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Width And Height Of Yorkshire Dales (WAHOYD)

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Glynis, Liz, Ben, Christo, Peg, Malcolm WAHOYD

Raising money for children with cancer in Malawi

Raising money for
Children with Cancer in Malawi

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Total raised
£8,775.50

Target
£10000.00

87%

Donations no longer accepted

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About

Glynis, Liz, Christo, Ben, Peg, Malcolm have cycled the lengths of Britain (S-N and W-E), Wales and Ireland for various causes in recent years. Between us we have worked for many decades in Africa, including Malawi. Peg works in community health in rural Mozambique; Christo worked for ten years in Malawi; Ben and Glynis live in the Middle East - Ben has just sailed across the Atlantic again; Malcolm and Liz have worked for >30 years in Malawi, Liz having one major focus on cancer in children.
 

Event details

Cycling WAHOYD in part on a rare 4 seater tandem

We propose to cycle WAHOYD.  As a gesture of working together with Malawi, we will ride some of this journey on a rare 4-seater tandem named Lucy. Dr George Chagaluka, a graduate of Malawi’s College of Medicine, runs the children’s cancer ward in Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital, Blantyre, Malawi.  He and his small team of doctors, nurses and support staff provide diagnosis, treatment, follow-up, palliative care, outreach and training.  CCM helps them with the expenses of this locally-based work, while the University of Newcastle, UK, also supports with back-up diagnostic expertise.

For daily illustrated blog, go to https://wahoyd.wordpress.com/

ALTHOUGH THE RIDE IN THE DALES IS NOW COMPLETED, WE HAVE MORE PLANS (ESPECIALLY WITH LUCY THE 4-SEAT BIKE) TO CONTINUE RAISING MONEY FOR CCM UNTIL THE TARGET IS REACHED. 

ANY FURTHER HELP HIGHLY APPRECIATED!

This page remains open for donations until year-end

Event date

01-July-2018 00:00  - 
13-July-2018 00:00

Event type

Cycling

Event is completed

Donations

Member of St Luke’s Church Crosby
Donation by Jane Johnson
on 28-06-2018
£10.00
£0.00 gift aid
What an adventure! Good luck. (Could you not have chosen somewhere flatter? You really are making this difficult for yourselves?!)
Donation by Marian Bruce
on 28-06-2018
£50.00
£12.50 gift aid
Donation by Anonymous
on 27-06-2018
£20.00
£5.00 gift aid
Keep your feet on the pedals!!!!
Donation by Terrie Taylor and John Robert Williams
on 27-06-2018
£50.00
£0.00 gift aid
You are all very brave and may God bless you all for doing it
Donation by Anonymous
on 27-06-2018
Good luck with this adventure. The department will be cheering you on loudly from Malawi. Xx
Donation by Josephine Langton
on 27-06-2018
£30.00
£7.50 gift aid
Riding in the West Riding. Good luck to you all
Donation by Mada and Mike Bamford
on 27-06-2018
£50.00
£0.00 gift aid
Good luck, enjoy, keep up the good work!
Donation by Kees, Trijn, Clara, Lex and Jaap
on 27-06-2018
£50.00
£0.00 gift aid
What a noble act of giving! Have fun!
Donation by Anonymous
on 27-06-2018
£50.00
£0.00 gift aid
Good luck team WAHOYD and hope you can find some long, straight roads in the Dales for Lucy!
Donation by Suzanne
on 26-06-2018
£50.00
£12.50 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £8,775.50
Offline Donations: £0.00
Total Raised: £8,775.50
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £10,004.38

Donations closed

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