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    Weʼve raised £170 to Raise money for me to go on a Zambia expedition to help the disadvantaged children and families.

    London Borough of Havering, United Kingdom
    Funded on Thursday, 13th September 2018

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    Disadvantaged Families in Africa

    The children and families in Zambia and Botswana are battling poverty and have been for their whole lives. They are living in houses and huts, made of grass, mud and sticks. This is not the quality of life that they , or anyone, deserves. The families need support, love and help to get through this burdensome battle.

    I want to make a difference to the lives of these poor , disadvantaged families because I hate the fact that we , who are lucky, are just living our lives and most of the time not thinking about these poor families or committing ourselves to anything like this. I want to understand their day to day lives , gain experience and independence - but most of all I want to help these people. These people are struggling daily and it's not right.

    I have recently been given the opportunity to partake in an expedition to Zambia and Botswana with the company World Challenge. I will be going in July 2019 and will be understanding the local families and their daily struggles. When I am there, I will be building more civilised and secure homes for the less fortunate. I will also be attending the local schools to understand how different school life actually is in a deprived country and support the children in the schools with their vital educational needs. I will also be trekking through the Batoka Gorge and experiencing major sights throughout Zambia such as Victoria falls. During the exhibition, I will be maintaining and securing my own accommodation, money and food as well as gaining independence and team skills.

    To attend this exhibition, I need to raise money in order to get there as the company that I am doing the exhibition with are for students and want the students to fund raise the money. I am a student, and I have never done anything like this before. I believe it will be a great experience full of ups and downs, and an incredible opportunity for me to partake in succouring these underprivileged families.

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    Supporters

    13

    • Yvii & Luke

      Yvii & Luke

      May 12, 2018

      Fantastic Hannie! It will be an amazing worthwhile experience ! Yvii & Luke

      £30.00

    • christine henry

      christine henry

      Apr 20, 2018

      Good luck Hannah! What a great thing to do!!

      £10.00

    • Anna Standley

      Anna Standley

      Apr 18, 2018

      Good Luck!

      £10.00

    • Lidiya Devakumar

      Lidiya Devakumar

      Apr 16, 2018

      Good Luck! Hope you have an amazing time. X

      £10.00

    • Laura Ainslie

      Laura Ainslie

      Apr 6, 2018

      Good luck x

      £10.00

    • Yvonne Johnson

      Yvonne Johnson

      Mar 28, 2018

      Good luck with raising funds for this worthy cause. X

      £10.00

    • Ann Keeble

      Ann Keeble

      Mar 28, 2018

      Hope you raise what you need to help those children Hannah.Good luck and well done x

      £10.00

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    Hannah Townsend

    Hannah Townsend

    London Borough of Havering, United Kingdom

    My name is Hannah Townsend and I am sixth form student. I want to help people in Zambia and Botswana because it will be an amazing experience for me and will give great impact on the families who are struggling.

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