Weʼre raising £5,000 to ThinkWell | ColdFeet Foundation | MathsMatters. Donate £3 (or multiple of). Ask a friend to donate. Share on social media. #thepowerof3
- Wimbledon, London
- Schools and education
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This challenge is a solo attempt to complete 8 epic challenges across 3 countries in 13 days #tgbac
1. Raise awareness and funds for good causes close to me;
2. Highlight the stunning beauty in Great Britain;
3. Provide inspiration and adventure opportunities for more people.
The good causes (more information below):
1. ThinkWell. To fund places and workshops for this amazing mental health awareness programme for schools.
2. MathsMatters UK. Fund educational resources for children with educational and/or financial needs, and develop awareness and resources for the funding and use of text books in schools.
3. ColdFeet Foundation. Fund much needed literacy resources and librarian for a rural Nepalese school's library devastated by the 2015 earthquake. .
To support us:
1. Donate £3 (or multiples of)*.
2. Get a friend or colleague to do the same.
3. Spread the word on social media.
* Please state which cause you'd like to donate to in your message, or state 'all three' if preferred.
The Three Good Causes:
ThinkWell is a programme developed by the team who created 'The Stranger on the Bridge' documentary, and the team have developed a number of workshops using film to inspire empathy and understanding and develop empowerment in young people of key issues in our society. The ThinkWell Workshop is all about mental health. We are aiming to raise £1,750 to support a number of schools access these programmes.
2. ColdFeet Foundation:
The ColdFeet Foundation works is based in Nepal by an adventure and trekking company that develops and supports health, education and construction programmes for the benefit of rural communities.
We are looking to raise £1,750 during this challenge to provide a library for a rural school devastated by the earthquake in 2015.
Website coming soon. We are using our team to create the website for free for the Foundation. Hopefully online very soon.
A new initiative developed to support the teaching and learning of mathematics for young people in the UK. Our first challenge is to raise £1,500 to help provide young people and families with educational and/or financial needs with quality mathematics text books. We would all be shocked to learn how many schools in the UK, with the pedagogy intent, cannot afford text books. Future challenges will be include developing online resources for teachers, pupils and parents. Website coming soon.
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Sep 14, 2017
Fantastic causes and a fantastic challenge and achievement - well done Sean!!
Sep 8, 2017
Good luck Sean. From Sonia, Richard, Molly, Alexander and Molly!
Sep 3, 2017
Sorry this is late but hope it all went well mate. Well done,
Aug 29, 2017
Aug 27, 2017
Impressed with your canoeing Gopi, there must be some blisters on the hands now !
Aug 24, 2017
Good job Gopi 😊
Aug 19, 2017
I wish you a successful trip and lots of funds for your charities.Catri (friend of Carmel's)
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The Great British Adventure Challenge
This challenge is a solo attempt to complete 8 epic challenges across 3 countries in 13 days. My aims: 1. Raise awareness and funds for good causes close to me 2. Highlight the stunning beauty in Great Britain 3. Provide inspiration and adventure opportunities for more people
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