Your friends are fundraising. Don't miss out, opt in.

We did it!

Aisha Washington Jones raised £590 from 19 supporters


Start your own crowdfunding page

Closed 26/09/2017



£590raised of £2,150 target by 19 supporters

    Weʼve raised £590 to Help Charles Washington replace his stolen bike

    Old Lenton, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Funded on Tuesday, 26th September 2017

    What is crowdfunding?

    Crowdfunding is a new type of fundraising where you can raise funds for your own personal cause, even if you're not a registered charity.

    The page owner is responsible for the distribution of funds raised.


    My Dad, Charles Washington, a 79 year old pensioner, had saved money from his pension and birthday and christmas gifts from his children for the past two years. His goal was to buy an electro-assist bicycle. Ever an avid cyclist, his advancing age and the hills of Nottingham had made regular cycling harder and harder. The new bike promised to unlock his independence again, and give him the means to maintain fitness and also navigate the city once more, whether to shop for groceries, or visit his two grand-daughters.

    Sadly, within a week of purchase, the bike was stolen from outside his house.

    My dad doesn't have the money to buy another one, and, at his age, by the time he saves up again, he may not have the health and fitness to still be riding.

    Dad's bike, just after he bought it.

    Dad's grand-daughters (the little ones)



    • Aisha Washington Jones1 year ago
      Aisha Washington Jones

      Aisha Washington Jones

      1 year ago

      Thanks to everyone who has helped so far. Dad really appreciates it too!

      Share this update to help us raise more

    1 year ago

    Aisha Washington Jones started crowdfunding

    Leave a message of support

    Page last updated on: 9/18/2017 12:58 PM



    • Frank Ellis

      Frank Ellis

      Sep 18, 2017


    • Hugh Miller & Liz Wiggins

      Hugh Miller & Liz Wiggins

      Sep 11, 2017


    • Phil & Cathy

      Phil & Cathy

      Sep 7, 2017

      So sorry to hear this news Charles. You were so looking forward to getting the bike last time we spoke. Hopefully we can all come together and get you back in two wheels again soon!


    • Anonymous


      Aug 30, 2017

      Good luck! Hope you'll be able get a new bike soon.


    • Anonymous


      Aug 29, 2017


    • Esme Jefferson

      Esme Jefferson

      Aug 25, 2017

      Hope you get a new bike soon Charles.




      Aug 24, 2017

      Good luck, Charles!


    Great people make things happen

    Do you know anyone in need or maybe want to help a local community cause?

    Create you own page and donʼt let that cause go unfunded!

    About Crowdfunding
    About the fundraiser
    Aisha Washington Jones

    Aisha Washington Jones

    Old Lenton, Nottingham, United Kingdom

    Charles Washington's daughter

    Report this Page