Page closed

This page is now closed. Take a look at other fundraising pages on JustGiving

Closed 07/12/2016

0%
£0raised of £3,900 target by 0 supporters

    Weʼve raised £0 to Frankie's trip to South Africa

    Time left
    Closed on Wednesday, 7th December 2016

    What is crowdfunding?

    Crowdfunding is the new way to raise money for a personal cause on JustGiving.

    Story

    I am excited to be traveling to South Africa in 2017 for 6 months with a charity called Tearfund. Tearfund's aim is to tackle poverty where it is worst, by working with the local communities to help them become self sufficient.

    As a volunteer for them I will be taking part in many different activities working with a partner charity called Ethembeni, which is Zulu for 'place of hope'. Ethembeni aims to bring hope to the township of Mpophomeni by:

    >Family Support - identifying and providing support and services to vulnerable household members impacted by HIV and/or TB. This includes home based care, community level care and a health care project aimed at mothers.

    >Prevention - to enable and empower families and individuals to have knowledge, attitudes, behaviours and resources to prevent themselves being infected with HIV or TB, being re-infected or infecting others. This is done through counselling, support groups, testing and mentoring.

    >Development - to run programmes that enable families to become stronger, more resiliant and less reliant on Ethembeni's services. This is done through skills and enterprise development.

    Whilst I'm there I will be helping with education support in schools, teaching english and maths to students of all ages, visiting people suffering from HIV/AIDS in their own homes, and running small social activities.

    I'm working hard to raise funds for this trip, but if anyone would like to contribute financially i'd be grateful. I'd also really value prayer support as I prepare and whilst I'm there.
    Thank you for reading my JustGiving page!

    Updates

    0

      a month ago

      Frankie Brand started crowdfunding

      Leave a message of support

      Supporters

      0

        About the fundraiser
        Frankie Brand

        Frankie Brand

        Report this Page

        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!

        Start a new PageAbout Crowdfunding