Weʼve raised £585 to go towards a new library for our small local primary school. And I thought I'd jump out of a plane while I'm at it
- Sheffield, United Kingdom
- Funded on Thursday, 21st September 2017
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I'm turning 40 in September and would like to celebrate by doing a tandem skydive whilst helping out our local primary school with much needed funds. The government cuts have hit Meersbrook Bank hard, as it is a one-class entry school and schools get funding per pupil. Parents and staff work tirelessly all year to raise their own funds for essential equipment, playground facilities, and enrichment activities, and we're currently hoping to raise enough funds to build a new library for the school. This is just me doing my bit towards that. ALL funds will go directly towards this project.
Please note that Friends of Meersbrook Bank IS a charity but has not yet become affiliated with a fundraising page; hence why I have set up a crowdfunding page. I hope that it does not put you off sponsoring me.
- 11 months ago
Shuna Beckett11 months ago
Thanks so much everyone for all your generous support! I've met my target! Everything else will be going to the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit who looked after my incredible mum. One more week to go and I am beyond excited!!
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Sep 20, 2017
Brilliant and brave thing to do - have fun Shuna!!!
Sep 18, 2017
You are an incredible woman Shuna. Rather you than me!!
Sep 8, 2017
Brilliant way to celebrate being 40 and for two great causes.
Sep 2, 2017
Great thing to do for two great causes.
Sep 2, 2017
Good luck Shuna!
Sep 2, 2017
All the best x
Laurie, Luiza, Noah and Ada
Sep 1, 2017
Go for it Shuna! xx
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Mum of Sam (6) and Billy (3).In all honesty, it's been a tough year, but that makes me all the more determined to go all out for my 40th in September. And I care about my kids' school so everyone's a winner!
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