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£580raised of £2,000 target by 18 supporters

Weʼre raising £2,000 to renovate and build educational facilities for school children in Tanzania including disabled facilities and provide educational equipment.

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Hi my name is Sam and I am collecting money to go to Tanzania by walking the West Highland Way. This is part of a charity project at Derby Grammar School (DGS) which has been running for a few years now. DGS is working with the local community in Tanzania and a school called Gedeli B School and so far has funded and built toilets including a disabled toilet, fitted electricity for the school and running water and this year we are hoping to build dormitories including facilities for disabled children. This is changing the lives of the Tanzanian children and, thanks to all the hard work and the generosity of people like you Gedeli B school is now one of the best schools in Tanzania.

The West Highland Way is a 154 km (96 miles) trail on the west coast of Scotland, from Glasgow to Ben Nevis. I’ll be walking the trail over Easter 2018 before going out to Tanzania in summer 2018.

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  • Sam Veitch2 months ago
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    Sam Veitch

    2 months ago
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  • Sam Veitch7 months ago
    Sam Veitch

    Sam Veitch

    7 months ago

    Thank you to the people that have already donated. Its amazing to see the support I am already receiving so early on in my fundraising!!! With over 10 months left it is brilliant to see money coming in already. Thank you very much!!!

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18

  • Ajit Allen

    Ajit Allen

    Dec 5, 2017

    Good luck Sam 😊

  • Love from Alan & Janet

    Love from Alan & Janet

    Dec 1, 2017

    To help towards your African trip - have fun!

    £10.00

  • graham fairchild

    graham fairchild

    Nov 22, 2017

    Think positive Sam and good luck!

    £20.00

  • Bev and Trevor

    Bev and Trevor

    Nov 21, 2017

    Good luck Sam x

    £50.00

  • Lynda Myers

    Lynda Myers

    Nov 21, 2017

    Good luck Sam. Sounds like a commendable effort!!

    £20.00

  • Julie Boni

    Julie Boni

    Nov 21, 2017

    Good luck Sam. Enjoy every minute!!!

  • Karen Smyth

    Karen Smyth

    Nov 21, 2017

    Sam - good luck in raising your funds. Enjoy the experience of Tanzania - it will be something you remember for ever. x

    £20.00

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