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This fundraising page is dedicated to the memory of

Charlotte Wilson

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Richard Wilson

Richard and Catherine's London Marathon for CWMF

Raising money for
Charlotte Wilson Memorial Fund

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Total raised
£1,493.00

Target
£3000.00

49%

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About

We are both running our first ever London marathon this year, in memory of our older sister Charlotte, who was killed in Burundi at the end of 2000.

The Charlotte Wilson Memorial Fund was originally set up to support poorer students at the school in Shyogwe, Rwanda, where Charlotte had been teaching. We have since widened our work to fund other small education, health and peace building projects in Rwanda, Burundi and Congo.

Our fundraising took a hit for a while due to the (hugely rewarding!) responsibilities of having young families, so this is a great opportunity to get things back on track.

We both won our marathon places via the ballot -we'd each entered somewhat speculatively, assuming it was highly unlikely that we'd get in on the first attempt.

So it was a bit of a shock to find that we'd both got a place - but we are up for the challenge!

Event details

London Marathon

London Marathon - 10am 26th April 2015

Event date

26-April-2015 10:00  - 
26-April-2015 13:50

Event type

Running / Walking

Event is completed

Donations

Good luck! 👍
Donation by Jools Ling
on 25-04-2015
£10.00
£2.50 gift aid
Good luck to you both 💖
Donation by Lucy Islami & family
on 25-04-2015
£10.00
£2.50 gift aid
Best of luck from Carmen, Paul, Jared & Serena!
Donation by Carmen
on 25-04-2015
£10.00
£2.50 gift aid
Good luck to you both! Charlotte would be proud - even if she did tell you running was a crazy thing to do ;-)
Donation by Karen A
on 25-04-2015
£20.00
£5.00 gift aid
Good luck, hope you don't get too wet! Love from Sarah & Stuart xxx
Donation by Sarah & Stuart
on 25-04-2015
£30.00
£7.50 gift aid
Good luck Catherine!
Donation by Anonymous
on 24-04-2015
£10.00
£2.50 gift aid
Good Luck Catherine! Hope Carl has a pizza waiting for you at the end ;-))) xxx
Donation by Rupal
on 24-04-2015
£10.00
£2.50 gift aid
Good luck Richard! I'll be thinking of you while I have my nice lazy sunday...
Donation by Chloe
on 24-04-2015
£15.00
£3.75 gift aid
Run run run!! just found these gems on google - enjoy! http://www.pleasval.k12.ia.us/highschool/teachers/hoffmanjoshua/running_quotes.htm
Donation by Anonymous
on 24-04-2015
£10.00
£2.50 gift aid
Good luck! Hope it all goes well!
Donation by Gemma
on 24-04-2015
£10.00
£2.50 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £1,493.00
Offline Donations: £0.00
Total Raised: £1,493.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £1,812.25

Donations closed

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