IREF (UK) is the UK support branch of the India Rural Evangelical Fellowship (IREF), an indigenous Indian mission working in the state of Andhra Pradesh.

IREF is an evangelical Christian development organisation, dedicated to reaching the rural villages of Andhra Pradesh in South India with the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ.

IREF work toward this goal by mobilising individual Christians, planting and enabling local churches and caring for children by providing them with a Christian education. There are over 65 million people living in 30,000 villages in the state of Andhra Pradesh alone.

You can support the work of IREF through us in several different ways, such as prayer, financial donations and child sponsorship.

Read our newsletter to see what’s happening at IREF or get in touch if you’d like more information.

IREF Together

On Saturday 22 August 2020, a special online event was held to celebrate 40 years of IREF.

It was hosted by IREF USA and featured an update about their work during the COVID-19 outbreak, a history of IREF (UK) and a testimony and song from the IREF staff and students.

About IREF

What we do

IREF are involved in a range of activities including children's housing, medical services, education and evangelism.

Our history

Read the remarkable story of how IREF came to be, showing the Lord's faithfulness over the past 70 years.

News

Download the latest newsletters and keep up to speed with everything that's going on at IREF just now.​

Support our work

Find out how you can support the ongoing work of IREF, spiritually, practically and financially.​

Get in touch

IREF (UK)
16 Wollaton Road
Ferndown
Dorset
BH22 8QR

T. 01202 929184
E. info@iref.co.uk