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Weʼre raising £700 to buy St Paul's Community Primary School and Nursery, in Spalding, an AED (defibrillator).

Spalding, UK
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The Department for Education recommends that all schools in England should have an AED, yet no funding is available.

Every year 270 children will die in school after falling victim to sudden cardiac arrest and every week in the UK, 12 fit and healthy young people die of undiagnosed cardiac conditions.

Survival rates fall by 10% every minute without action, yet using a defibrillator within three minutes of a cardiac arrest can improve a person's chance of survival as much as 70%.

These statistics alone are enough for us to say that a defibrillator is an essential piece of equipment that St Paul's needs.

Please donate to this worthwhile cause that could save a life. Any donation is very gratefully received.

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  • Amanda Orpen5 days ago
    Amanda Orpen

    Amanda Orpen

    5 days ago

    A huge thank you to everyone who donated. With offline donations as well, we now have enough to buy the defibrillator, a wall mount, extra pads and a prep kit. Hooray!!

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Page last updated on: 10/11/2018 7:37 PM

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15

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Oct 8, 2018

    £10.00

  • keith England

    keith England

    Oct 2, 2018

    £10.00

  • George Wallis

    George Wallis

    Oct 1, 2018

    £5.00

  • Kelly Thompson

    Kelly Thompson

    Sep 30, 2018

    Good luck! Hope you reach your target!

    £10.00

  • Hayley franks

    Hayley franks

    Sep 29, 2018

    These should be in all schools and workplaces, the increase in the chance of survival with one speaks for itself.

    £5.00

  • Sam Shaw

    Sam Shaw

    Sep 29, 2018

    £10.00

  • Carla Horrell

    Carla Horrell

    Sep 29, 2018

    Such a great cause

    £5.00

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