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Serugeme Footbridge - Bridges to Prosperity

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Matthew Baston
Serugeme

Our 2019 Team: Naila Akram Daniel Darkin Tim Smith Simon Fraser Joshua Lynch Skye Dick Holly Jones-Dalton Anna Wallin Jack Watts Matt Baston

Raising money for
Bridges to Prosperity

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Total raised
£6,040.00

Target
£20000.00

30%

Donations accepted until 29-06-2020

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About

Our keen volunteers are working with B2P charity representatives who deliver essential structures all over the developing world. We have been tasked with the delivery of a 92m suspended footbridge in Rwanda. The purpose of this bridge is to connect communities, to allow access to healthcare, education and food markets in cut-off remote locations.
The Mwogo River is too dangerous to cross due to flooding at least 330 days of the year, and when the river floods, access to critical resources is cut off. This river prevents collaboration between families on both sides. Residents are unable to access the main market most of the year, with swimming as their only option to cross. Some students take the extra 1.5 hour journey to a distant access when going to study in high school.
Access to the health clinic is 2.5 hours away without a more direct crossing. The Serugeme Suspended Bridge will provide safe, year-round access for the members of the communities in close vicinity, and will empower the communities out of poverty.

We are asking for donations towards the construction of this bridge. Please help deliver Civil Engineering necessities for those who need them most.
Thank you. 

Event details

Various Fundraising Events

In addition to our kind donations from our supply chain, our team will be completing a number of fundraising activities including:

  • Half Marathons
  • 10K London Run
  • Football tournaments
  • Auctions and Raffles

Event date

15-June-2019 06:00  - 
29-June-2019 19:00

Event type

Donations - Gratefully Welcomed

19 days to event start

Location

Serugeme,
Rwanda

Donations

Good luck from the team at CEMAR.
Donation by CEMAR
on 21-05-2019
£2,000.00
£0.00 gift aid
Donation by samantha Kerr
on 16-05-2019
£5.00
£0.00 gift aid
Good luck!!
Donation by Natasha Forrester
on 16-05-2019
£5.00
£0.00 gift aid
Donation by Peter EH
on 16-05-2019
Donation by Gavin Potter
on 16-05-2019
£5.00
£1.25 gift aid
Donation by David Richardson
on 16-05-2019
£5.00
£1.25 gift aid
Donation by Andy M
on 16-05-2019
£5.00
£0.00 gift aid
Good luck
Donation by Anonymous
on 16-05-2019
£5.00
£0.00 gift aid
Great cause enjoy and hope it all goes well
Donation by Tim Shuttleworth
on 15-05-2019
£50.00
£12.50 gift aid
Good luck!
Donation by Anonymous
on 10-05-2019
£5.00
£1.25 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £6,040.00
Offline Donations: £0.00
Total Raised: £6,040.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £6,208.75

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