Weʼve raised £450 to change schoolchildren's lives in Tanzania
- Cleobury Mortimer, Kidderminster, UK
- Funded on Friday, 9th November 2018
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Hi, my name is Harvey and I am fundraising for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to improve the daily lives of some of the poorest communities in Africa.
In Summer 2019, I've been given the chance to spend 4 weeks working hands-on at Camp Tanzania with classmates from Lacon Childe School in Cleobury Mortimer. During this time, I'll be helping to transform dilipidated classrooms with poor sanitary conditions into a safe, clean and inspirational learning environment.
We'll also be getting stuck in constructing houses for impoverished families - many of whom cannot afford to put a roof over their head - and helping to safeguard the future of endangered wildlife. This will involve monitoring elephants, zebras and giraffes, and digging waterholes for these incredible species.
To help us get out to Tanzania, on 30th August 2018 myself and a school friend Charlie are taking on an ambitious bike ride, cycling 85 miles from Aberystwyth back home to Clee Hill. We would really appreciate anyone willing to sponsor us on this huge challenge!
I'll also be collaborating with local baking powder supplier Kudos Blends, who are hosting a cake baking competition. Our cakes will be sold in pubs and shops in Cleobury Mortimer, for anyone who would like to try them!
I can’t wait to learn more about the Tanzanian way of life on this amazing project! I’d really appreciate any donations you can kindly contribute, so that I can join the Lacon Childe team in making a real impact.
Camp Tanzania is a life-changing expedition organised by Camps International who provide 'ethical journeys with impact'.
If you'd like to learn more about our trip, please visit: https://campsinternational.com/product/camp-tanzania-mountain-school-expedition/
You can find Charlie's justgiving page at: https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/charlie-brown-582
- 5 months ago
Harvey Locke5 months ago
Our 85 mile bike ride isn't long away now! Training is well under way for the big day. Thanks to everyone who's donated so far!
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Oct 9, 2018
Good luck Harvey!Dominic & Jacqui x
Anne-marie & Mick
Oct 2, 2018
Good luck Harvey
Aug 31, 2018
Well for the bike ride mate, can't have you missing an opportunity like this so have something towards it off me :)
Aug 30, 2018
Well done Harvey 🚲🚲
Aug 29, 2018
Aug 24, 2018
Good luck Harvey
Roy and Sue Perkins xx
Aug 19, 2018
Good luck Harvey
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Cleobury Mortimer, Kidderminster, UK
To help us get out to Tanzania, myself and a school friend Charlie are taking on an ambitious bike ride, cycling 85 miles from Aberystwyth back home to Clee Hill on 30th August 2018. We would really appreciate anyone willing to sponsor us on this huge challenge!