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£190raised of £500 target by 7 supporters

    Weʼve raised £190 to travel to Nicaragua and complete a community project to construct a much needed additional room to a primary school in an impoverished town

    Location
    Stroud, United Kingdom
    Time left
    Funded on Wednesday, 15th March 2017

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    I'm a 16 year old looking for donations to give me the opportunity to travel to central America with WorldChallenge® to support development projects in Nicaragua next summer.
    Coming from a highly developed country means I rarely have to go through any of the hardship that the impoverished people of Nicaragua and Costa Rica have to endure each day. Many of them have never known anything other than poverty. As someone who can actually change that, even if it is only a small change, means I want to help those people to ease them through their circumstances which have been imposed on them through no fault of their own. I feel it's our duty, as the more fortunate ones of a developed country, to help people in poverty stricken areas of the world; Nicaragua especially.
    So, with that said, a group of us from Downfield 6th form (Stroud, Gloucestershire) are going on an expedition to central America for a month in the summer of 2017. The main aim being to serve a remote community by creating a brand new, much needed classroom to benefit the young children of the area. It's also a brilliant opportunity for self-improvement and it will inevitably give me a different view on life.
    So, this page is for anybody wanting to do their own bit to help me to help a community of Nicaragua. Donations of any size are greatly appreciated and hope you can support me to achieve this amazing challenge,
    Max.

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      • Philip Marson

        Philip Marson

        Dec 5, 2016

        As we used to sing in the 1980s:Ahora que ya sos libre, Nicaraguita,Yo te quiero mucho mas.

        £20.00

      • Jane Triber

        Jane Triber

        Dec 1, 2016

        Very happy to support you Max. Best of luck with the trip next year. xx 🌎

        £20.00

      • Claire Howorth

        Claire Howorth

        Dec 1, 2016

        Proud of you Max .. what an experience to have . X

        £10.00

      • Mark Beschizza

        Mark Beschizza

        Nov 30, 2016

        Good luck on your amazing challenge, Max. I am sure that this will be a great experience for you. Best wishes, Mark

        £50.00

      • Pamela Davey

        Pamela Davey

        Nov 30, 2016

        Good luck Max, what a great thing to do!!

        £30.00

      • Jennifer Connolly

        Jennifer Connolly

        Nov 30, 2016

        Good luck Max

        £10.00

      • Mum & Dad

        Mum & Dad

        Nov 23, 2016

        Good luck Max, it will be a great experience and a great way to help others.

        £50.00

      About the fundraiser
      Max Marson

      Max Marson

      Stroud, United Kingdom

      Just a 16 year old who loves challenging himself and trying to raise sufficient funds to take part in an expedition to Costa Rica and Nicaragua in the summer of 2017.

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