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£231raised of £4,000 target by 12 supporters

    Weʼve raised £231 to buy a mini bus. Former soldier Andy Keeley is raising funds for BOTG by running the Eden Project Marathon.

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    Funded on Thursday, 2nd February 2017

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    Andy Keeley is currently in training preparing himself for the Eden Project Marathon on the 16 October 2016. Andy has seen service in N. Ireland, Iraq and Afghanistan and has now left the military. Veterans seeking support after they have left the forces is rising, certainly veterans that are seeking mental health support has steadily increased over the years and is set to rise exponentially over the coming years . Boots on the Ground was founded by two former serviceman, Jay and Keith. Keith served in Africa during the 80's and Jay was recently diagnosed with PTSD after leaving last year. Our aim is to support those struggling to adapt to life in the civilian world when they leave by offering adventure training programs, advice, life support, sign posting and more. Based in the New Forest we aim to offer programs in Hampshire, Dorset, Devon and sometimes overseas which is why we need your help to purchase a 17 seat mini bus.

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      12

      • Amanda Davis

        Amanda Davis

        Nov 4, 2016

        Well done AK xx

        £10.00

      • Kevin & Nita

        Kevin & Nita

        Oct 26, 2016

        Well done Andy - a marathon effort! Hope the legs are recovering and you don't have too many blisters!

        £26.00

      • Tim and Daphne

        Tim and Daphne

        Oct 17, 2016

        Good work AK, keep it up.

        £20.00

      • Hayley & Chris

        Hayley & Chris

        Oct 16, 2016

        Well done Uncle AK! Amazing effort.x

        £20.00

      • Kim & Isaac

        Kim & Isaac

        Oct 16, 2016

        Well done AK x

        £5.00

      • Caroline & Gary

        Caroline & Gary

        Oct 16, 2016

        Well done AK, now you can have a beer and relax

        £20.00

      • colin weeks

        colin weeks

        Oct 15, 2016

        Good luck Ak!! You will smash it!!

        £20.00

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