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Closed 14/03/2017

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£290raised of £2,000 target by 15 supporters

    Weʼve raised £290 to help fund a charity trip to South Africa as a part of the Gryphons Abroad Programme, with the Bambisanani Partnership Charity.

    Location
    Leeds, United Kingdom
    Category
    Sports
    Time left
    Funded on Tuesday, 14th March 2017

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    In June 2017, I will be part of a team of 10 University of Leeds students travelling to South Africa to volunteer on the Gryphons Abroad programme.

    Our aim is to deliver life changing projects to the people of Zulu Natal, by developing and delivering a sustainable programme that aims to inspire and motivate change in young people in Leeds and South Africa, through sport, education and leadership.

    Our project aims to deliver sport and education in order to inspire these young people to continue and further their education. We will also be working in a rural school to teach lessons (academic and physical) and to introduce a cycling programme that will increase the reach and access of education for these children.

    We will be working with the Bambini Partnership Charity to develop the programme and ensure that it is effective and sustainable.

    This is an amazing opportunity for me, as a privileged UK citizen, to offer a chance of education and voluntary experience to children and young people who are so much less fortunate than us. Anything you are able or willing to give, would be greatly received by me and the rest of our team!

    Thank You for reading my story, please donate and help us get to South Africa :)

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    • April Lesson Leeson

      April Lesson Leeson

      4 months ago

      April Lesson Leeson

      This Sunday will be my first fundraising event for this cause, so pleaseeee sponsor me and I promise to post hilarious pictures of me in my ridiculous goggles! Any amount I will be truly grateful :) x

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    4 months ago

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    • ALEXANDRA VRIJHEID

      ALEXANDRA VRIJHEID

      Feb 13, 2017

      Good Luck Apes! Sorry for not making the race night but I'm sure it was a success xoxo

      £10.00

    • Jabina Bashir

      Jabina Bashir

      Feb 13, 2017

      Good luck April amazing ambitions and very inspiring ☺👍🏽

      £10.00

    • Paul Rosso

      Paul Rosso

      Feb 12, 2017

      Hope this helps love x

      £100.00

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    April Lesson Leeson

    April Lesson Leeson

    Leeds, United Kingdom

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