at Brown’s Hotel in Mayfair, donated and attended by Sir Rocco Forte, and joined by H.E. Cardinal Vincent Nichols, Archbishop of Westminster, and H.E. Albrecht von...
Order of Malta Prison Ministry Around the World

Order of Malta Prison Ministry Around the World

The Order has a long tradition of working with prisoners, ex-offenders and their families around the world. It works in locations as diverse as Malta, Panama, Lebanon, Romania, Singapore, Indonesia, the United States and Brazil. The Global Fund for Forgotten People...
“Old is Gold” programme for the elderly in Albania

“Old is Gold” programme for the elderly in Albania

The elderly of Albania are increasingly isolated and lonely. To address the growing number of forgotten elderly people in society, the Albanian Relief Service has established a programme to assist those who are suffering, without the support of their families or the...