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

Weʼre raising £4,000 to buy a mini bus. Former soldier Andy Keeley is raising funds for BOTG by running the Eden Project Marathon.

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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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    • Amanda Davis

      Amanda Davis

      Nov 4, 2016

      Well done AK xx


    • 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!


    • Tim and Daphne

      Tim and Daphne

      Oct 17, 2016

      Good work AK, keep it up.


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