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    Weʼve raised £120 to Fund Bridge to China (Wu Zi Qiao) Charitable Foundation, Heshang / Hesha Group, Liming Village, Yunnan Province, China.

    Lijiang, Yunnan, China
    Funded on Sunday, 5th August 2018

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    From the 4th to the 11th of August 2018, myself and four other students from The University of Edinburgh are travelling to Liming Village, Yunnan Province in China to work with Bridge to China (Wu Zhi Qiao) Charitable Foundation. With the help of students from both mainland China and Hong Kong, we will construct two footbridges in the underprivileged Liming Village.

    Liming Village is distributed throughout a mountainous region, with low population density due to wide-spread fields. Families make the equivalent of £3000-£4000 every year from selling crops in markets. Fast flowing rivers make the journey to market treacherous, made even more so by the dangerous ways in which villagers are forced to cross. Bridge to China intends on building two footbridges in this village to help villagers access other parts of the village and to encourage a community spirit.

    The charity asks for a small donation of RMB 800, or £91, and in exchange they and the community house and feed us for the duration of our stay. I am asking my friends and family to help me raise this, by contributing something small, knowing that the money is going to a good cause on the other side of the world.

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      Supporters

      10

      • Julia

        Julia

        Aug 3, 2018

        £10.00

      • Emilia Doel

        Emilia Doel

        Aug 3, 2018

        Don’t pet any dogs

        £10.00

      • Robyn Muircroft

        Robyn Muircroft

        Aug 2, 2018

        <3<3<3 gd luck

      • Marianna Romano

        Marianna Romano

        Jul 27, 2018

        Good luck with your fundraising!

        £5.00

      • Kirsten McRitchie

        Kirsten McRitchie

        Jul 23, 2018

        £10.00

      • Connor Wallace

        Connor Wallace

        Jul 22, 2018

        Good luck and Godspeed, sweet Prince 💪🏼

        £5.00

      • Tracy Kennedy

        Tracy Kennedy

        Jul 19, 2018

        Today a bridge to Myanmar, tomorrow a bridge to the world! Love Angela. (PS. when are you coming to Manchester to see me?)

        £20.00

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      Andrew Hanton

      Andrew Hanton

      Lijiang, Yunnan, China

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