Weʼve raised £665 to Fund a mission trip to the Good News mission hospital in Mandritsara, Madagascar
- Funded on Saturday, 18th August 2018
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Before I leave for university this autumn I wanted the opportunity to experience a completely different way of life and a completely different culture whilst also making a difference to people's lives. Therefore, when the opportunity of working with a rural hospital in Mandritsara, Madagascar for a month arose I couldn't turn it down.
My Godmother Vicky has worked as a missionary optometrist in Madagascar for many years and so this summer is my final chance to visit her and help with the work she does in rural communities out there.
I will be working closely with the children out there, helping at their kids groups, which provide them with a safe and fun environment which sadly they do not always have. It will be a big learning opportunity for me and is a real once in a lifetime chance for me to make a difference to people's lives by aiding the work of the hospital (you can find out more about what they do here http://www.mandritsara.org.uk/)
Unfortunately this trip does cost a lot and so I have been saving money from the job I've worked alongside doing my A-Levels, but I would be forever grateful for any gift to contribute towards the trip, it would make the world of difference. I am doing a sponsored walk of the length of the whole Malvern Hills on the 22/06/18 to help fundraise for it! Any sponsorship would be welcomed! Thank you!!
- 3 months ago
Isobel Unwin3 months ago
Read about what I'm going to do and donate towards the costs below, I'd appreciate it so so much!! My Just Giving page: https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/isobel-unwin?utm_id=2&utm_term=RDwy73x7N
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Jul 4, 2018
Dear Isobel,Lovely to chat to you & dad at Sue Adeney's Hanley Castle do this Sunday pm. Hope all goes really well with your trip. We are all proud of you & what you are doing.God bless,Steve
James & Serena Hancox
Jul 3, 2018
What an amazing way to celebrate finishing at school! We pray for a safe journey and stay at the Good News Project and that God will bless your time there.
Jul 1, 2018
Great thing to do - hope you enjoy it too.
Jun 24, 2018
Well done Isobel, a great thing your doingHope you have a great time helping with this extremely worthwhile project
Jun 24, 2018
Praying that you will have a fantastic trip Isobel.Mark and Rachel Duggan
Jun 23, 2018
Good luck!! X
Jun 23, 2018
Well done Isobel. Hope you make a real difference. From the Yarosons.
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