Weʼre raising £300 to give Jimmy a much needed holiday.
- Peterborough, UK
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Hello, my name is Jimmy and I am DeafBlind (meaning I cannot see or hear and need a support worker to enable me to live my life to the full)
I havent had a holiday in 4 years. Because of the way my support is allocated in order for me to go away I would need to pay for myself, and 2 support workers to go. I would also need to use all of my support hours and borrow hours from future weeks (meaning I would have less time to do the things I love until those hours had been paid back). I love going out and doing things and I really would love a holiday. My friend JJ has said he will take me and so that way I don't need to use my support hours as he would do it as a volunteer because he is my friend. I don't have a lot of money and JJ thought it would be a good idea to try and raise some money so that I can have a break.
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- 4 months ago
Jonathan Lucia-wright4 months ago
So i have made a jimmys holiday page on facebook so donators can keep up to date with plans etc and eventually watch videos and see photos from the event i have also upped the total as we raised our initial total SO quick thank you all so so much for your help - this means so much to him https://www.facebook.com/Jimmys-Holiday-2018-167674673916841/?hc_ref=ARSU8A26s28T3iB3pEzQadKN48jb-0wI4Nobqf6t0Tfb_YaiXFIx4KiJ9JSQL48rRtQ&fref=nf
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