Weʼve raised £780 to help Lindsay fund a trip to India
- Funded on Wednesday, 1st August 2018
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On August 1st 2018, I am travelling to Hyderabad, India to volunteer at the charity Sarah's Covenant Homes. SCH is a community of family-style foster homes in India that cares for children and young adults with disabilities. They particularly asked for writers to help them tell the children's stories and to raise awareness, so it seemed as if my skills were a perfect fit.
As some of you know, India has been on my heart for years. I was there for nine months in 2003/2004 and returned in 2008, hoping to stay long-term. I was forced to come back as a result of illness and wondered if I would ever be able to return again. As a result, I am so thrilled that I was accepted for this trip.
Of course, the trip does not come without certain expenses: Travel Insurance and Visa (both just under one hundred pounds) and the flight (seven hundred pounds). If anyone would like to contribute towards these expenses, I would be hugely grateful.
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Jul 28, 2018
Nigel & Helen Reid
Jul 25, 2018
Hope all goes really well and we will be praying for you
Amanda and Paul
Jul 23, 2018
May your travel be smooth and your writing with the children be excellent!
Jul 18, 2018
Jul 13, 2018
My prayers go with you
Jul 11, 2018
May this trip be a tying together of the passions and gifts God's blessed you with...may you be a conduit of blessing to others.
Jul 10, 2018
Really happy to hear you'll be heading back out to India! All the best for your trip, we'll keep you in prayer x
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