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Weʼre raising £400 to Help Fund Repairs and Install a Fully Working Water Pipe for Sanitation and Cooking in The Kingdom of eSwatini (Swaziland.)

Manzini, Swaziland
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Hi, my name is Sam Wilson on may the 12th I am completing 20 mile obstacle course called the Burghley Rat Race, I am raising money because in October halve term a group of about 25 students and five teachers will visit Swaziland (eSwatini). eSwatini with a GDP per capita of $9,714, is classified as a country with a lower-middle income. However it is plagued with aids and has the highest percentage of people with aids, which is 27%. Resulting in the life expectancy being 49 years old. The primary goal is to dig a trench through the rock hard mud to lay a pipe, which allows water to run through the school. To hit the water table we need to invest in an expensive drill to penetrate the water source which can be 50+ meters below the surface. By the end of the week we will hope to see running water. This running water allows the school to be able to cook, clean and provide a better sanitation for their students. Once the water pipe is installed we will focus on replacing windows, painting class rooms and general repairs. To afford the drill, supplies, tools and repairs for the trip I will need to raise a minimum of £400. Although, I am hoping to smash this goal and bring extra funds for the school to invest into a better education.

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    • Grandma


      May 13, 2018

      Well done Sam, very proud of you


    • Auntie Jo

      Auntie Jo

      May 13, 2018

      Congratulations SamGreat race Lots of luck on your mission. Jo Matt Josh Tom


    • Dave Wilson

      Dave Wilson

      May 10, 2018

      Hope this helps. Well done Samson. Very proud of you. Dad x


    • Sam Pemberton

      Sam Pemberton

      May 8, 2018

      Good Luck


    • Malcolm Benson

      Malcolm Benson

      Apr 30, 2018

      Good work Sam.


    • Great Grandma Florrie

      Great Grandma Florrie

      Apr 29, 2018

      Well done, Sam. A very good cause.


    • Mum


      Apr 28, 2018

      A very good thing you’re all doing Sam


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    Sam Wilson

    Sam Wilson

    Manzini, Swaziland

    Hi, my name is Sam Wilson years old. I have this account to primarily raise money for students in the land locked country of Swaziland through several physical activities including a 20 mile obstacle course and 100 mile cycle.

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