Stand By Me

Meet Sudi

Ethiopia Friday, 16 March 2018

Meet Sudi and take a tour around her home in Dembi Dollo, Ethiopia! And find out how with Stand by Me's help, she now has a bright future ahead of her. 

Stand by Me Concert 2018

Monday, 12 March 2018

Stand by Me invite you to join us for a night of celebration as we share amazing stories of hope and listen to inspiring singing from the Belfast Community Gospel Choir.

Bily discovers his talent for taekwondo

Dominican Republic Thursday, 01 March 2018

We began caring for Bily at our Eva Russell School when he was 5. However, Bily hasn’t always loved school; because of his learning difficulty he found it hard to progress. Bily’s enjoyment of life changed when he discovered taekwondo.

How to have a great relationship with your sponsored child

Thursday, 01 February 2018

Through your monthly sponsorship donation, you are supporting your sponsored child’s individual needs. But your sponsorship can be so much more than a monthly donation. Here’s how!

The exciting gift of iPads

Ethiopia, Wednesday, 31 January 2018

Thanks to HardSoft Computers, we received a generous donation of iPads to help us provide our children with a great education. The children at the Bethany School were delighted to play with the iPads for the very first time. 

Drug education and prevention in Colombia

Colombia, Friday, 26 January 2018

The Stand by Me Emmanuel Care Centre in Colombia seeks to change the lives of children and families living in poverty in Guacamayal. The community face many issues, one of which is drug use which affects children and adults alike, destroying hopes and putting lives at risk. 

Take a look at 2017

Friday, 22 December 2017

We want to say the biggest thank you for making 2017 a fantastic year for our 3,500 kids around the world. We couldn't do it without you. Merry Christmas and a happy New Year!

Tarike starts school

Ethiopia, Thursday, 14 December 2017

In September we welcomed 40 children to our Abdi Academy in Dembi Dollo. They've joined KG1 and have settled into school life, excited at the chance to learn. Support at the Abdi Academy is already making a great difference in Tarike's life.

Alvaro's vision restored

Colombia, Wednesday, 06 December 2017

An eye test and glasses can dramatically change a child’s experience of life. When Alvaro told his mother that he was experiencing constant headaches, we made sure he received the help he needed to restore his vision. 

Every step protected

Thursday, 30 November 2017

The gift of shoes protects our children’s feet from harm everywhere they journey throughout the year, on every errand and every expedition. But last year’s shoes are now worn out and our kids’ little feet just keep on growing! That is why we need your help...

A new kitchen for the Bethany School

Ethiopia, Tuesday, 21 November 2017

A big thank you to the supporters, especially Downshire Primary School, who have contributed to fund a new kitchen at our Bekoji Bethany School, helping us feed 480 kids a day. 

Walking against child abuse

Colombia, Wednesday, 15 November 2017

Child abuse is devastating the lives of many children in Guacamayal, Colombia. Our care centre exists to bring care, support, protection and love to children effected by abuse. In an unprecedented event in Guacamayal, the children marched against child abuse. 

Stand by... almost there...