Category: Coronavirus

Providing Relief for the Socially Disadvantaged
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Providing Relief for the Socially Disadvantaged

During the COVID-19 breakout, our team in Ghana have continued to help those in need in the capital, Accra. On 16th May 2020, our team visited the Ghana Society for the Socially Disadvantaged to distribute food boxes containing essential supplies. Our target of providing food for 50 families was met, with each box containing enough...

Helping Hospitals to Stay Protected
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Helping Hospitals to Stay Protected

On 14th May 2020, Humanity First Republic of Guinea prepared and delivered crucial supplies to Ignace Deen Hospital in Conakry. Our team was able to donate 200 masks, 24 bottles of hand sanitiser and 276 bars of soap, to help the hospital during the COVID-19 outbreak.

Relief Riders Deliver Rations in Uganda
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Relief Riders Deliver Rations in Uganda

On 11th May 2020, our team in Uganda stepped up their efforts to help those in need during the COVID-19 crisis. In an effort to help those in need in Kampala, Uganda, our Humanity First riders loaded their motorbikes with food supply packs, which they then delivered to the doorsteps of those struggling in this...

COVID-19 Relief in Conakry
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COVID-19 Relief in Conakry

With COVID-19 continuing to cause disarray across the world, our Humanity First team in the Republic of Guinea have been diligent in helping those in need during this difficult time. Our volunteers have been preparing packages containing food supplies and distributing them to people who are in need in the capital, Conakry.

European Teams Help Medical Staff
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European Teams Help Medical Staff

As the lockdown period is prolonged, Humanity First UK are continuing to support as many people as we can through our National Coronavirus Support Line, continuing to give people guidance through this trying time. In Wandsworth, we have volunteers on the ground who are ‘helping hands’ for any residents who are self-isolating. There is also...

Disaster Relief Stand in Uganda
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Disaster Relief Stand in Uganda

In Uganda, our team have been diligent in their efforts to help combat the spread of COVID-19. Humanity First Uganda have been distributing hand sanitiser and masks to support the government’s endeavours to stop the spreading of the virus; and were pleased to welcome the honourable Minister Mary Karooro Okurut to join us. 

Food Pack Distribution Continues in Niger
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Food Pack Distribution Continues in Niger

With the help of Humanity First Norway, our volunteers in Niger worked tirelessly to prepare and distribute food packs. On Wednesday 6th May 2020, these packs were distributed to 600 families, in four different areas, to help them through the COVID-19 crisis. 

Surgical Gowns, Masks and More being produced in Africa
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Surgical Gowns, Masks and More being produced in Africa

As Coronavirus continues to spread throughout Africa, Humanity first teams are working across the continent to help prevent the spread of the virus and help those in need during this crisis. As the virus continues to spread, our tailoring instructors in Mali are using the lockdown period to make gowns and face masks at our...

Uganda Team Responds to the President’s Call for Help
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Uganda Team Responds to the President’s Call for Help

On the 4th May 2020, our team in Uganda were able to respond to the President’s call for donations to help medical staff in the battle against COVID-19.  We were able to provide: 2000 face masks, 60 jerrycans of liquid soap and 500 bottles of hand sanitiser to Mulago Hospital, in a bid to keep both...

Kenya Team Distribute Free Face Masks
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Kenya Team Distribute Free Face Masks

Humanity First Kenya have been doing a fantastic job of distributing free face masks in Nairobi. The masks were handed out to homeless people to help them stay safe and guidance was given to the public on how to stay safe from COVID-19. Our team were also able to deliver face masks especially for children,...