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£260raised of £200 target by 10 supporters

    Weʼve raised £260 to Renovate a school in Kenya

    Oakham, UK
    Funded on Sunday, 15th July 2018

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    Hello

    As my parents are closely linked with education and construction I wanted to help those less fortunate than me to have the opportunity to learn new skills in a safe and inspiring environment. I have been very fortunate to attend two privileged schools and I feel strongly that all children should have a right to an education which in turn will hopefully better their lives. Therefore, I am currently a member of a team aiming to raise money in order to renovate a school in Kenya. In February we will be flying to Kenya to rebuild and decorate classrooms, provide new desks and supply the school with basic educational materials such as pens, pencils and books, and for a short time, we will be teaching the children too. We need to raise the funds to set up the school, therefore, this is purely a fundraising scheme and all the money raised from our organisation will go directly to help develop the school.

    As a way to help raise money I have decided to undergo a half-swimathon. As a confident swimmer I aim to do this in less than 2 hours on the morning of Monday 25th June 2018. There will be an official with me while I swim to count lengths and ensure I finish the swim in the set time period. I would greatly appreciate it if you would sponsor me to support this cause. Any amount of money is greatly appreciated. My goal is to raise a minimum of £200.

    I thank you for your kind donation and reassure you that you are donating to a valuable cause.

    Joshua Gibbons

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      10

      • Simon Fitzjohn

        Simon Fitzjohn

        Jun 27, 2018

        Well done on the swim Josh. Great cause as well. Good luck mate. Simon.

        £50.00

      • Gibbons Family

        Gibbons Family

        Jun 25, 2018

        Good Luck Joshua. Love you lots, Nanny, Grandad, Uncle Robert & Auntie Samantha xXx

        £80.00

      • Laurie Hallam

        Laurie Hallam

        Jun 25, 2018

        Well done Joshua - great effort xx

        £10.00

      • Beverley Townsley

        Beverley Townsley

        Jun 25, 2018

        Wow, that’s a great achievement Joshua. Well done!

        £10.00

      • Family Clayden

        Family Clayden

        Jun 24, 2018

        Good luck Joshua! I struggled to swim 1K for my triathlon so am very much in awe!

        £30.00

      • Stuart Brown

        Stuart Brown

        Jun 18, 2018

        Well done Joshua, a great cause - go for it !

        £20.00

      • Uncle Tim and Aunty Sally

        Uncle Tim and Aunty Sally

        Jun 17, 2018

        Go for it Joshua. Good Luck. xx

        £20.00

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      Joshua Gibbons

      Joshua Gibbons

      Oakham, UK

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