School in a Bag

School in a Bag is a Somerset-based charity, who deliver rucksacks filled with stationery and eating utensils to poor, orphan, vulnerable and disaster-affected children around the world. Globally there are millions of children who are deprived of an opportunity to learn – On an individual basis, School in a Bag is a simple solution, providing children with quality educational tools to transform their learning capabilities providing a lifeline towards a future out of poverty and hardship. On a world scale, education is a key factor towards human development and global stability.

The cost to fund a SchoolBag is £20.00. Every SchoolBag is new and individually numbered enabling donors to track their progress via the website.

Over 113,000 SchoolBags have been distributed to children in 45 countries.

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Business Development and Project Management Executive

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Upcoming events

Swahili Language Class- Taster Session

Swahili Language Class- Taster Session

In celebration of World Swahili Day, SWIDN are pleased to announce the launch of a new, online and accessible opportunity for our members in partnership with Lugha Swahili School. Unaweza kujifunza Kiswahili na SWIDN sasa!! You can now learn Swahili with SWIDN! As part of our focus on resourcing our members towards locally led development…

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July 18th, 2024 at 13:00

Global Goals
  • Zero Hunger
  • Quality Education
  • Clean Water & Sanitation
  • Industry Innovation and Infrastructure