Weʼve raised £465 to help fund an educational Global Action trip to Nepal in July 2018
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- Funded on Thursday, 26th October 2017
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I have a fantastic opportunity to go on a Global Action trip to Nepal next summer after my A-Levels. I am hoping to raise some of the funds required over the next 12 months to part fund the trip.
In addition to visiting and seeing parts of this beautiful country (Kathmandu and trekking in the Himalayas), the trip is educational and is aimed at enhancing my understanding of global issues and international relations (which hopefully will be highly relevant for my chosen university courses). The trip will give me exposure to the challenges of a developing country and how international agencies and charities are supporting poverty reduction in Nepal. I will also have the opportunity to work on a poverty reduction programme for 4 days in a local community. In addition to this, the some of the funds raised will also go to large charities on the ground in Nepal and will help to improve people's lives.
To help fund this trip I am planning a number of fund raising activities. In August I am cycling the Coast to Coast with a friend (Cameron) who is also going to Nepal. We will be cycling 140 miles over 2 days through the Lake District and Northern Pennines.
Any support and sponsorship is gratefully received. Thank you. Benjamin
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Anne-Marie, Andrew, Annalisa and Monty x
Aug 7, 2017
Congratulations on surviving the coast to coast .... although presumably half of it was downhill ?
Aug 5, 2017
Go Benjamin 💪💪🚲🚲xx
Aug 2, 2017
The Dodd Family
Jul 31, 2017
All the best with the cycle ride this weekend and the rest of your fund raising endeavours
Jul 31, 2017
Wishing you all the best.
Jul 27, 2017
Have a great time Benjamin x Ant loved the Nepalese people.... and the scenery!
Jul 25, 2017
Hi Benjamin, sounds awesome - best of luck on the coast to coast! :-)
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