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£550raised of £500 target by 19 supporters

    Weʼve raised £550 to help cover the costs of joining an expedition to India in 2019

    Helston, United Kingdom
    Funded on Tuesday, 10th April 2018

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    Story

    My name is Aidan and I am 13 years old. In the summer of 2019, I will be joining a World Challenge expedition to Uttarakhand in India along with other students from my school.

    World Challenge is an organisation that gives young people the opportunity to travel to developing countries, explore the cultures and customs of the area, take part in a high altitude trek, and develop global citizenship skills by supporting local community-based projects. Past projects have included building wells and renovating classrooms in village schools and orphanages, and assisting with conservation projects to protect endangered wildlife and habitats.

    I need to raise nearly £3000 to fund the entire expedition, which includes flights, equipment, insurance, etc. I hope to be able to raise most of this through various fundraising activities and by doing jobs around the place for my family and neighbours. However, I would be more than happy to receive donations from anyone who would like to support my efforts to cover the cost of this amazing expedition myself.

    Any donations, big or small, will be greatly appreciated.

    I will keep you up to date with my fundraising activities over the next year and a half, and send you a report on my trip and the community project we undertake on my return. This will allow you to see how your support has made a difference to real people in India who do not have many of the things we often take for granted.

    Thank you very much.

    Aidan

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    • Aidan Helliwell1 year ago
      Aidan Helliwell

      Aidan Helliwell

      1 year ago
      Update from the Page owner

      WOW! Thank you ALL for helping me reach (and go beyond) my target! It doesn't stop here - I'm still working hard in school to get students to guess the pasta!

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    • Aidan Helliwell1 year ago
      Aidan Helliwell

      Aidan Helliwell

      1 year ago
      Update from the Page owner

      Just passed £400 - THANK YOU EVERYONE! To update you, I'm working hard at school on the fundraising - I'm doing a 'Guess How Much Pasta is in the Jar' competition over 8 weeks. Going well so far, so I'm feeling very positive!

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    • Aidan Helliwell1 year ago
      Aidan Helliwell

      Aidan Helliwell

      1 year ago

      So nice to get support from Korea - thank you so much! So close to £300 pounds... Thank you everyone!

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    1 year ago

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    Page last updated on: 1/25/2018 12:08 PM

    Supporters

    19

    • Min Yeong Cho

      Min Yeong Cho

      Jan 23, 2018

      Hope you have the BEST experience ever!!!!Love you so much Aidan ;) <3 xxxx- 누나

      £65.00

    • David  Bevan

      David Bevan

      Jan 14, 2018

      Aidan good luck with this project. All the best David

      £25.00

    • Nicola  Ellis

      Nicola Ellis

      Jan 14, 2018

      With love Helen, Peter, Nicola, Grant, Anna and Mike x

      £50.00

    • Nick Chad

      Nick Chad

      Jan 14, 2018

      Enjoy! xxx

      £50.00

    • David Kim

      David Kim

      Jan 11, 2018

      Have a great trip!

      £20.00

    • Andy Lee

      Andy Lee

      Jan 11, 2018

      Way to go Aidan! I look forward to hearing about your great adventures!

      £20.00

    • Bob Smith

      Bob Smith

      Jan 9, 2018

      Great work Aidan. We look forward to hearing all about it moving forward!!

      £30.00

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    Aidan Helliwell

    Aidan Helliwell

    Helston, United Kingdom

    My name is Aidan and I'm 13 years old. I go to Mounts Bay Academy in Penzance, and in 2019 I will join the World Challenge expedition to northern India. Any support would be much appreciated. Thank you!

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