OVER THE LAST FIVE YEARS,

THANKS TO YOU...

WE’VE HELPED  OVER

376,168

PEOPLE

IN

26

COUNTRIES

UnitingWorld's 2019 GOALS

Education for 400 children

Clean water and health education for 30,000 people

50 new leaders trained

Toilets for 1,865 people

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Live Simply

Take the pledge to give up items you can live without for forty days and donate what you save to life changing projects

Be Inspired

Take courage from people in Timor Leste and Australia Download videos, theological reflections,prayers and more

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Access to clean water, health education, leadership training and child protection is saving lives!

GOAL

$328,000

ACHIEVED

$148,273

45%

OF GOAL

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About

Lent Event is 40 days of living simply and being inspired by people building God’s Kingdom.

Join people all over Australia who are giving up something from daily life and fundraising for UnitingWorld’s work to build hope and end poverty.

Our focus in 2019 is water and sanitation, leadership and child protection in Timor Leste, with excess funds used for our projects globally.

Come with us on the Lent Event journey

Find out more about some of the projects you'll be supporting this Lent.

Meet the people you’ll be working with to bring change

Clean Water and Health Education

Church Leadership and Child Protection

Maria

 

Surviving deadly tuberculosis, Maria found the courage to learn how to keep her family safe from disease

 

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Stephanie

 

Children in Timor Leste suffer extremely high rates of violence and abuse. Stephanie is a young Christian leader providing hope for the next generation

 

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Albino

 

Leading a team of teachers and health workers, Rev Albino is at the forefront of the Church in Timor Leste’s transformation of their country

 

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Albert

 

In remote areas where disease is widespread, Albert leads a team of health workers educating families to save lives.

 

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