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Trek Fest 2018 – The Peaks
Trek Fest 2018 – The Peaks

Inter Care is excited to announce the date for 2018 Trek Fest, Saturday 1st September 2018.

22Apr

Virgin Money London Marathon
Virgin Money London Marathon

Inter Care is excited to announce that we have our 1st Virgin Money London Marathon place for 2018. As part of a Silver Bond scheme we are guaranteed a place every 5 years. Inter Care’s 2017 place registration fee is £50, with a minimum sponsorship target of£1,500. Thank you to Martin Winter who will be … Continue reading Virgin Money London Marathon

31Jan

Inter Care Quiz Night 2018
Inter Care Quiz Night 2018

Join us for our annual Quiz Night at The Queen Victoria, 76 High Street, Syston, Leicester, LE7 1GQ. On Wednesday 31st January 2018, start at 7:00pm – 10:30pm, suggested donation £6 per person, sandwiches and nibbles will be provided. General knowledge quiz ran by our infamous quiz master Terry Jackson.   For more information or … Continue reading Inter Care Quiz Night 2018

28Nov

The Big Give 2017
The Big Give 2017

We did it… Thank you to all who donated to The Big Give 2016. We raised a fantastic £5,000 enabling Inter Care to send 30 bottles of amoxicillin syrup to treat children, to each partner health unit. We need your help… This year our Big Give Appeal is to provide vital medical aid to over 100 partner … Continue reading The Big Give 2017

14Nov

Inter Care is hiring – Fundraising & Communications Intern
Inter Care is hiring – Fundraising & Communications Intern

Established in 1974, Inter Care sends targeted medical aid to rural health units in some of the poorest parts of Africa. The health units we support serve a catchment population of over 10 million in Ghana, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Malawi and Zambia. Inter Care is looking for a graduate intern to join our small team … Continue reading Inter Care is hiring – Fundraising & Communications Intern

14Nov

Inter Care Chef & Spice Evening Raised £1,085!
Inter Care Chef & Spice Evening Raised £1,085!

Thank you to all who attended our Chef & Spice evening on Tuesday 14th November 2017. We had an amazing turn out of 82 supporters! Thank you to all staff at Chef & Spice for making us all feel welcome, even with a busy restaurant. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the food selection, with many asking for Inter … Continue reading Inter Care Chef & Spice Evening Raised £1,085!

27Oct

Zambia’s Compulsory HIV Testing
Zambia’s Compulsory HIV Testing
Zambian President Edgar Lungu has announced the legalisation of HIV testing and treatment in all public health institutions without the informed consent of patients. According to the president, the strategy, which has replaced voluntary counselling and testing, "prioritises the fight against HIV by ensuring that people know their status". Activists argue that apart from being an infringement … Continue reading Zambia’s Compulsory HIV Testing

20Oct

Obesity Rising as parts of Africa Embrace Fast Food
Obesity Rising as parts of Africa Embrace Fast Food
The growing popularity of fast food in parts of Africa is changing eating habits and affecting health. Ghana, for example, with a population of over 28 million people and pockets of extreme poverty, has enjoyed unprecedented national prosperity in the last decade. Despite the economy slowing down recently, it is rebounding and the signs of … Continue reading Obesity Rising as parts of Africa Embrace Fast Food

25Sep

Inter Care Ladies Afternoon Tea 2017 Raised over £100!
Inter Care Ladies Afternoon Tea 2017 Raised over £100!

Thank you to all who attended our Ladies Afternoon Tea, at Occasions Tea Rooms, Syston, on 25th September, with special guest Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Leicestershire Jennifer, Lady Gretton JP. We were delighted to welcome both new and existing supporters for afternoon tea, followed by a craft session – rag wreath making.  A huge thank you … Continue reading Inter Care Ladies Afternoon Tea 2017 Raised over £100!

10Sep

Great North Run 2017 Raised over £700!
Great North Run 2017 Raised over £700!

Congratulations to Robbie Cross and Pip Ross for completing the Great North Run 2017 raising collectively over £700! “ I was determined that this year would be the year that I would finally run the GNR – my wife and my sister have both ran it in the past. I chose Inter-Care because having visited Africa … Continue reading Great North Run 2017 Raised over £700!

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