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£430
raised of £7,500 target by 18 supporters

    Weʼve raised £430 to continue the development of Meet4aCoffee; The Social Recovery Network. An app for mental health & addiction recovery.

    Sheffield, UK
    Funded on Tuesday, 10th December 2019

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    Story

    Hi, I'm Samuel and this is my idea -
    Meet4acoffee - A Platform for addiction recovery.

    My story;
    I was left homeless after alcohol addiction caused me to spiral out of control. With the help of others, I managed to turn my life around and during recovery had the idea to build an application that would help addicts to connect on a digital platform. This is not about taking support online; as the name suggests, Meet4aCoffee will result in more frequent face-to-face support by connecting users with physical locations. I feel that more people can be helped and possibly saved from that final fall that often is the hardest point to return from.

    Meet4aCoffee is a one-of-its kind social recovery network for the digital age offering support to people suffering or recovering from addiction. Many times during recovery I wanted to reach out to people that understood me, who were willing to help; but that help was sometimes hours or possibly days away. With my idea, people needing support are constantly securely connected, not only to friends and family, but also to other people in similar circumstances.

    I have found a specialist app development company in Sheffield who are building a concept which I can then launch to a sample of users to build a user case for further funding and commercial interest. The investment I require will go into completing that concept.

    This is a commercial enterprise and as the name suggests; Meet4aCoffe will rely on coffee shop operators to sponsor their locations for a very low monthly fee. We’ll plug in vital services relevant to the users situation so that help can be at their fingertips. Our primary purpose is to provide a safe community; the app will always be free to users and their support network. Meet4aCoffee will connect us all.

    My drive and passion to launch this platform has propelled me to achieve so much since I got clean. We are so close to having something ready to launch, I have and will continue to put everything into this emotionally, physically and financially.

    £7500 is what is needed for the next phase. I have worked so hard to get to this point and have now turned to JUST GIVING to launch this invaluable platform firstly in the UK and then to the world. I now NEED your help, I truly believe Meet4acoffee will be a great network and this is the beginning of a well known and worldwide social platform.

    To support lives please donate ♡

    Thanks for reading. If you would like to read more about my journey to this point you can google Meet4aCoffee.

    Samuel@meet4acoffee.com

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    18

    • Claudia Kretzschmar

      Claudia Kretzschmar

      Mar 27, 2019

      I think he app is a great idea, good luck!

      £20.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Mar 15, 2019

      So worthwhile - I wish you all the best in this. I know you can make a difference to so many people <3

    • Vic O'Farrell

      Vic O'Farrell

      Sep 27, 2018

      I was inspired by you at the recent Speakers Retreat - you have such a powerful message and I really want to see this app launched

      £50.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Sep 26, 2018

      Sending love and support to you and those supporting you.

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Aug 25, 2018

      £10.00

    • Leon

      Leon

      Aug 23, 2018

      This is a great, great idea and I really hope you get the backing you need to get this going. It will genuinely make a difference to so many people. Well done :)

      £100.00

    • Sharon connor

      Sharon connor

      Aug 22, 2018

      Good luck young man. This will help so many people in need of support x

      £20.00

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    Samuel Bennett

    Samuel Bennett

    Sheffield, UK

    I am Sam, I'm a very driven and passionate individual working hard to create social change within our ever changing society. My history is alcoholism & homelessness, along with a burning fire to bring something wonderful to the world. Now clean I am on my journey.

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