Weʼre raising £4,350 to help disadvantaged people in Peru
- Burton-on-Trent, UK
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Hello, my name is Jacob Hurst and I am currently in year 11 studying for my GCSEs at Blessed Robert Sutton Catholic secondary school. I intend to continue studying there at their sixth form in the future. As I am a student of the school, I have been invited to go on a once in a lifetime camping trip to Peru in the summer of 2019 for 4 weeks. Whilst in Peru, myself and my campmates will be doing a variety of activities to improve the quality of life for local Peruvians such as:
-building greenhouses so that children can grow plants and learn about nutrition
-building toilets in homes to improve health and hygiene problems
-building kitchens and dining rooms in nearby schools which provides jobs and food for children
-digging irrigation channels so that water from nearby mountains can consistently flow to farms and houses which provides locals with a more reliable water source.
However, to go to Peru and do all of this, I am required to raise £4350 which contributes towards flights, food and drink for 4 weeks, the materials needed to complete the acts listed above and more. To raise this money, I will be participating in many events such as: mud runs, treks up mountains such as Snowdon, cake sales and more.
All this work is in connection with the registered charity ‘Camps International’ who work across 4 different continents to make poorer areas of the world more stable and to increase the quality of life. To make a difference in Peru, I would be incredibly grateful for any support that you can give me. Thank you so much for any help you are able to give, no matter how small.
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Oct 30, 2018
Very proud Jake, good luck
May 21, 2018
Good Luck Jacob!From everyone at Fluid
May 7, 2018
Money raised from car boot sales.
The leedhams xxx
May 1, 2018
Good luck Jake xxx
Mar 30, 2018
Money raised from selling old goods.
Mar 20, 2018
Donation from Pirelli Tyres, Burton. Thank you!
Mar 16, 2018
Very kind donation from the legend that is Jenny Boland. Thank you so much Jenny xxx
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