We’re stuck in the Blockchain weeds

We’re stuck in the Blockchain weeds

I’m going to start the year off with a rant. Yes, i’m sorry, not the best way to start the year. If it makes you feel any better consider it a warning foghorn. Let’s be clear. The Problem in international charity / aid is not that no one knows where the money is going. This […]

Quidan Kaisahan – 2017 Charity Advent Calendar

Quidan Kaisahan – 2017 Charity Advent Calendar

On the 20th to 22nd Day of Christmas FieldWorks gave to Ye….     Who are they? Quidan Kaisahan is an NGO in the Philippines that works to reduce poverty and child labour across 80 villages for over 15,000 people on the island of Negros Occidental. Using the established governance structure, QK partners with communities […]

CEPP – 2017 Charity Advent Calendar

CEPP – 2017 Charity Advent Calendar

On the 17th and 18th day of Christmas FieldWorks gave to ye… Who are they? CEPP – Centre for Educational Policies and Practice (as Schooling Nepal on social media). Based in Nepal, CEPP mobilises teachers and parents to actively engage in the educational welfare of their children, across 46 public schools of some of the […]

ADEMI – 2017 Charity Advent Calendar

ADEMI – 2017 Charity Advent Calendar

“On the 14th day of Christmas….” Christmas is a time of community and few know the true meaning of working in community like ADEMI. Who are they? ADEMI – Asociacion de Mujeres Ixpiyakok – is one of the first organisations we have come across which is 100% created, and fully managed by, women who have […]

Asociacion BPD – 2017 Charity Advent Calendar

Asociacion BPD – 2017 Charity Advent Calendar

“On the 11th, 12th and 13th day of Christmas FieldWorks gave to ye…”     Who are they? Asociación BPD (ABPD) (known as ALDEA in the US) addresses the principal needs of rural Mayan communities in the Department of Chimaltenango, Guatemala.  Working directly with indigenous communities they empower them to tackle issues like chronic malnutrition […]

Caras Alegres – 2017 Charity Advent

Caras Alegres – 2017 Charity Advent

“On the 8th, 9th, 10th day of Christmas FieldWorks asks of Ye…” who is going to take care of the children while we’re at work?’ For the poorest communities in Xela there is Caras Alegres     Who are they? Caras Alegres works in Las Rosas, Xela, one of poorest neighbourhoods, with 1 in 2 […]

Asociación SERES – 2017 Charity Advent Calendar

Asociación SERES – 2017 Charity Advent Calendar

“On the 5th, 6th and 7th day of Christmas FieldWorks gave to ye….”   Who are they? SERES is a transformational leadership organisation that empowers youth in low-income rural economies of Guatemala and El Salvador to become active leaders in their communities. Why we like them? What’s not to like!? SERES is inspiring the Guatemalan […]

Roots of Health – 2017 Charity Advent Calendar

Roots of Health – 2017 Charity Advent Calendar

“On the first 3 days of Christmas FieldWorks gave to ye…” Roots of Health Who are they? Locally known as Ugat ng Kalusugan – their mission is to provide women with much needed access to maternal and reproductive health services across the island of Palawan. They work with women and youth to ensure they have […]