Rebecca Ball

Becky’s Cold Water Swimming Challenge for Telford Community First Responders

Fundraising for Telford Community First Responders
£1,765
raised of £500 target
by 98 supporters
Cold Water Swimming
We attend 999 calls alongside an ambulance to improve cardiac arrest survival rates.

Story

Three years ago, I became a Community First Responder in Telford. We are only a small team, and many people are surprised to find out that we are self-funded, relying entirely donations to ensure that we can continue to offer our service.

With this in mind, I have decided to set myself a challenge to raise money for the Telford Community First Responders team.

Every day in February, I will complete a cold water swim in local lakes, pools and rivers. Although I am an experienced cold water swimmer, this will be a huge challenge for me - the water temperature is in single figures and swimming every day will be difficult to manage, but I’m determined to succeed and raise as much money as possible!

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About the charity

Telford First Responders attend 999 calls in our communities, alongside a West Midlands Ambulance Service Paramedic crew to get care to the patient as early as possible.

Donation summary

Total raised
£1,765.00
+ £307.51 Gift Aid
Online donations
£1,765.00
Offline donations
£0.00

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