The Marble Project

Our mission is to help people of less prosperous areas and less fortunate circumstances live fulfilled and contented lives in eastern Europe.

The Marble Project is a small, Essex-based charity which is committed to looking after children and orphans, families, people with severe physical disabilities and mental health issues, as well as the frail and elderly. Our focus is Bulgaria – specifically the town of Berkovitsa and its surrounding areas.

Our dedicated team of UK-based volunteers visit this part of Bulgaria a few times a year, meeting with the growing number of people joining our cause, in order to organise social events and sports days, along with supporting infrastructure build projects amongst other community initiatives – all of which helps to change peoples’ lives for the better. More can be found in our Projects area of the website.

Regular updates are posted on our Facebook page – see previews below.

We have also started our Instagram profile in 2019 (finally!)


October 20, 2019

Our Christmas Box Appeal is underway! 🎄🎁🙏

October 16, 2019
The Marble Project & Together for Berkovitsa

The Marble Project would like to highlight future opportunities with new friends Димитър Манов (Dimitar), Радослав Григоров (Radi) and Dancho! They are the inspiration ... See more

October 11, 2019

OPEN INVITE - Wednesday 16th October @7.30pm - there will be a #Charity meeting to discuss our ‘#Christmas Box Appeal’!🎄🎁 💝
We will also decide how to fund a new minibus for the Helping ... See more

October 4, 2019
Photos from The Marble Project's post

Our volunteers Paul Crawley, Tom Rae, Heather Barnes and Richard Coe are back from their visit to #Bulgaria. It is always emotional when these trips come to an end, but they've had an amazing time ... See more

October 2, 2019

Another incredible story of our time in Bulgaria, which is only possible because of your support and generosity 😊🙏🏻❤️
Our Bulgarian volunteers are vital to our cause - thank you ... See more

September 30, 2019

Here is one of many visits we have made on our trip so far, highlighting specific projects and initiatives you help us to accomplish through your generous donations. There’s plenty more to ... See more

September 29, 2019

Our volunteers Paul Crawley, Tom Rae, Heather Barnes and Richard Coe have shared the first video of their time in Bulgaria so far!
We will continue posting updates on their experiences with you over ... See more

September 29, 2019
Paul

Arrived in Bulgaria to plan our Christmas project and bumped into the fantastic Ivan and his lovely girlfriend Nadia .. 12 years ago Ivan helped us take 2 coach loads of children from the institution ... See more

September 28, 2019
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We will keep you all updated over the coming days about our ongoing efforts in Bulgaria!
In the meantime ... volunteers are putting up with Paul Crawley’s questionable driving skills abroad 😂

September 24, 2019

The time has almost arrived for the next charity trip to Bulgaria ✈️🇧🇬

A small team of volunteers - Paul Crawley, Tom Rae, Heather Barnes and Richard Coe - will be visiting our amazing ... See more

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