About Us

Penny Appeal is a humanitarian charity working to transform lives in over 30 crisis-hit countries.
We alleviate poverty by offering water solutions, supporting orphan care, building orphanages, restoring sight to those with avoidable blindness and providing food and medical aid to those in urgent need.
Penny Appeal’s way of doing charity is simple, and has a massive impact.
Your small change can make a big difference.

Press releases


Penny Appeal, international humanitarian charity, took home the award for the “Fundraising Campaign of the Year” at the inaugural Muslim Charity... read more

01.03.2017 • By Penny Appeal

Penny Appeal spreads smiles and raises spirits during visit to UCLH

International humanitarian charity Penny Appeal spread smiles at University College London Hospitals this week during a special visit to give... read more

22.06.2016 • By Penny Appeal

MuslimFostering.org launched to recruit carers and ensure children...

A dedicated fostering advice and support service has been launched with the aim of recruiting more foster carers and ensuring they can fully and... read more

20.05.2016 • By Penny Appeal

The Apprentice star Mergim Butaja takes on charity running event to...

Penny Appeal's Run For Their Lives Coventry challenge helps those fleeing conflict Former refugee Mergim Butaja, whose emotional farewell... read more

18.12.2015 • By Penny Appeal

Carlisle residents stay strong with Amir Khan in their corner amid flood...

World champion boxer joins charity volunteers to support the Carlisle community The gloves were off for two-time World Champion boxer Amir... read more

17.12.2015 • By Penny Appeal