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Closed 25/11/2016

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£445raised of £300 target by 9 supporters

    Weʼve raised £445 to Allow Mo Jallow to buy the medicine he needs to prevent his son Ousman from going blind.

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    Funded on Friday, 25th November 2016

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    Most of the people this goes to will know Mo personally. A cadet from the Gambian Army, Mo completed the commissioning course at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst as part of 22 Platoon in 2007/08, before returning to the Gambia. 2016 has not been kind to Mo & his family. Earlier this year, Mo lost one of his young sons to a stomach illness. Now, Mo's seconds son Ousman is suffering with an eye condition that is threatening to blind him. The medicine to treat the ailment is available, but comparatively expensive in the Gambia (c.£15/day, for a 2-3wk course). The aim is to help a fellow soldier in hard times, and to prevent a young boy from losing his sight. Any help will be gratefully received.

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    • David Crosbie

      David Crosbie

      8 days ago

      David Crosbie

      All - thanks again for your great work. Couple of technical issues to iron out with JustGiving, but the money should go to Mo next week. More to follow.

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    • David Crosbie

      David Crosbie

      12 days ago

      David Crosbie

      Any donation will make a real difference; thirty people donating £10 each will nail the target.

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    13 days ago

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    9

    • Tommo

      Tommo

      Nov 22, 2016

      £30.00

    • Nick Flavelle

      Nick Flavelle

      Nov 22, 2016

      £30.00

    • Si Pierson

      Si Pierson

      Nov 22, 2016

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