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Weʼre raising £2,000 to buy and install a life-saving public access defibrillator (PAD/AED) at Mollett's Farm, Suffolk

Saxmundham, United Kingdom

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We've been inspired by amazing stories of how speedy access to a defibrillator has saved someone's life. Seconds really do count. However, our rural location means it's unlikely one could be brought here fast enough to help somebody needing it.

That's where you come in!

Our goal is to raise enough money to fit a public access defibrillator (PAD) at Mollett's Farm in Suffolk. Over 1,000 guests stay here every year - either in our self-catering accommodation or on our CAMC touring site. Any one of them might find themselves needing medical help.

The £2,000 target will fund the automated external defibrillator (AED) itself, plus a protective carrying case, a secure heated cabinet, professional installation and running costs for the first year. Once fitted, it will be available for anybody to use - guests, the general public, the emergency services - and requires no specific training to put into action. Access will be obtained by dialling 999.

Supporting us is easy

We're encouraging all those that stay with us to contribute - from as little as £1 a night - as well as others wishing to support our cause! It's easy to become involved: add a donation whilst booking accommodation; ask us to add a donation to your existing reservation; send or give us your contribution in person; or donate via this JustGiving page.

Every pound donated will get us a step closer to realising our dream.

Fund-raising formally kicked-off on 29th December 2017 and we'll send out regular progress updates on our Twitter and Facebook feeds to keep you up-to-date.

All funds raised will be used by Mollett's Partnership towards the cost of providing an AED/PAD at Mollett's Farm (minus the 6.5% retained by Just Giving and the card processing companies to provide their services). Direct donations to us will also be more than welcome! Any surplus funds will be donated to British Red Cross.

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  • Mollett's Farm, Suffolk14 days ago
    Mollett's Farm, Suffolk

    Mollett's Farm, Suffolk

    14 days ago

    We've just had another massive boost to our defibrillator fundraising and have now received the equivalent of £1,608, which is 80% of our overall target. A big thank you to everybody who's contributed so far. The next donations will fund the external enclosure - making our #AED available 24/7!

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  • Mollett's Farm, Suffolk2 months ago
    Mollett's Farm, Suffolk

    Mollett's Farm, Suffolk

    2 months ago

    We've just had a massive boost to our #defibrillator fundraising and now have the equivalent of £1,210 in the kitty, which is 60% of our overall target. A big thank you to everybody who's contributed so far. The next donations will fund the external enclosure - making our #AED available 24/7!

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  • Mollett's Farm, Suffolk2 months ago
    Mollett's Farm, Suffolk

    Mollett's Farm, Suffolk

    2 months ago

    As of 6th August donations from all sources stands at £366, which is 18% of our overall target. A big thank you to everybody who's contributed to our defibrillator fund so far. We're getting there!

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10 months ago

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Page last updated on: 10/2/2018 4:48 PM

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  • Doug and Sue

    Doug and Sue

    Aug 5, 2018

    A great cause and such a good idea for such a rural location and thank you for the project.

    £30.00

  • Geoffrey Hyman

    Geoffrey Hyman

    Mar 13, 2018

    I am delighted to support your very worthy cause which is to be located in such a wonderful location. Let's hope that this lifesaving piece of equipment never needs to be used!

    £15.00

  • Stephen B

    Stephen B

    Jan 29, 2018

    £14.00

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Mollett's Farm, Suffolk

Mollett's Farm, Suffolk

Saxmundham, United Kingdom

We're a well located, family-run country business just off the A12 with excellent access to all that Suffolk's Heritage Coast has to offer. We provide 4* self-catering accommodation - much of which is fully accessible - and have our own Caravan & Motorhome Club CL touring site.

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