Joanna Tom Kargbo in Sierra Leone

Delivering Hope: Joanna Tom-Kargbo visits the South West


Sierra Leone is the most dangerous place in the world to become a mum. Ten women die every day in childbirth. 

Joanna is passionate about bringing change in her country.  

Come and hear her stories about how your fundraising and legacies are saving lives in Sierra Leone, and find out what more needs to be done in Christian Aid Week 2019. 

Joanna will be speaking at a number of events around the South West:


Sunday 10 March 

10.30am: Speaking at Morning service at Christ Church Barnstaple.

Bear Street, Barnstaple, EX32 7BU


5pm: Bring and share tea, followed by a celebration service at 6pm, Kingsbridge Methodist Church.

100B Fore Street, Kingsbridge, TQ7 1AW


Tuesday 12 March

10am: Coffee morning at Callington Methodist Church, Cornwall.

104 Launceston Road, PL17 7JJ


2pm: Presentation and refreshments at Bodmin Methodist Church, Cornwall.

Fore Street, Bodmin PL31 2HR


Wednesday 13 March

4pm-6pm: St Thomas's Church, Wells. Stories from Sierra Leone, inspiration for Christian Aid Week, and refreshments.

75 St Thomas Street, Wells, BA5 2XG


Thursday 14 March

7pm-9pm Bristol: Stories from Sierra Leone, inspiration for Christian Aid Week and refreshments.

St Mary’s Church, College Road, Fishponds, Bristol BS16 2JB


Friday 15 March

7pm-8.30pm: Presentation at Mapperton, Beaminster.

The Coach House, Mapperton House, Beaminster, Dorset, DT8 3NR


Saturday 16 March

10.30am: Wimborne, Dorset- Refreshments followed by presentation with Joanna.

Venue To be Confirmed


Sunday 17 March

11am: Service and lunch at St John the Baptist Pewsey.

Church Street, Pewsey SN9 5DL


6pm: Service followed by tea and cakes at Wesley Road Methodist Church.

Newtown, Trowbridge BA14 0AX


Monday 18 March

10am-11.30am: Coffee morning at St Peter’s Church, Chippenham.

Lords Mead, Chippenham SN14 0LL


6-8pm: Eat, drink and be inspired at Holy Trinity Church, Bradford on Avon.

Church Street, Bradford on Avon, BA15 1LW


Tuesday 19 March

7.45pm: Presentation at St Mark’s Methodist Church, Cheltenham.

Gloucester Road, Cheltenham GL51 8PX


Wednesday 20 March

11.00am: A presentation and chat with Joanna at Christ Church, Tetbury.

The Chipping, Tetbury GL8 8ET. Come to Coffee Pot from 10am.


7.30pm: Presentation and Refreshments at Dursley Tabernacle.

3 Parsonage Street, Dursley, Gloucestershire, GL11 4BW


Friday 22 March

12noon-1.30pm:Lent Lunch at Romsey Abbey Church Rooms.

9 The Abbey, Romsey SO51 8NG


7.30pm: Presentation at St Paul’s Church, Winchester.

St Paul's Hill, Winchester SO22 5AB


Saturday 23 March

2pm-3.30pm: Presentation at The Methodist Church, Brighstone, Isle of Wight.

2 Wilberforce Road, Brighstone, PO30 4BD


Sunday 24 March

10.30am: Morning service at London Street URC, Basingstoke.

20 London Street, Basingstoke, RG21 7NU


3pm-4.30pm: Presentation at Church on the Heath, Fleet.

Elvetham Heath, Fleet, Hampshire, GU51 1HA