Weʼve raised £430 to travel to Ghana with the charity, African Adventures Foundation in June 2017.
- Uddingston, Glasgow, Scotland
- International volunteering
- Time left
- Funded on Tuesday, 6th December 2016
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I have been selected by my school to participate in the 2017 African Adventures Foundation trip to Ghana to help in their long term goal of combating poverty in Africa.
The Foundation is a registered charity which exists to provide regular and long term support to their partner projects in Ghana, Kenya and Zanzibar. These projects provide opportunity to deprived communities and under-funded schools in clear need of support. Funds donated through the foundation allow projects to access vital tools and resources which otherwise would be unavailable.
While in Ghana I will work with school age children assisting in teaching and coaching sports. I also hope to help in a building project for the new village school.
I am really pleased to be involved in this trip as it will give me the opportunity to share some of my gymnastics knowledge and help children learn some new and fun skills. If I can raise enough funds, I will also be able to take some much needed supplies such as toiletries, which are often not available or prohibitively expensive locally.
Thank you for your interest. Any donation, no matter how small, will make a difference!
Amy Livingstone started crowdfunding
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Nov 27, 2016
Douglas and Susanne
Nov 26, 2016
Well done for being selected. Enjoy the experience!
The Curran Family
Nov 26, 2016
Good luck Amy - a fantastic experience for you - enjoy every moment. With love from The Curran Family xxx
Ian & Connie Mackie
Nov 24, 2016
Amy, have a wonderful time......this donation has no connection with your Dad's birthday........do you think for a minute i'd give him this amount !
Sandy and Robina Robertson
Nov 24, 2016
Have a great time in Ghana. We are quite sure the children there will love you and your friends, and will appreciate what you do to help them. They will especially enjoy the gymnastic displays!
Nov 23, 2016
Good luck Amy, enjoy the experience and many happy returns to your Dad X. Lots of love Kate and Jim, Sandy and Beth, David and Debbie, Michelle and Allan. X
Nov 22, 2016
Very proud of you Amy, and like your Mum a wee bit envious! I hope you have the most wonderful time and please remind your Dad (as requested) part of this is his birthday present! love Auntie Lynne x
About the fundraiser
Uddingston, Glasgow, Scotland
I am a 6th year student at Uddingston Grammar School. Outside school, I have been a competitive gymnast for 8 years and specialise in sports acrobatics. I am a member of Hamilton Gymnastics Club through which I have been part of Team GB in 2 international display events.
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