Weʼve raised £100 to To Raise Money For The Charities. Daz,s Den (Me&Dee). Gurkha Welfare Trust. Veterans For Wildlife.
- Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
- Funded on Wednesday, 20th December 2017
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Gaz,s Last Ever Wheelie Bin Challenge.
Hi Folks . On The 18th Of November 2017. I Will Be Walking Cambrian Mountain Endurance Route With My Wheelie Bin On My Back. Plus Full Kit Needed For The Event. A Total weight Of 55-60lb. This Is An Extreme Event & Not For The Faint Hearted.It Will Be Over 50KMS Over All Types Of Terrains .As It Is In The Heart Of Wales. It Will Guarantee To Throw Up The Worst Weather Imaginable. It Will Be My Hardest Event To Date. As I Have Done Things Like The Fan Dance, Marathons , Ride To The Wall Plus Many Other Things.But This One Will Test Me Like No Other.
On This Event I Will Be Raising Money & Awareness For 3 Charities.
The Me&Dee Charity . . That Gives Hope A Holiday. It Gives Serving & Ex Serving Personal & Their Families. Who Have Physical & Mental Injuries. A Free Holiday By The Sea. So They Can Get Away From Their Problems.Also Gives Holidays To Kids/Babies With Life Threatening Illnesses.
The Gurkha Welfare Trust. Post War Development. In the late 1960s, following the end of various Eastern conflicts, there was a significant reduction in the number of serving Gurkhas in the British Army.
It was realised that many Gurkha soldiers and their dependants or widows in Nepal faced destitution in old age. Many of these soldiers had served in the World Wars. However, they had not served the 15 years needed to qualify for an Army pension.
Unlike their British counterparts who could rely on the welfare state in old age, the Nepali Gurkhas had no such safety net.
A debt of honour
In recognition of our debt to these soldiers, a public appeal – organised by British Gurkha officers – raised £1m to establish an aid organisation.
It began to create a network of bases in Nepal to provide support to retired soldiers who had met with disasters such as landslides and floods. The Gurkha Welfare Trust was born.
Veterans For Wildlife.
APU TRAINING .We send highly skilled and knowledgeable veterans to train and support rangers in Africa . COMMUNITY UPLIFTMENT . We look to fix the root causes of poaching such as poverty. We do this through community upliftment projects such as building schools and creating jobs. RAISE FUNDS. We raise funds to facilitate in the deployment of volunteers as well as to fund other anti-poaching initiatives and organisations.EDUCATION. We send volunteers into communities in Africa to educate these communities about the damage poaching is causing.
THANKS FOR TAKING TIME TO READ MY PAGE & PLEASE DONATE WHAT YOU CAN. DO NOT FORGET EVEN A LITTLE GOES A LONG WAY.
MANY THANKS AGAIN
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Nov 14, 2017
Good luck son love me The Riggers xx
Oct 3, 2017
OUTSTANDING my friend, I'll be with you every step of the way, or inside your bin!!
Sep 2, 2017
Proud of ya Son xxxx
Aug 7, 2017
all the best Gaz from Sue and Frank xx
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HI THERE MY NAME IS GAZ BROWN. I AM AN EX LIGHT INFANTRYMAN. WHO AS SEEN MANY A THING IN MY LIFE. I JUST WANT TO GIVE BACK WHERE I CAN. I DO EXTREME WALKS JUST TO HELP WHERE I CAN. I JUST LOVE TO HELP & WILL HELP PEOPLE WHO TRULY NEED IT. SO PLEASE READ MY PAGE & DONATE.
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