Weʼve raised £190 to fund the set up of a Corby and East Northant's Women's support network. - Inner Voices -
- Corby, UK
- Funded on Tuesday, 27th November 2018
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Binning the Booze for 100 Day !
Can I do it ........... ( let's hope so ) #soberrevolution
Many people who know me know I do love the odd tipple or 10 ! Like many women I found myself in a rut I could not seem to get out of. I was drinking more and more each day to relax, console myself, celebrate or simply because it was a day with day in it ! I was a bit of an over enthusiastic evening drinker.
Now it's time to stop using alcohol to get me out the rut ( because it's failing) and live life as it's meant to be lived. I have challenged myself to give up alcohol for 100 days ! Now I'm not too sure uncle Gordon's or auntie Hardy's will want to sponsor me but will you ?
The women of Corby and East Northant's are made of sturdy stuff ! But like women everywhere, we all have times in our lives when we really could do with some support or a boost to our confidence to help us develop, grow and unleash our (all to often hidden) talents. Without this our " Inner Voices" remain hidden, unheard and potential gets lost.
The aim of the network is to give a helping hand at these times. Whether it's a problem at work or feeling held back in a career, juggling Mummy time with work time and not finding time for me time, feeling lost when empty nest syndrome kicks in ( that ones a real dozy to deal with), simply discovering who we are or finding ourselves in the terrifying trap of loneliness.
The set up funding will go a long way to building the network and getting the word out. It will allow us to book venues to hold groups, put on events and workshops.
I'm not sure I would have made it out of my darkest hour without the support of some amazing women.......
You can follow my progress, ups and downs via my blog Bin the Booze
I was lucky enough to get an interview with Corby Radio, you can listen to my story here Interview with Corby Radio
No Woman should ever feel afraid or alone.
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You can do it Clare!
Aug 5, 2018
Good luck. Great cause
Jul 31, 2018
Good luck Clare!
Jul 31, 2018
Good luck Clare!xx
Jul 31, 2018
Well done and keep up the good work. :)
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