New Year Message
Why was WellFound formed?
It is at this time of the year that we thank our Lord for all that we at WellFound achieved in 2016, we thank our Trustees and supporters, our CEO and our teams at our offices in Greenford UK and in Guinea Bissau, West Africa. 2016 was a year of growth and change with new […]
WellFound Fashion Show 2016
In October 2016. our founder Howard Measham was invited as guest speaker at a meeting of the Railway Industry Association. He used the opportunity to talk about why he formed WellFound in 2005, and about some of the work we are now doing. Well worth a listen to what Howard has to say:
Visit to Guinea Bissau
It could have been that many of us were still flying high from the WellFound Golf Day that occurred the day before. It could have been that we were excited for the possibility of funding another well in Guinea Bissau. Or perhaps it was our anticipation for the future of WellFound. Whatever the reason, we were all extremely proud of the fundraising events that had […]
London Marathon Runner raises £1,300 for WellFound!
In April 2016, some of the trustees of the charity had a chance to visit Guinea-Bissau to see for themselves what has been achieved. As we arrived on the beautiful islands off the shore of Guinea-Bissau, we were welcomed by the villagers dancing and singing to celebrate the work which has provided clean water and […]
WellFound receives National Energy Globe Award 2016
Our London Marathon runner, Miriam Drewett, has managed to raise a huge £1,300 for WellFound! “After four months of training, building up to a 20 mile run before the big day, it was exciting to finally get to the start of the London Marathon and experience the huge crowds and support from everyone along the […]
Why not become a volunteer?
We are thrilled to announce that WellFound has received the prestigious National Energy Globe Award 2016 for the best sustainable project for our work in providing clean water and sanitation in Guinea-Bissau, one of the poorest countries in the world. Energy Globe invites outstanding sustainable best practice projects in various categories in an annual competition, with over […]
A fantastic fundraising golf day!
Could you spare a few hours of your time to assist as a volunteer? WellFound have always relied on the support of volunteers; from fundraising, to office admin or even research on the ground out in Africa. We could not have achieved all we have in the past 10 years without your support. We are currently looking for new […]
We want to celebrate with you
We had a fantastic day at our annual golf fundraising event, sponsored by United Rental Group, which took place at the end of last month. WellFound would like to say a huge thank you to United Rental Group for arranging the day. We could not do it without you and we can’t wait to keep […]
WellFound win national award
10 years is a long time, especially for a small charity with big aims and aspirations. Since 2005 WellFound has grown from the ideas and hopes of one individual to a thriving international, award winning charity. We could not have done any of this without your support! We would love for all our friends, whether you have been […]
We are delighted to announce that WellFound has been honoured with the National Energy Globe Award, Guinea-Bissau for 2015! Our submission entitled ‘Increasing access to safe water and sanitation facilities in rural communities’ was chosen as the best project of Guinea Bissau, no small feat when over 170 countries handed in a total of over 1500 […]