Weʼve raised £745 to help school children in South Africa as part of The South African Schools' Project. My first challenge I've set is to walk up Snowdon!
- Marchington, United Kingdom
- International volunteering
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- Funded on Tuesday, 10th January 2017
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I have been selected to visit South Africa as part of The South African Schools' Project. In October 2017 I shall be visiting several township schools and helping the staff there provide some exciting activities for the children. We, the visitors, must plan beforehand and take resources with us for our own ideas.... I am planning to do sports, games and craft.
We also have to raise and take over funds to provide scholarships for township children who show academic promise.
My target is to raise £2500 during this coming year. I have already carried out some small fund raising events. My first big event is a sponsored walk up Snowdon on Thursday October 27th 2016. Mum, Aunty Sarah, Andy and my friend Alice are walking with me (and maybe one of my teachers and her husband). Nanny, Uncle Richard and Zoe will be cheering!
Please help me help those children. If you donate whatever you feel you can I shall be most grateful. Just click on the DONATE button on this page.
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Sarah & Rich
Jan 6, 2017
Thanks for all your help with Zoë"s party - donation as promised xx
Nov 29, 2016
A share of the proceeds from the car boot sale. Roll on the next one.
Mum and Andy
Nov 15, 2016
Well done Emily - great achievement!
Nov 3, 2016
hey sarah i finally got round to it x well done
Tom & Kel
Nov 1, 2016
Better late than never... Well done Emily! Looks like an amazing adventure!
Rock and Wendy
Oct 31, 2016
Well done Emily! All best wishes for your continued fundraising for this fantastic cause.
Cathryn & Rod Candy
Oct 30, 2016
Well done all! Sarah's Mum xx
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