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£585raised of £2,000 target by 25 supporters

Weʼre raising £2,000 to donate to Adventure Ashram, who support health & education projects in India. See http://www.adventureashram.org/ for more details.

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I have been accepted as a volunteer with Adventure Ashram. This is to work in Southern India with charities whom they support. I will be helping children improve their English and IT skills and mentoring for the workplace and anything else that is needed!
I will be travelling to India in January 2018 for 1 months volunteering.
I am self-funding my trip and all money raised from this page will go directly to Adventure Ashram to use to fund Health and Education projects that are run by local charities in India.
I believe that education is the key to improving lives and outcomes all over the world and I am very excited that I am being given this opportunity to, hopefully, make a difference in the communities where I will be working.
More details about Adventure Ashram can be found at: http://www.adventureashram.org/

Thank you to anyone that is able to help!

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  • Vicky Drake3 months ago
    Vicky Drake

    Vicky Drake

    3 months ago

    £1469 raised so far! Latest activity was a quiz night organised by Soosie, Gussie and Pauline, raising £115 - such a kind thing to do for me. If Christmas is bringing out your generous side, there is still time to donate at:- https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/vicky-drake I am travelling to India on 2/1 to start my volunteering and I'm getting quite excited (very excited if/when I get my visa :-) ). Still things appearing from the magic needles. These little chaps (nissen. approx 7" high) are available for £5 each, just give me a call.

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  • Vicky Drake4 months ago
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    Vicky Drake

    4 months ago

    Great news, over £1200 raised to date! Thanks to everyone for their generosity and support, it's really appreciated. Picture attached of the latest production from my magic needles, commissions taken. You know where I am :-) Donations can be made at https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/vicky-drake Thanks all for your support!

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  • Vicky Drake6 months ago
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    Vicky Drake

    6 months ago

    My lovely sister Katherine has raised an additional £133 for doing a cake raffle at work! So doing very well thanks to her generous colleagues. Don't forget my knitting/crochet/cooking services are all available for a fee :-) Another picture of my work attached. Any donations to https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/vicky-drake Thanks all for your support

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8 months ago

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25

  • Emma Hicks

    Emma Hicks

    Oct 4, 2017

    From all at Cobrey Farms. x

    £100.00

  • Kim Spencer

    Kim Spencer

    Sep 26, 2017

    That visit to Yoga Stops Traffick and the various contacts worked out then! Congratulations and good luck. Xx

    £30.00

  • Heather Wall

    Heather Wall

    Aug 15, 2017

    Best of luck with your travels & volunteering - sure you will make a great impact & difference xx

    £20.00

  • Diane H

    Diane H

    Aug 4, 2017

    Good Luck and wishing you all the best

    £10.00

  • Susan Harris

    Susan Harris

    Aug 4, 2017

    Such a good cause, good luck with the whole project.

    £10.00

  • Harbinder Ghag

    Harbinder Ghag

    Jul 28, 2017

    Well done Vicky, have a great time!!

    £10.00

  • Petrina

    Petrina

    Jul 24, 2017

    good luck with your fundraising Vicky - it will be a life changing adventure

    £30.00

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Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom

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