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Weʼre raising £5,000 to Raise a glass to Jamie

warwickshire
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We invite you today to raise a glass to my son Jamie Allenby. We're a family, probably much like your own. We work hard and pay our bills, mostly on time. Like most of you, there's not much left after those bills are paid.

Jamie is a good kid that fell in love with playing rugby when he was 8 years old, through some great community spirit and outstanding coaching both at club and school level he has achieved some success at the sport.

Jamie has been agressively recruited by 7 of the top D1 NCAA universities in the USA! Beyond his wildest dreams these colleges have offered Jamie scholarships to get a first rate education as well as contribute towards the exciting future of rugby in the United States.

As you can imagine we are overjoyed at the potential of his future. Jamie's is a real tale of blood, sweat and tears, of overcoming adversity and never losing sight of your dreams.

Today we are asking that if you can, you please donate the cost of your favourite drink in your local pub and raise a glass to Jamie. For his resilience, his fortitude, his success and most importantly for his future.

All funds we recieve will go a long way to helping us make this happen for him. Scholarships are amazing but we have to find the means to get him out there, flights, visas, insurance etc... along with the costs of relocating all add up and I'm afraid it's money that we do not have.

I appreciate these are difficult financial times for all of us, but if you can raise a glass to support a good kid's dreams then we will be eternally grateful to you for doing so.

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  • donna allenby3 months ago
    donna allenby

    donna allenby

    3 months ago
    Update from the Page owner

    Well done guys, THANK YOU SO MUCH! We've raised enough now to cover the cost of the Visa application, the Sevis fee and the NCAA eligibility fee!! Next step is to raise enough to cover his medical insurance out there! This is a bigger step but we'll get there! we need to get to £1460. So please please please keep sharing this page and asking your friends, family and co-workers to 'buy Jamie a drink' or at the very least to pass on the link. We can get there!!! Thank you so much yet again! xxx

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  • donna allenby3 months ago
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    donna allenby

    3 months ago
    Update from the Page owner

    Raised enough to cover the VISA and Sevis fee! We're £18 away from our next milestone!!!! Please please please keep sharing! Thank you all

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  • donna allenby3 months ago
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    3 months ago

    Hi Guys, Jamie has now committed to going to Life University in GA! Life are the back to back D1 NCAA champions and the very best in what they do! Very exciting!! We thought we'd also share with you some milestones of where your generous funding is going to get Jamie! Milestone 1) £160 to pay for the F1 Visa application REACHED! Milestone 2) At £510 we've covered the visa and SEVIS fee REACHED! Milestone 3)At £660 we can add the NCAA eligibility fee nearly there! Hope to update you all again soon! xx

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4 months ago

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Page last updated on: 6/2/2020 16.43

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69

  • Scott

    Scott

    Jun 2, 2020

    Good luck Jamie , Have a great time and come back to OLs some time

    £10.00

  • N M&GDxx

    N M&GDxx

    May 30, 2020

    Good luck Donna sure you’ll succeed xx

    £50.00

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    May 26, 2020

    Good luck!

    £70.00

  • Rich Edge

    Rich Edge

    May 19, 2020

    5799

    £10.00

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    May 19, 2020

    From a rugby supporter at 5799. Good luck Jamie. I hope you realise your ambitions and maybe one day, from my season ticket seat, I'll see you at the Ricoh playing for Wasps!

    £50.00

  • 5799

    5799

    May 18, 2020

    Courtesy by proxy of W.Bro N.W 👍

    £10.00

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    May 18, 2020

    Well done Jamie, couldn't be happier for you, enjoy every minute

    £100.00

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