New business owners for Mailboxes Etc

One of our dearest friends and Business against Member Jerry Walsingham, after 17 years, sold on his Mailboxes Etc business in Bath.  The new owners Hungarian born Zoltan Sagi and his partner Laszlo Beres are taking the reigns of this already successful business to a new level. Read more

Upcoming Events

In a simple one page format here are some exciting events for you to attend.   You can find the booking process on the Events Page of the website. event list... Read more

Sponsorship Opportunity for James Bond Casino Royal Fundraising Ball

We have several sponsorship opportunities available for our James Bond Casino Royal Fundraising Ball and we would love you to be a part of the evening.  Take a look and contact us if you are interested.  Remember there is only 1 Platinum Sponsor which has some lovely benefits to your business. Sponsorship PDF    ... Read more

Our exciting plans for 2018

With a constant focus on having the biggest positive impact in these communities, 2018 is set to be another year of hugely important and life changing work. Over the course of the year we will be running six trips which will include about one hundred people. These include school, church and men’s groups, and cover our two main Community Farm Projects. Read more

Summary of 2017

2017 has been an incredibly rewarding year for our work in Romania, which has continued to grow in momentum. The support from yourself and others like you, has continued to allow us to focus on both the immediate needs of communities, whilst also developing a longer term strategy. Read more

Seeking Action Heroes.

People against Poverty Seek Action Heroes… Are you the next Mila Jojovich or Tom Cruise? People against Poverty can help!... Read more

Ethics Corner

Who defines what's ethical: you or your client? Recently I saw on LinkedIn a post by the Bucharest office of a fairly well-known consulting company. Read more

Ethics and Sustainability

The importance of ethics in regard to international trade has been much on my mind in recent months. Our Prime Minister is endeavouring to persuade Saudi Arabia not to use our substantial arms exports to further the conflict in Yemen; President Xi of China has made it very clear that even the merest hint of criticism will not be tolerated; President Erdoğan of Turkey speaks of possible free trade agreements with the UK while taking an authoritarian stance towards political opponents in his own country; and most recently a difference of opinion (to put it mildly) has arisen between the UK and the USA concerning certain tweets by President Trump: and all of this at a time when the realisation of the UK's international trading ambitions depends in large measure upon goodwill between the UK and such countries as I have mentioned. Read more

New volunteers join the team

We are delighted to introduce three new volunteers, who in joining us, make up a dynamic team who will help to drive the charity forward. Read more

Mental Health in the Workplace

In September, our Chair of Trustees Bill Huxley gave a talk on mental health in the workplace. The talk was delivered to a packed audience during our Connect2Grow network meeting and was a great success. Read more