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£1,202raised of £1,200 target by 48 supporters

    Weʼve raised £1,202 to Volunteer in UGANDA for HIV/AIDS and Women's Education

    Location
    London, United Kingdom
    Time left
    Funded on Saturday, 4th February 2017

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    Hey guys!

    I’m Funmilayo! recently graduated from the University of Kent with a 2:1 in Computing and Business whoop whoop.

    A passion of mine has been volunteering. I have volunteered for projects in the past e.g. Positive East, Body and Soul and the 'Big Red Box'), nevertheless I have always wanted to volunteer abroad from a young age, however I would generally come up with one excuse or the other as to why I couldn’t or shouldn’t go. After graduating, I made a conscious promise to myself that I would achieve the goals I set for myself- Volunteering abroad being one of them!

    At MAC, there are various HIV and AIDs awareness campaigns which I found really intriguing, which led me to research a lot more to determine if this was an initiative I wanted to get involved with. After contacting International Volunteer HQ, they informed me of multiple charitable initiatives abroad I could participate in. I was immediately drawn to projects involving HIV and AIDs Support as well as Women’s Education in Uganda. After further research, I felt the Uganda initiative will be the best way for me to give back.

    This is how you lovely and generous people come in :)…

    I need to raise £1,200 by February 2017. This will cover the cost of:

    - The admin fee
    - The flights
    - The cost of the programme

    Any amount donated would be much appreciated! I’m hoping you can share in my passion to visit Uganda by volunteering my time to impact the lives of others.

    Thank you sooo much for your support!

    Funmilayo x

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    48

    • Meena choudry

      Meena choudry

      Feb 4, 2017

      All the best fumi love what you believe in lots of love meena

    • Salima Bourhani

      Salima Bourhani

      Feb 3, 2017

      May God be with you in your journey. You are a wonderful person, god bless you xx

    • Ania Marie A Camara

      Ania Marie A Camara

      Feb 3, 2017

      Good luck xx

      £30.00

    • Jemimah Meshe

      Jemimah Meshe

      Feb 3, 2017

      Have a safe Journey Funmi, so proud! xx

      £10.00

    • elisabeth ogunsanya

      elisabeth ogunsanya

      Feb 2, 2017

      Hey Girl, I pray God protects you and enlightens you with knowledge and an experience you will use to be a blessing to others.

    • Felly Obakpolor

      Felly Obakpolor

      Feb 2, 2017

      I wish you all the best of luck and safe journey. God bless you darling.

      £30.00

    • Niké Ade

      Niké Ade

      Feb 2, 2017

      Good luck Funmi! This is such a wonderful cause and I hope you touch the lives of all those you meet in Uganda. God bless!

      £10.00

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    Funmilayo Taiwo

    Funmilayo Taiwo

    London, United Kingdom

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