Rebecca Pattinson

Charity

The Busoga Trust.
The Busoga Trust is a UK based water, sanitation & hygiene charity. Working mainly in Uganda we have constructed over 2000 safe water sources since 1982, along with providing improved sanitation facilities and hygiene/health education. As a service provider, we actually do the work on the ground. Therefore donors can rest assured that the money they donate is actually going towards the cost of providing valuable, sustainable health interventions.
Only 0 days to go!


Please note Virgin Money Giving isn't responsible for the content fundraisers post on their pages, but if you see something you feel is offensive or inappropriate, please let us know and we'll look into it.

Rebecca Pattinson's fundraising page

Fundraiser: 
Rebecca Pattinson

My page: http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/RebeccaPattinson

Hi, thanks for visiting my page!

On 20th November I will be setting out to complete 'The Race of the Planets' in Nepal which is an organized 250km race.

6 marathons in 6 days, in the Himalayas and carrying about 10 kilos of food and equipment on my back.

Mad I know... but for such a good cause so please do sponsor me - I am raising money for the Busoga Trust, a charity in Uganda which changes the lives of millions by providing safe water, improved sanitation and health education to the rural areas of Uganda.

Covering 250km with a 10 kilo pack is clearly not normal behaviour for most of us but in Africa, over 50% of the girls cant even go to school because they have to walk miles and miles every day to collect water, not to mention that a child dies of water-borne diseases every 15 seconds - by the time you've read this, thats probably another one.

Please help support me - I'll be eating freeze dried shepherds pie and wearing the same pair of socks for a week - I need your help and so do they...

To see more about the insane race, visit the website: www.4deserts.com/beyond/nepal

THANK YOU (PS I will have a blog to follow me during the race, I'll update you in due course with that link)

Recent donors

12.12.11 Fantastic achievement well done.

12.12.11 Well done Rebecca. It's extraordinary what you are your fellow competitors have achieved. I've just looked at the pics - they're incredible!

29.11.11 Good luck on you quest a great cause Robert Maria Lauren Andrew

29.11.11 Well done, Rebecca, an amazing achievement and a really good charity.

28.11.11 Well done Bex!

26.11.11 Congratulations! See you in Uganda to name your water Well!

23.11.11 Hi Rebecca, Just heard from Alex (Kimm) what you were up to. Crazy but well done you! Best of luck x

21.11.11 Good luck Mad Cheshire girl!. Will follow with interest

19.11.11 Go girl!

18.11.11 Best of luck Patrick and Frances Moule

18.11.11 Rebecca good luck you crazy girl. lots of love the Symonds Family

17.11.11 A pretty extreme way to get away from the office for a few days, Rebecca...anyone else would just have just taken a city break or had a few duvet days! Good luck with it all and well done (in advance) - it's a really fantastic thing you're doing xxx

16.11.11 Rebecca... Wow! You go girl! Very inspirational and such a worthwhile cause. Come home safely. xXx

16.11.11 Thinking of you and Jeffa getting ready.All the best to you both for a great start and good luck all the way. Loads of love from Mummy and Daddy

16.11.11 Best wishes, and good luck, Becca, with lots of love from Bee, Di and Penelope

16.11.11 An inspiration to us all! We'll be cheering you on from Antibes & looking forward to hearing about your adventures when you return. "Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did." -Newt Gingri

15.11.11 Best of luck and remember... when you are going through hell, keep running!

11.11.11 Good luck Rebecca..when you are hot think of your house ...the ship in the gale! Carol

11.11.11 This is an AMAZING (and crazy! ;) ) thing to do! Well done Rebecca!

09.11.11 With lots of love and luck x

08.11.11 Good luck Becks!!!

08.11.11 Good Luck and Enjoy!

08.11.11 You're an Inspiration and Beautiful too, what an incredible thing to do !!! xXx

08.11.11 Well done Rebecca, a great cause you will truly relish the pain you will take on board.... From your private chef x

07.11.11 Good Luck Rebecca xxx

£8,140.00

Running total

Target:
£10,000.00
Total raised incl. Gift Aid:
£9,303.75
Total donors:
100
Last donor:
Richard Waite
12.12.11  
Offline fundraising:
£0.00

Video