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Closed 28/02/2017

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£140raised of £500 target by 10 supporters

    Weʼve raised £140 to improve mental health service provision in the rural areas of Zanzibar

    Location
    Machynlleth, United Kingdom
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    Funded on Tuesday, 28th February 2017

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    I, Ruth, will swim in UK waters outside 40 times from Oct to April without a wet suit!!
    This may sound crazy but my Winter swims are for a good reason! We are raising monies for people on the island of Zanzibar ,Tanzania who have mental health or neurological illness and need medicines. I worked on this beautiful island as a Community nurse some years ago and continue to support services there.

    Many patients are children with epilepsy/brain damage often caused by malaria. We (ZAMHS ) help to support outreach services taking medicines to those living out in the shamba who cannot access or afford them otherwise. We are taking monies raised out with us next June and giving all of it directly to the Community outreach services. It may pay for a motor bike or whatever they need to help do their valuable work .
    Thankyou for your support!

    For more information go to https://www.facebook.com/ZanzibarMH/

    Thank you Ahsante sana
    Ruth.......

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      10

      • Gemma Light

        Gemma Light

        Feb 1, 2017

        £20.00

      • Anna Fauzy-Ackroyd

        Anna Fauzy-Ackroyd

        Dec 15, 2016

        Fantastic effort. Keep on going xx Anna and Fauzy

        £20.00

      • Good luck Tina

        Good luck Tina

        Dec 8, 2016

        Well done Ruth ✨ What a wonderful woman you are 🙏

        £20.00

      • Julie Grant-Hapeshi

        Julie Grant-Hapeshi

        Nov 29, 2016

        Go for it Ruth. Well done x

        £10.00

      • Beth Dunn

        Beth Dunn

        Nov 29, 2016

        Well done Ruth!

        £5.00

      • Jenni Watters

        Jenni Watters

        Nov 29, 2016

        Well done Ruth. . . Lots of love jenni (magnolia days)

        £10.00

      • k furr

        k furr

        Nov 25, 2016

        For Ruth's endeavors in the freezing waters!

        £20.00

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      Mike Greenwood

      Mike Greenwood

      Machynlleth, United Kingdom

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