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Feeling generous? Help break communities free from poverty with large donations

We rely on the generosity of people like you to create lasting change for the people living in the driest, poorest parts of the world. Your support allows us to give communities the kick-start they need to break free from a life of drought and poverty. With larger donations, we have the ability to be more responsive and reach the thousands of people who need our help much sooner, before it’s too late. Read more

A brighter future with water

We need your help so that we can support more dryland communities to gain access to clean water, prevent spreading diseases like COVID-19 and in turn build a brighter future for themselves. Read more

The 2.6 Challenge - fundraise safely for Excellent Development

Take on the 2.6 Challenge from the safety of your home and support Excellent during the COVID-19 lockdown, ensuring we can still support vulnerable communities to build sand dams and access clean water during and after the pandemic. Read more

Reducing global health threats with clean water

Over the last few months we have witnessed the spread of COVID-19; creating a devastating threat to the health and security of people all around the world. By ensuring that communities have a source of clean drinking water which they can also use for hand washing and cleaning, sand dams greatly reduce the threat of ill health. Read more

Barclays PBOS – Kenya 2020/21 Expedition

Excellent Development supports communities in drylands around the world to transform their own lives with sand dams and climate-smart agriculture; empowering them to achieve lifelong access to water and food. Please donate to this appeal to help a community in southeast Kenya build a sand dam with the support of Barclays PBOS volunteers. Read more

Empower families to feed themselves

We need your help so that we can continue to support more dryland communities to build sand dams and implement climate-smart farming, providing vital food and water supplies to vulnerable families. Read more

Water: A Basic Human Right

There is still a long way to go to ensure that all vulnerable dryland communities have access to what is their basic human right. Any support you are able to provide today will truly make a lasting difference to people’s lives for generations to come. Read more