Weʼve raised £1,525 to (Manchester) kids Christmas presents for those who are unwell or families can't afford presents.
- Manchester, UK
- Funded on Wednesday, 20th February 2019
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Chances are if you have landed on this page is because someone you know is doing a daft challenge. But here's why ?
There are sadly 192,336 children in Greater Manchester who are living in poverty and who will wake up without a present on Christmas morning this year.
What's your best memory of Christmas morning? Seeing Father Christmas' half-eaten mince pie, and Rudolph's leftover carrot? Dragging your parents downstairs to unwrap what seemed like a mountain of shiny, colourfully wrapped presents? Or spending hours playing with new toys alongside your family, while all is merry and bright around you?
It's the type of Christmas every child should have, but seems hopelessly out of reach for one in three kids in Manchester whose families can't afford a hot meal in the evening, or to switch the heating on as the weather outside turns frightful.
There are 1 in 4 children who are living in poverty and we would like to ensure that Santa has enough presents to distribute on Christmas eve so that everyone wakes up to a surprise gift on Christmas morning.
For these families Christmas is a luxury they can't afford. These children will wake to very little on Christmas day.
So here at JS Health & Fitness have decided to put our bodies through hell with "Challenge November" to raise £10,000 to help these children and also children with terminal illnesses whom Christmas could be their last.
We will be taking on weekly challenges, as a group, individuals, couples and you can join us.
So lets get behind everyone and help the children of Manchester enjoy Christmas.
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Dec 4, 2018
On behalf of Carol Fanning.
Nov 27, 2018
well done to everyone doing the good work
Nov 23, 2018
Proud of you all climbing Snowdon From Phil -Helen’s brother xxx
Nov 22, 2018
Well done to Ronan Harvey ( Jack Stacey Fitness) for giving his time free of charge to deliver amazing boot camp sessions to our children at Holy Cross & All Saints RC primary school in Eccles.
Nov 21, 2018
Great work guys ❤️
Nov 16, 2018
Congratulations to my Niece Helen & the rest of the team climbing Snowdon last weekend Angela & Jock x
Nov 16, 2018
From the Bankies for all of you that climbed Snowdon Well done 👍🏻
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