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£345raised of £1,000 target by 16 supporters

    Weʼve raised £345 to allow 1st Adlington Rangers to complete their D of E award by running the Chorley 10k

    adlington, chorley
    Funded on Wednesday, 26th June 2019

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    In December 2017 I opened a brand new Girlguiding Rangers unit in my local village called 1st Adlington Rangers. This is a Girlguiding unit for girls aged 14 - 18 and enables them to work towards various different qualifications and achievements, as well as learn, develop and most importantly, have fun! Adlington have never before had a Rangers unit so this is a very exciting venture. I currently have 9 girls in the unit and they are working very hard towards the guiding program and are very keen about Girlguiding and all that they can achieve.

    5 of the girls have now decided that they want to work towards their D of E award within the Rangers unit, which makes me very proud and I want to support them in this as much as I can. I have therefore attended some D of E training courses and have now ensured I am a qualified D of E supervisor. I am also aiming to complete a level 2 walking qualification to ensure I can better assist. The girls have signed up to the D of E scheme and are excited to start work towards the award. Part of this award requires them to go on an expedition, and this needs some very specific kit, which, as a new unit we do not have. The be able to complete their expedition they need the following items:

    Tents - £125 each (need 3)
    Trangia cooker - £54 each (need 1 - would ideally like 2)
    Trangia gas burner - £54 each (need 1 - would ideally like 2)
    Trangia fuel - £15 each (need 1 - would ideally like 2)
    Rucksacks - £45 each (need 5)
    Silva compass - £18 each (need 5)
    Maps - £15 each (need 5)
    Expedition pack food - £5 each (need 10)

    Total of this is £938 - £1061

    To raise this money for the girls, I have decided to run the Chorley 10k race. I am in no way a runner and this will be very challenging. I am hoping you will sponsor me and enable me to get the kit required. Any extra raised will be used for other items for the girls, such as walking boots, sleeping bags, waterproofs etc, which otherwise they will need to source independently.

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    • Katie-Louise Allen7 months ago
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      7 months ago
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    Supporters

    16

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      May 14, 2019

      £10.00

    • Margaret and Barry Winstanley

      Margaret and Barry Winstanley

      May 12, 2019

      Well done everyone!

      £20.00

    • Kathryn Hindle

      Kathryn Hindle

      May 12, 2019

      Well done team Allen xxx

      £20.00

    • The Whalley family

      The Whalley family

      May 12, 2019

      We can do this Katie

      £20.00

    • The Morans

      The Morans

      May 12, 2019

      Good Luck girls!

      £25.00

    • Charlottes mum

      Charlottes mum

      May 8, 2019

      Good luck

      £20.00

    • Marilyn Almond

      Marilyn Almond

      May 5, 2019

      Good Luck to You and the Girls

      £5.00

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    Katie-Louise Allen

    Katie-Louise Allen

    adlington, chorley

    I am a Girl Guide Leader who has recently achieved my 5 year service award. I am dedicated to my girls and will do my absolute best to support them in every way I can. I work hard to provide my girls with the best opportunities and provide a safe and supportive environment.

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