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Closed 29/12/2016

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£1,703raised of £2,000 target by 51 supporters

    Weʼve raised £1,703 to buy Christmas gifts for refugee young people in Kent.

    Location
    Canterbury, United Kingdom
    Time left
    Funded on Thursday, 29th December 2016

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    Over the past months, hundreds of refugee young people have arrived in Kent, on their way to a better, more peaceful life. They have very little in the way of personal effects, and the charities who care for them have limited funding to buy them things.
    As we mark the festive season, a few of us from the churches here in Canterbury decided we'd like to give each of these young people a small gift, to say 'Welcome to the UK, and Happy Christmas'. The charities who work with these young people tell us that one of the most useful and enjoyable gifts would be a set of earphones, so that they can listen to music on the computers at the drop-in centres which they visit. So that's what we're going to give them.
    We have sourced some good-quality earphones at £8.00 per pair, and we would be delighted if you would consider donating for one or more pairs.

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      51

      • sheila westlake

        sheila westlake

        Dec 24, 2016

        £20.00

      • Rob Shillito

        Rob Shillito

        Dec 23, 2016

        Here you go Lyndall. Well done for arranging this.

        £60.00

      • Paulette Stubbings

        Paulette Stubbings

        Dec 23, 2016

        £30.00

      • Liz Rook

        Liz Rook

        Dec 19, 2016

        We hope this donation will help those you are supporting! God bless you and all those working to bring relief and help in practical ways. Love from Mum and Linda xx

        £100.00

      • Lyne

        Lyne

        Dec 17, 2016

        Thank you for organising this crowdfunding event Lyndall.

        £10.00

      • Anonymous

        Anonymous

        Dec 14, 2016

        £10.00

      • Anonymous

        Anonymous

        Dec 14, 2016

        £30.00

      About the fundraiser
      Lyndall Bywater

      Lyndall Bywater

      Canterbury, United Kingdom

      Lyndall is the current chair of Christians Together in Canterbury

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