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General Funds & Transportation Funds

It is only possible for us to send the volume of aid we send to people in need of humanitarian aid because people like you help us to raise the money to send it. If everyone who donates a bag of clothes also puts in £6 towards the costs of getting it to the people in need then it should be possible to cover these costs. Sometimes we are offered large volumes of...

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Total raised
£50,942.45

Target
£1,000,000.00

5%

Donations accepted until 29-03-2020

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Event details

General Funds & Transportation Funds

It is only possible for us to send the volume of aid we send to people in need of humanitarian aid because people like you help us to raise the money to send it. If everyone who donates a bag of clothes also puts in £6 towards the costs of getting it to the people in need then it should be possible to cover these costs.

Sometimes we are offered large volumes of aid from other organisations and businesses and need to raise the money to cover the costs of sending these lorries and containers too. It costs between £7,000-£8,500 to send and distribute an entire container filled with aid as we also have to cover these distribution costs at the other end. Often, this will enable some employment for some of the people in need in the local areas too. In places where there are such high poverty levels we feel that this is an important aspect of our work too.
We will also use any leftover money from this fund to provide other types of humanitarian aid locally to distribute to the neediest people ie food, hygiene products, winter fuel, medical etc.

Please watch the short video to see some of our aid being distributed in Aleppo, Syria in February 2016.

Event date

29-March-2017

Event type

Transport and General Funds

Event already started

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Event Contact

Key contact
Samara Levy
Telephone
07960937716
Email address
samara@samarasaidappeal.org

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Activity log

Donation by Anonymous
on 09/03/2019
Donation by Veronica Drake
on 05/03/2019
£ 10.00
£ 2.50 gift aid
Donation by Anonymous
on 05/03/2019
£ 20.00
£ 5.00 gift aid
Donation by Anonymous
on 02/03/2019
£ 450.00
£ 112.50 gift aid
Donation by Peter
on 26/02/2019
£ 50.00
£ 12.50 gift aid
Donation by Doreen
on 24/02/2019
May God's Blessing and favour be upon all your work
Donation by Angie Vacher
on 22/02/2019
£ 100.00
£ 0.00 gift aid
God speed our boxes on their way to Athens with Feed the Hungry. Our love and prayers are with you. Donation raised by busking.
Donation by NICOLA HAXBY
on 18/02/2019
£ 100.00
£ 25.00 gift aid
Donation by David Cox
on 06/02/2019
Donation by Anonymous
on 02/02/2019

Donation summary

Direct donations:(online) £50,905.45
Direct donations:(offline) £0.00
Donations to fundraisers:
(online)
£1,237.00
Donations to fundraisers:
(offline)
£0.00
Total Raised: £50,942.45
Total Raised
with gift aid:
£57,229.89

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