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£1,210raised of £800 target by 43 supporters

    Weʼve raised £1,210 to complete a four week elective placement in Uganda

    Location
    Loughton, United Kingdom
    Time left
    Funded on Friday, 3rd February 2017

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    Hi my name is Katie. I am a 3rd year nursing student at London South Bank University. As part of my studies, I'm in a lucky position to be able to be part of a unique nursing experience.

    In JUNE 2017 I will be flying to Uganda to spend a month volunteering and working within Acute and Community Healthcare Settings, to deliver nursing care to sick children and their families.
    I will also be delivering health education to young children and the communities to help improve their health and their future outcomes.

    Not only will I be sharing my skills and gain experience through healthcare within the developing world, but this trip will also fund VITAL and LIFESAVING treatment for individuals in Uganda.

    I feel this will be a very rewarding experience and help develop me as a person in preparation for becoming a newly qualified nurse. This would also enable me to experience nursing from a completely different angle and grow personally and professionally.

    This placement has already been partially funded by my supportive parents, thank you so much mum and dad I really appreciate everything! But I do need to raise the rest of the money by February 2017.

    I would really appreciate any donations - no matter how big or small!

    Thank you in advance for your support, it will be so greatly appreciated.

    Katie :)

    To find out more information about my nursing elective visit: http://nurseuganda.co.uk/


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    • Katie Wakefield

      Katie Wakefield

      6 months ago

      Katie Wakefield

      I would like to say a huge thank you to you all for your kindness and thoughtfulness for helping me fund my nursing elective to Uganda!! It means a lot to me and can't wait to share my experience with you all X

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    43

    • Lucy Child

      Lucy Child

      Feb 1, 2017

      Such an amazing thing to do!! Love Lucy and Kieran ❤️❤️

      £30.00

    • Faye & Jake

      Faye & Jake

      Jan 18, 2017

      Amazing! Well done and good luck Katie 😘 Xxxx

      £30.00

    • Alison Westlake

      Alison Westlake

      Dec 19, 2016

      Well done, very inspiring! Safe travels. Ali

      £10.00

    • Mark Davies

      Mark Davies

      Dec 19, 2016

      £20.00

    • roy halliday

      roy halliday

      Dec 19, 2016

      Good luck!

      £20.00

    • Adrian McMillan

      Adrian McMillan

      Dec 19, 2016

      £20.00

    • Buddy east

      Buddy east

      Dec 18, 2016

      Hope this helps Katie good luck x

      £20.00

    About the fundraiser
    Katie Wakefield

    Katie Wakefield

    Loughton, United Kingdom

    I am going to Uganda for my nursing elective to help provide care for sick children and the community. The trip will also fund vital and often lifesaving treatment for individuals and communities I will meet during my time in Uganda.

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