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Closed 27/12/2016

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£292raised of £2,000 target by 47 supporters

    Weʼve raised £292 to Maya in Project Peru

    Location
    Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
    Time left
    Funded on Tuesday, 27th December 2016

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    Story

    I'm Maya, I'm in my first year of Sixth Form, and in July 2017 I'll be fulfilling a dream I've had for years. Along with friends and staff from my school, I'll be travelling to Iquitos, Peru.
    We will be working with the local community to build well-needed facilities such as classrooms, food kitchens, bakeries and facilities for disabled people.
    As well as this, we will be spending time in a girl's orphanage, where we will teach English, Maths, and simply give them some company and friendship, by doing activities such as face painting and jewellery making.
    By working and helping in Iquitos, I can raise awareness of the heart-breaking poverty that exists there, which hopefully is a step further towards a poverty free world.
    My £2,000 goal includes getting me to Iquitos, and also contributes towards the well-needed resources for the building project and to work in the orphanage.
    I know it seems like a daunting amount, but even if you donate £1 it will make all the difference to the people who need it most.
    If I raise any more than £2000, the extra donations will go towards an international charity - meaning every single penny you donate will go towards charity and good causes.

    Thank you very much for even reading this far and thank you so much for donating! :)

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    • Maya Gibson9 months ago
      Maya Gibson

      Maya Gibson

      9 months ago

      Thank you so much! I've created another page to carry on the fundraising, I will update you when it's live :)

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    10 months ago

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    Supporters

    47

    • Abigail Johnston

      Abigail Johnston

      Dec 26, 2016

      i think you're doing such a good thing. lots of good luck and love....From Abigail (age 10)

      £5.00

    • E Hanlon

      E Hanlon

      Dec 22, 2016

      £2.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Dec 15, 2016

      £10.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Dec 14, 2016

      £5.00

    • Megan Simms

      Megan Simms

      Dec 11, 2016

      I shared on facebook and donated 10£. I hope you can check out my channel! Meganalicols. :)

      £10.00

    • Meghan Cousans

      Meghan Cousans

      Dec 11, 2016

      I have just started watching your videos and what you are doing is amazing and very inspiring and I hope I could do something in the future similar to what you are going to do

      £5.00

    • Janine Dias

      Janine Dias

      Dec 2, 2016

      All the very best! :)

    About the fundraiser
    Maya Gibson

    Maya Gibson

    Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom

    I'm Maya, a 16 year old student who cares about making a change in the world to make it a better place for all humans and animals.

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