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£795raised of £750 target by 47 supporters

    Weʼve raised £795 to SAVE THE MALE - 5 Durham University Students have 36 hours to get as far away from Durham as possible to raise money for CALM

    Durham, United Kingdom
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    Funded on Sunday, 4th December 2016

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    We have a dilemma and we need YOUR help!!

    Let's help Save The Male!

    On November 19th 2 Durham University students are on a mission to get as FAR AWAY from Durham as possible in 36 hours without spending a penny on travel as part of the Jailbreak for Charity Challenge!

    Can you help us leave the UK and chill out somewhere awesome?

    We need to raise £750 in order to take part in the challenge as well as additional donations to help us on our journey!


    Did you know, suicide is the BIGGEST KILLER of Males under the age of 45?
    And did you also know that males suicide accounts for 76% of all UK suicides?

    Crazy right? But this needs to stop.

    Our aim is to help raise awareness for the important issue of male suicide and help prevent this through the promotion of signifying the importance of speaking openly about mental health.

    So please, before we go on our Jailbreak and flee as far as we can, give up the time to read up on CALM and if possible donate as much as you can.


    Thank you for your time



    • Matt Davis

      Matt Davis

      4 months ago

      Matt Davis

      After 2 weeks of donations and jingling the buckets in Newcastle we have managed to find our way to Amsterdam in the name of CALM! We can't wait to get out there and fundraise some more!! Thank you for all your support x

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    • Matt Davis

      Matt Davis

      4 months ago

      Matt Davis

      90% of the way there to our goal of £750! With only a few days to go until we escape from Durham we'd like to thank everyone who has helped us in any way possible throughout our fundraising campaign whether it be through donating or sharing our page on social media. The more awareness we can raise the more lives we can save. Continue making our goal a reality by donating £70 more and together we will #SAVETHEMALE

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      Matt Davis

      4 months ago

      Matt Davis

      Unbelievable £500 in 8 days! We never thought we would manage to get so many donations such little time, we are truly humbled by all your support. Thank you. Help us reach our new and improved target of £750 and help us SAVE THE MALE

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    • Anne Taylor

      Anne Taylor

      Nov 24, 2016

      Well done Matthew & friends, glad you all made it back in one piece 😄


    • Kevan and Jo Garvey

      Kevan and Jo Garvey

      Nov 20, 2016

      Good luck Matt! Sorry it's last minute but I thought I'd already donated: looks like I'm making that up- lol I'm sure that if you're in Amsterdam your guardian angel is with you- he loved it there! Xx

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      Nov 20, 2016

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    Matt Davis

    Matt Davis

    Durham, United Kingdom

    Let's help SAVE THE MALE We are on a mission to get as FAR AWAY from Durham University in 36 hours without spending any money on transportation as part of the Jailbreak Challenge as an attempt to raise as much money for CALM (Campaign Against Living Miserably) as possible!

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