The latest Christian Aid news and supporter stories from Northumberland, Tyne and Wear, County Durham and Cleveland.
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We approached every council in the North East to ask them to change their procurement policies - here's what happened.
Christian Aid returns to its Roots to “Light the Way” this Christmas
What does your MP think about climate change? Ask them during a week of action in October.
The Speak Up campaign is part of the work of the climate change coalition
The Sourced campaign aims to ensure that local councils do not contract with companies that dodge taxes
We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 North East Paper Quiz!
Juliet Percival from Durham tells us why she took on the Ultimate Trails Lakes 110k Challenge.
Gail's internship with the Christian Aid Collective is due to finish soon. Here, she reflects on her experiences.
We're bidding a fond farewell to our Regional Coordinator for Northumberland, as she is ordained this July.
Here’s what happened when local politicians and church leaders took part in our challenge...
A short-term commitment soon turned into a bigger opportunity
Abdus Salam discussed the work his organisation is doing in Bangladesh.
Quick access links to download all the Worship Resources you'll need for Christian Aid Week 2016
Last year Christian Aid runners raised over £26,278. We're now recruiting this year’s team - could you be a part of it?
Get quizzical and raise money for Christian Aid Week
Book Gail to lead a session with your young people.
2015: witness the life-changing work happening in Haiti, following the earthquake, at our touring photographic exhibition.
10 September 2014: a warm welcome to Jonathan, our new intern.
Find out more about Emma Peak, our new Legacy and Regional Coordinator for the North East
Lend a hand to victims of the Colombian conflict.
Find out what's happening around the North East this Spring
May 2014: Singer-songwriter Gareth Davies-Jones can help you engage your community this Christian Aid Week.
Has your congregation got what it takes?
September 2013: a big welcome to Helen!
22 July 2013: A night of celebration with the former Archbishop of Canterbury at a packed Minster
22 July 2013: a spiritual walk on the sunniest of days.
19 June 2013: seventy-six-year-old cycles 600 miles to combat poverty.
21 July 2013: Join us at Sunderland Minster for a celebration of your work during Christian Aid Week.
8 May 2013: the greatest opportunity to finally end global hunger.
26 March 2013: twenty people have raised funds for Christian Aid by abseiling down the Vermont Hotel in Newcastle.
February-March 2013: take a stand against the injustice of global hunger and lobby your MP.
11 October 2012: days after the Bede’s Way solidarity walk, Indian March for Justice is called off having achieved victory.
12 October 2012: hundreds of supporters, MPs, church and civic leaders hop on board the Tax Justice Bus in the North East
28 September 2012: over 120 young people from Durham Diocese gather in Durham Cathedral to explore issues of poverty, inequality and faith.
1 August 2012: local historian and TV presenter, John Grundy, tells us why he's walking Bede's Way for Christian Aid.
April 2012: two interns push themselves to the limit running and cycling 661 miles to raise money for the world's poorest people.
April 2012: Jenny Sutcliffe from Newcastle shares her experience of living below the line in 2011 and her motivation for doing it again.
April 2012: we've been working with local singer songwriter Gareth Davies Jones, holding evenings to entertain, raise awareness and inspire.
April 2012: despite the cold and bleak start to the year, the North East office is getting excited about the coming months.
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