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£815raised of £3,750 target by 8 supporters

Weʼre raising £3,750 to help fund a life changing charitable trip to Zambia

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In the Summer of 2018, I will be travelling to Zambia with my school. We will teach in local schools, manufacture wells and build invaluable relationships.
I have marvelled at the idea of going to Zambia for a few years now having seen many pictures and presentations regarding the trip.
Living in London for my whole life, I have become so accustomed to a lifestyle where food and water is accessible to me at all times and the world news is a click away. It is so easy to take such things for granted. I can only imagine what it is like to walk for miles in the blistering heat every day to get into school or where finding your next meal is a worry. Therefore I think it would be a truly grounding experience to actually experience this type of life first hand.
Over the years I have seen a number of emotional charitable adverts in which I have been thoroughly persuaded to text in my five pound. To give help to struggling families in poor countries is fantastic but there is only so much you can do sitting on your living room sofa. I desperately want to be there, in the country, actively helping the people and to really know that I am making a difference.
I know it is a cliché but I honestly believe that this trip would be life changing because never again would I get the chance to go so off track in an African country. It would be an experience in which I’d look back to with fond memories for many years.
It would mean so much if you could be so kind and generous to help me help the children there. Thank you so much for giving up your time to read this and I can only give you my gratitude if you can spare some money.
Thank you!
Oliver Middleton
Year 12 Student of Kings College School Wimbledon

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    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Dec 17, 2017

      £5.00

    • Maxine Bennett

      Maxine Bennett

      Aug 15, 2017

      I am immensely proud of you ol. it will be a wonderful experience x. sorry its not much. xxx

      £10.00

    • Tad Czapski

      Tad Czapski

      Jul 30, 2017

      Enjoy the experience!

      £50.00

    • David Williams

      David Williams

      Jul 17, 2017

      Good luck with this exciting venture!

      £50.00

    • Amber, Billy, Daniel, Lisa & Ed Furness

      Amber, Billy, Daniel, Lisa & Ed Furness

      Jul 4, 2017

      Well done Olly. Good luck with raising the full amount. It sounds like you will have an amazing experience helping out in Zambia. Reckon you could give them a bit of footie coaching into the bargain!

      £50.00

    • Mark Hogan

      Mark Hogan

      Jul 4, 2017

      Good luck Oliver - from all at Wirsol

      £500.00

    • Dan McCarthy & all at One Search

      Dan McCarthy & all at One Search

      Jul 4, 2017

      Good luck Ollie - you'll be in good company, they all support Chelsea out there. Bloody glory hunters, the Zambians.

      £100.00

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    Oliver Middleton

    Oliver Middleton

    London, United Kingdom

    I am a student at Kings College School Wimbledon. It means a great deal to me to be actively helping people and to really know that I am making a difference. It would mean so much if you could be so kind and generous to help fund the trip.

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