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    Weʼve raised £90 to help my friend Mehushi in Sri Lanka who returned expecting their first baby her husband Dilip had a loan on land which she has to pay back

    Banstead, UK
    Funded on Thursday, 31st January 2019

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    Story

    This young family has been deveststed by dilips dearh

    he returned to sri lanka to bring up his son and had invested in land for his families future . His untimley death meant that his young wife was left alone to fend for herself

    she did not know that he had purchased land until the lender contacted her for repayment , he had borrowed against his land to buy washing machines to set up a launderette business.

    his wife located the machines and sold them to replay the loan but still owes £1800 plus interest . We have suggested she try and get an extension on the loan but the lender is putting her under pressure to clear it up . We can help her with a couple of hundred but the lender wants it all

    she is desperate , her family cant pay it , but if she can raise the money she can sell the land and begin a new life for her son and her . It wont bring dilip back but at leadt his investment will be back in the hands it was intended for.

    thank you

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    • Alan Jones4 months ago
      Alan Jones

      Alan Jones

      4 months ago

      Hi everyone Although we have privately raised enough money to get the land back for Mehushi and her son they are still in desperate need of help She has advertised the land for sale but still needs money till then It’s not a lot in the global sense and £10-20 quid each will soon give her enough to live off till she sells her land and can stand on her own two feet again Remember guys it’s stoptober so just give the cost of a few pints or packets of fags , it will do more good than you think Thanks in advance Alan

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    • Alan Jones4 months ago
      Alan Jones

      Alan Jones

      4 months ago

      We had a run of private donations from several people that made it possible to send £950 to them A really big thanks to all those involved

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    4

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Oct 8, 2018

      £10.00

    • Rachael & Luis

      Rachael & Luis

      Oct 7, 2018

      What a sad story Alan. Love frm us all xxx

      £20.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Oct 3, 2018

      £10.00

    • Yana jones

      Yana jones

      Oct 3, 2018

      Sending love x

      £50.00

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    Alan Jones

    Alan Jones

    Banstead, UK

    I met my mate Dilip several years ago and we did a few projects together He went home last year so his son could be born in Sri Lanka Unfortunately he was killed in a car accident and now his little boy and wife are trying to rebuild their lives in Sri Lanka without him

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