Weʼve raised £535 to donate to a children's charity in Sri Lanka
- Forres, Moray, United Kingdom
- Social welfare
- Time left
- Funded on Sunday, 1st October 2017
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A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity has come up for my partner Ria, who was adopted to Scotland from Sri Lanka at 3 weeks old. She has been offered help in tracking down her birth family as part of a documentary, and on the 7th October we'll be flying out there together to embark on this huge adventure.
We have already raised enough money to help fly me out there with her - amazing! - and are now hoping to raise some money to give to a charity out there. Ria has found a few children's charities which she'd be so thrilled to be able to able to support while we're there, as helping children whose position she might have been in would mean so much to her. We saw the poverty levels first-hand last year, and a little really would go a long way out there, so any amount you can afford will be hugely appreciated, no matter how small.
More than anything else, your love and well-wishes over the next month or so will be a tremendous support and very much felt. As you can probably imagine it's a really scary time for Ria and it will be a huge comfort to her to feel you all rooting for her through all of this.
Thank you, lovely humans!
With love & gratitude,
- 6 months ago
Catriona Blair Noble6 months ago
Wow... Just over 24 hours after I set this up we've already raised £260 thanks to all of you amazingly generous people! Thank you from the bottom of our hearts. We've already covered half my flights out there! X
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Oct 1, 2017
Good luck on your adventures
Sep 30, 2017
Good luck Ria!! I hope you get a lot out of it. We've got your back! And Cat, good luck to you too and thank you so much for supporting my super cool cousin! :-)x x
Sep 24, 2017
Good luck ladies and keep us posted! All the best and lots of love <3
Sep 20, 2017
Sep 20, 2017
Hope this trip is all you both wish for Haggis says thanks 🌟
Sep 17, 2017
Aug 31, 2017
Wishing you both all the very best with this challenge and adventure, and with thanks also for your help to us, love Kirsty & Wendy, Teeny Weeny Farm.
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