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Weʼre raising £500 to Help young children in Uganda have a safe upbringing, enough food and education to give them a head start in life.

Kampala, Central Region, Uganda
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I have been doing Dry January, but I cant help but feel like a month of giving up alcohol is no real challenge

So instead I have decided to attempt a full year without alcohol. Not even a small glass of wine with dinner. Nothing.

I am doing this for my own benefit as much as I am doing it for charity, so I do not expect any donations. But if you have ever owed me a drink, if you would buy me a drink on my birthday, I ask instead that you donate to a charity so close to my heart.

Our Fathers House Ministries is a small charity based in Uganda, who ensure the local children can go to school, can have safe shelter and enough to eat. I myself sponsor Olivia, a young girl who was orphaned, and whose kind carer couldn’t afford her education or housing for much longer. For the cost of a night out a month I ensure she gets a good education and a good quality of life. There are however a lot of children in the care of OFHM who do not have sponsors, and any extra money would be extremely beneficial to such a small charity. Supporting a small charity means I know my money goes not to a CEO and his accountant, but 100% goes to the children.

So I ask if you have a few pounds spare, to donate it to such an amazing cause. I will of course share pictures of what the money has gone towards, and you will have many young Ugandan children owing you so much.

Thanks for reading, wish me luck!

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    22

    • Ali Stratten

      Ali Stratten

      Dec 10, 2018

      Well done April! Love from the Strattens

    • Penny Brown

      Penny Brown

      Dec 5, 2018

      This comes with love from dearest Liz Le Rossignol 😘

      £20.00

    • Alicia Mallace-Goulbourne

      Alicia Mallace-Goulbourne

      Dec 5, 2018

      So sorry I can't give more! Knew you could do it! Love your fellow sober friend xxx

      £5.00

    • Meryl

      Meryl

      Dec 1, 2018

      Well done, April. I really don’t think I could do it.xx

      £30.00

    • Penny Brown

      Penny Brown

      Dec 1, 2018

      Lovely Maggie Faulkner gave me £10 for you. It comes with love for a cause close to her heart too

      £10.00

    • Glenn Brown

      Glenn Brown

      Dec 1, 2018

      Well done April...we are proud of your achievement...Love Mum & Dad xx

      £120.00

    • Amy Leyland

      Amy Leyland

      Dec 1, 2018

      Can't say i was 100% sure you'd do it but fair play you've been true to your word. Well done Pril! I will miss the town lifts but new years day will have been well earned 😘

      £10.00

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    Kampala, Central Region, Uganda

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