Story

Thanks for visiting my JustGiving page. I'm aiming to raise some money for Street Child of Sierra Leone to put two teachers from Mamuria CPS through three years of tertiary training, and provide a basic salary to help with their living expenses during that time.

In 2012 I was lucky enough to spend some with the people of Mamuria and help them build a new three classroom school to replace their well-loved but inadequate thatch hut. Now that they have a building, and two dedicated teachers who are passionate about teaching the kids of Mamuria, the next step is to provide the teachers with a formal tertiary education.

I've teamed up with the awesome guys at Street Child of Sierra Leone to help me manage the ongoing logistics of getting the teachers trained. They have been running their Every Child in School programme for some time now, and they are having great success getting the infrastructure and training setup to bring education into remote communities in Sierra Leone. They've very kindly committed that every dollar/pound that comes to them through my page will go directly to Mamuria CPS - none of it will go into other schools or their overheads and expenses of running their dedicated teams on the ground.

Donating through JustGiving is simple, fast and totally secure. Your details are safe with JustGiving – they’ll never sell them on or send unwanted emails. Once you donate, they’ll send your money directly to the charity and make sure Gift Aid is reclaimed on every eligible donation by a UK taxpayer. So it’s the most efficient way to donate - I raise more, whilst saving time and cutting costs for the charity.

So please dig deep and donate now.

Raising money for

Street Child of Sierra Leone

Street Child of Sierra Leone

Charity Registration No. 1128536

A UK charity founded by Tom Dannatt in 2008, Street Child believes that that every child deserves the right to live in a safe, secure home and the chance to receive a quality education. Starting in Sierra Leone, we strive to see every child enjoying these two basic rights.

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Well done Greg & Joel and good luck in achieving your goal.

Donation by HR Global Operations team on 08/01/14

£147.12

+ £36.78 Gift Aid

Great work Newmans. Wishing you can get to your desired target. Good luck !

Donation by Vikram on 12/09/13

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Donation by anon on 23/04/13

£50.00

+ £12.50 Gift Aid

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Love from Radha, Jess, Anais, Maddie

Donation by radha gohil on 05/04/13

£40.00

+ £10.00 Gift Aid

Donation by Alice Tipping on 04/03/13

£100.00

Donation by Ken Jolly on 24/02/13

£100.00

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great work newms

Donation by Simon Stone on 17/02/13

$75.00

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Happy to support a Nelson man making a difference in the world, all the best for the project.

Donation by Sarah McLeod3 on 14/02/13

£30.00

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Dear Joel, you inspire us around you, virtually or in person, it does not matter! Wish you continued success with all that you do in Sierra Leone! :-)

Donation by Margit Takacs on 08/02/13

30,00 €

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You have made a difference to a lot of children

Donation by Mark and Betty Newman on 05/02/13

£100.00

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Donation by Anonymous on 04/02/13

£100.00

+ £25.00 Gift Aid

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Well done mate! Inspirational.

Donation by Gio on 04/02/13

£50.00

+ £12.50 Gift Aid

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Awesome! Very happy to donate to such cause!

Donation by Maryna Jarzabek on 03/02/13

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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We are so touched by your story Joel, good luck with the fundraising!

Donation by Helen Martschinke on 03/02/13

£50.00

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well done bro!

Donation by Greg Newman on 03/02/13

£100.00

+ £25.00 Gift Aid

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Donation by Jaimee Bennett on 03/02/13

$75.63

Donation by Patsy Connell on 12/01/13

£50.00

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Great initiative! Thank you and good luck

Donation by Sarette on 08/01/13

£300.00

+ £75.00 Gift Aid

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A great cause and fantastic achievement already. Good luck with the next steps!

Donation by Francois on 04/01/13

£80.00

+ £20.00 Gift Aid

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Great charity and amazing the work you have already done!!! Bridget

Donation by Bridget MacDonald on 03/01/13

£200.00

+ £50.00 Gift Aid

Donation summary

  • * Online donations£1,662.48
  • Offline donations£0.00
  • Text donations£0.00
  • Total raised£1,662.48
  • Gift Aid£276.78

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