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Closed 6/18/2019


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Light Education Development

LED Blencathra Fundraising Challenge 2019

Raise funds for LED's work in Nepal and Peru by taking part in our Blencathra Challenge or by sponsoring someone who is.
Closed on 06/18/2019
Charity Registration No: 1141243

Be a fundraiser

The campaign has now expired but it's not too late to support this charity.


Join Val and friends for a day in the hills raising money for our work in Nepal and Peru.

When: Saturday 18th May 2019.

What: A 16 mile hike over one of the Lake District's most beautiful mountains (a shorter walk has been planned for those who prefer) with an optional evening dinner.

Where: The start and finish will be at Near Howe just outside the village of Mungrisdale.

Registration cost: £20 per person and an additional £25 per person if you would like to join us for dinner after the event (this will include food and some drinks). We have enough capacity for around 50 people (please indicate on the registration form if you want to attend the dinner). Registration will close 5pm on Friday 3rd May 2019.

For further details visit the LED website: https://lighteducationdevelopment.org/

To register, email mikejsmith563@gmail.com.



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Beverley Smith

8 days ago


+ £10 Gift Aid

Deb Hicks

11 days ago

Better late than never!


+ £12.5 Gift Aid

Timothy Harris

12 days ago

Well done - great charity!


+ £10 Gift Aid

James Lowe

13 days ago


+ £7.5 Gift Aid


Stephanie Wood

20 days ago


+ £5 Gift Aid

About the charity

Light Education Development
Light Education Development

LED's mission is to provide low-tech solutions to 3 basic needs: affordable lighting, basic education and essential healthcare. Led by the inspiring Val Pitkethly, we focus on the remote communities of Nepal and Peru.

Charity Registration No: 1141243


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LED Blencathra Fundraising Challenge 2019

Light Education Development