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Andrew Heinrich

Andrew's Action Aid Maasai Trek

Fundraising for ActionAid

31 %
raised of £3,000 target
by 20 supporters
  • Event: Footsteps of the Maasai Trek, Tanzania, 07 Oct 2007


We work with the poorest women & girls to change their lives for good

Charity Registration No. 274467


Thank you for visiting my 'Footsteps of the Maasai' fundraising page. Please dig deep and sponsor me online.


Please note: My first fundraising event of 2007 is now booked. I will be hosting a Quiz Night on Saturday 31st March at the Community Centre in Great Chesterford starting at 7:30pm. Entry costs £1.50 per person with teams of 4-6 permitted. Sign up now by dropping me an email at mamboandrew at hotmail dot com


In October 2007 I will be setting out on a 80km trek across the Great Rift Valley in Africa. I will be raising money for ActionAid, a charity I have supported for many years through their child sponsorship scheme. I am aiming to raise a minimum of £3000 in sponsorhip for the trip so really appreciate every penny you can contribute.

Here are a few bits from the ActionAid website that may give you an idea of where you're money goes - as you can see, every pound really does make a difference.

  • £7 could buy the books a child in Ethiopia needs to start school.
  • £10 could buy hoes, buckets and a seed pack for a family in Zimbabwe to grown their own food.
  • £15 could train two local people in basic healthcare in Mozambique.
  • £20 could send a child to school for two years in Rwanda.
  • £42 could provide six people with safe, clean water in Mozambique.
  • Please check out my Blog at to keep up to date with my progress

    Many thanks to all those who have sponsored me already, I am well on the way to raising my minimum target which is great. I am planning plenty of fundraising events over the coming months so keep a close eye.

    Donating through this site is simple, fast and totally secure. It is also the most efficient way to sponsor me: ActionAid will receive your money faster and, if you are a UK taxpayer, an extra 28% in tax will be added to your gift at no cost to you.

    So please sponsor me now!

    Many thanks for your support.


    • The Training Has Started!