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Weʼre raising £3,000 to to enable Siena to attend the 24th World Scout Jamboree in America in 2019

Bishop's Stortford, United Kingdom

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Hello. My name is Siena

and I am one of a team of nine youngsters from the Bishop’s Stortford area who have been specially chosen to take part in the World-Wide Scouting Jamboree in America in 2019. This is a unique event shared by 40,000 others from across the world - an historic occasion with even more participants than the London 2012 Olympics. Together we will get the opportunity to live, learn and share in a truly global experience.

I am a member of the Bishop's Stortford Scout District and I need to raise money to fund Scouts from the developing world and myself, to go on this fantastic adventure.

My Goals

I have some real goals for wanting to go to this fabulous adventure and these are:

1: Life experience:

- Chance to see a new part of the world

- Being independent, travelling without my family

- Make new friends

- Greater awareness of the scouting movement and its role in different cultures and parts of the world.

2: Being part of a team:

- Working with new friends and leaders in new ways

- Learning new life skills to help me adapt and challenge myself

- Promoting scouting in our community

3: Personal growth:

- Increase my confidence and self esteem

- Help me be more active in team situations

- Step out of my comfort zone with public speaking and presentations

- Challenge myself to improve my organisational and fund-raising skills

- Meet with people of different ages and backgrounds in our community

What else am I doing to help raise funds?

My team and I are also planning to raise money in lots of ways: bake sales, tombolas, music events, car washing, water sport events, bush/camping skills day, community orienteering event etc

Any contribution to help me reach my target would be really great!

Thank you

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  • Ian Graham7 months ago
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    Ian Graham

    7 months ago

    Grandma Graham organised a Tombola today at Hampshire Lakes which raised £144 for Siena's fund. Hooray for Grandma!!. Please continue to contribute to our fundraising.

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  • Andrea Field

    Andrea Field

    Mar 2, 2018

    Thank you for looking after me. Love Molly 😻🐈Xx

    £20.00

  • Cathy Samsudin

    Cathy Samsudin

    Jan 24, 2018

    Good Luck Siena!

    £20.00

  • Charles Barbor

    Charles Barbor

    Jan 24, 2018

    Good luck - brilliant experience all round!!!Charles

    £10.00

  • Anne Wright

    Anne Wright

    Jan 20, 2018

    Good luck Siena! Sounds like an amazing experience.

    £10.00

  • Judith Ericksen

    Judith Ericksen

    Jan 20, 2018

    Well done, hope you reach your goal

    £10.00

  • Jeanette Graham

    Jeanette Graham

    Jan 8, 2018

    £10.00

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Ian Graham

Ian Graham

Bishop's Stortford, United Kingdom

I am Siena's grandfather and my wife, Jeanette, and I live in Hampshire Lakes retirement village in Yateley, Hampshire. Siena is planning to come to our village to raise funds and we hope to organise various events to this end with our village manager.

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