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£689raised of £25,000 target by 24 supporters

    Weʼve raised £689 to fund 2 x 24 hrs mobile catering units to "Feed The Need" this will provide 24hr access to warm drink and food free to homeless

    Location
    Bournemouth, United Kingdom
    Time left
    Funded on Friday, 9th December 2016

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    Veteran Professional Services U.K. ( David Short Royal Marines)
    Supported by BREAK-POINT "Ollie and Foxy "
    Channel 4 hit series SAS: WHO DARES WINS.

    MISSION: to help the homeless and prevent hunger and waste throughout the UK.
    "Every waterfall starts with a ripple"

    FUNDING: 2 x 24 hrs mobile catering units to "Feed The Need" this will provide 24hr access to warm drink and food free to the homeless with a pay as you feel set up for the general public.

    The intention is to partner with local businesses and Major Supermarkets to take advantage of the 'sell by date" Mandate.

    These mobile units will be run under a mentoring scheme by VPS and the potential beneficial owners for this period will be selected from the homeless community for 2 years then this cycle will be repeated with the objective of moving the people into our "FEED the NEED cafes" to manage on a longer term basis. Our intention is to roll this working model throughout the UK.

    We really believe that this will make a huge difference to the local hungry and homeless people who are largely ignored within our communities.
    The numbers of homeless people are growing everyday.
    We believe that most of us actually do care about the plight of the homeless, however we are lost as to how to help. This is one way we can all show that we do care.

    Any donation is greatfully received and all money will be used to help the homeless and hungry.
    Thank you in advance for any support you can give.

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    • James Forsyth

      James Forsyth

      4 months ago

      James Forsyth

      Thank you to everyone that has donated. We are very exited to tell you the cast of SAS who Dares win have committed to our next fundraising event for VPS. Don't want to give too much away at this stage but it will be in Bournemouth and will include the Beach a Zip Wire and meet and greet with an event in the evening. Thanks to everyone for supporting us.

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    • James Forsyth

      James Forsyth

      4 months ago

      James Forsyth

      Dear all. Thank you for your continued support. We are on drive to ask everyone we know to pass on 2 friends and ask them to do the same. We are convinced with a joint effort will make this happen. Again thank you.twitter @vpsfeedtheneed

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    • James Forsyth

      James Forsyth

      4 months ago

      James Forsyth

      Super moon today and a super effort needed this week. Please continue to support this cause with all your contacts. Working on Press release this week and spreading the word locally. Thank you to everyone for your kind donations to date.

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    • Michael Reynolds

      Michael Reynolds

      Dec 6, 2016

      Good man!

      £10.00

    • Lynn Pryor

      Lynn Pryor

      Dec 5, 2016

      Such a wonderful cause, happy to help xx

      £10.00

    • Susan Sim

      Susan Sim

      Dec 5, 2016

      Wishing all a warm and healthy Christmas 🎄

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    James Forsyth

    James Forsyth

    Bournemouth, United Kingdom

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