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We fully loaded the 40ft container this January!

Thanks to all our volunteers for their work to load the container at Bath Lane Car Park in Fareham on the 2nd of January 2015. It was a wonderful start of the New Year for us as we fully loaded the 40ft container with medical items, schools resources, refurbished tools, a car and bikes for… Read More>>

We have now moved our office to Fareham

We have now moved our office from Unit 1 Toronto Place in Gosport. Our new address, as of November 2014, is: Practical Tools Initiative C/O Fareham Community Church 18 Russell Place Fareham HANTS PO16 7FH phone: 01329 829 121 Mob: 07800586533 Email:

Practical Tools Initiative sends a 40ft container to Sierra Leone

A UK registered international development charity based in Portsmouth has sent a 40 ft container of tools, books, wheelchairs and medical equipment to Sierra Leone. The items will support post-war community schools, young offenders’ institutes, local hospitals and maternity clinics, disabled groups, and skilled artisans. Practical Tools Initiative, a charity set up by the Sierra… Read More>>

Thanks to all our volunteers and supporters!!!!

Thanks to all our volunteers and supporters for their wonderful work in helping to load the 40ft container that left our centre in gosport for sierra leone in may. The container, loaded with skills training tools (carpentry, masonry, tailoring, arts and crafts, and mechanics), large number of textbooks and educational resources for six schools, wheelchairs… Read More>>