Category Archive for: ‘UK’

Healthy Nut bars for the homeless

Govinda Lovage, Chairman of AMURT UK, tried a Nut Bar made by Shaun Clohessy of Shaun’s Nut Bars and found it nutritious and felt it more than satisfied his hunger for a meal and so he came up with the idea to share these bars to the homeless to help in many ways: to increase exposure of and advertise Shaun’s bars …

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AMURT UK North West’s new website has launched

AMURT UK’s North West branch has recently launched their new website to share news and information about their activities and events. Their projects have been expanding since they opened the office a year ago, from BREKI providing breakfast and support to asylum seekers and refugees to offering English classes now three times a week. To continue and expand AMURT North …

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London Feeding Programme 6 years

For 6 years since November 2011, AMURT UK has served food to the homeless on a weekly basis, in central London. The initiative started and grew from Occupy London, which established a temporary camp outside St Paul’s Cathedral between October 2011 – February 2012. The camp housed members of the public including many homeless. Once a week AMURT UK prepared …

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Liverpool Autumn 2017 Update

English Classes Since early October AMURT North West UK has offered volunteer-run English classes to the asylum seekers and refugees in Liverpool from their office with the help of David Shuttleworth who saw a need for classes in the area: “The English classes at  AMURT are a vital lifeline, as there are little or no opportunities for newly arrived asylum …

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