Sophie Oliver

Charities

Brain Tumour Uk
Brain Tumour UK is the leading, caring charity committed to fighting brain tumours by providing support, funding research and raising awareness.
Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research
Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research is the only charity in the UK dedicated exclusively to researching blood cancers and disorders including leukaemia, Hodgkin’s and other lymphomas, and myeloma.
Beat
beat is the leading UK charity for people with eating disorders and their families. beat is the working name of the Eating Disorders Association, and we continue to build on the strong foundations of the past 20 years of work. Eating disorders are a serious mental illness affecting 1.6 million people in the UK. beat provides helplines for adults and young people, online support and a UK-wide network of self-help groups to help people beat their eating disorder. beat's vision is simple: Eating Disorders will be Beaten.


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AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 PENCE!

Fundraiser: 
Sophie Oliver

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

Don't ask yourself what the world needs. Ask yourself what makes you come alive, and then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive!

**UPDATE**

www.eightypence.blogspot.com

A soft voice spoke from my heart, it inspired me to take off around the world, whilst documenting the journey and all the people, places & synchronicites my life flows to.

This is a journey about trust. It's about the simplicity of Being, and allowing all good to come into my life to guide me and create my path.

In the past 2 years I've created a new life for myself, and I've grown to understand my experiences. Through addictions and various other destructive habits I've learnt some valuable lessons. In being grateful for everything I have, I've opened myself up to an abundant universe that is powered by love.

The changes I've made have inspired me to reach out, to venture out, and share my infectious energy. In doing so, I aim to motivate others to take responsiblity for their own lives and see what the world brings them!

If we change the way we look at things, the things we look at change!

The plan is to travel, to follow my heart, and follow what feels right. The trip is indefinite. It's a journey about doing what I love, sharing experiences with the people I meet and bringing you with me for the ride!

On my way I will be writing and recording an audio blog. This is my way of letting you into my world of adventure, enthusiasm and surprise, and allowing you to see what an incredibly compassionate and loving world we live in.

http://eightypence.blogspot.com/

I know in doing this I can also raise awareness about the world we live in. Which led me on to my decision to raise money for 3 charities close to my heart:

Having had an eating disorder for almost 15 years I felt immensely passionate about inspiring those who are currently suffering and so chose B-eat.

Four years ago my father died of a brain tumour and this was the motivation to help others going through the ride of anticipation, apprehension and acceptance.

In August, a beautiful, bright, shining-light of a friend died suddenly of leaukaemia. In just 7 days, and only 32 years old, Claire left this world and rocked the world of many.

This trip is self-funded so if you're putting your hand in your pocket for the charities, why not also spare some of your disposable income and keep this trip going.

You can transfer straight into my paypal account with the email address: sophiegoliver@gmail.com to support me on my way.

I am immensely grateful to everyone who is showing their openess to help and make this a journey we can all share.

Any amount you donate is appreciated. Any help you can give to spread the word and help raise the £100,000 is priceless.

We live in a beautiful world. The more we can do to help each other, and to show each other our deepest qualities of love and compassion, the more the world will be filled with happiness, peace and people who touch our hearts xxx

Recent donors

13.11.11 All the best for your trip Sophie, you are an inspiration to others

09.11.11 Soph, You are quite a trooper. A brilliant cause and i have huge admiration for you applying yourself to this. Good luck and big love. James xx

04.11.11

04.11.11

29.10.11 You are inspirational! xxx

27.10.11 Dear Sophie, Good Luck from all at Tidal Energy Limited

24.10.11 Bonne chance mon ami

24.10.11 You go girl, loads of luck xxx

24.10.11 Hey Sophie, I'm glad you're not letting fear keep you from what feels right.

14.10.11 AMAZING! Good luck and cannot wait for updates and news! xx

05.10.11 Good luck Sophie and well done for taking on such a challenge! x

05.10.11 masses of luck soph! this sounds a-maaaazing! what an adventure and great charideees xtx

03.10.11 Have a great journey Soph - I'll give more when I can :) xxx

22.09.11 Go Soph! Lots of love from across the world xx

22.09.11 Good luck lovely girl, I'll help to spread the word Ps. You're a little bit nuts :) x

22.09.11 Good luck Soph, I'm sure Claire will be with you on your journey xx

22.09.11 sorry its only a fiver x

22.09.11 Wow amazing Sophie. You'll have an absolute scream!! Good Luck.

20.09.11 All causes close to my heart, suffering from Bullemia myself and know that there was never much support out there for sufferes also my sister having lymphomia she has been in the clear now for many years. Good luck with your adventures. x

03.09.11 You are truly a shining star!! Good on ya - great cause and a bril adventure as well as fulfilling!

£700.00

Running total

Target:
£100,000.00
Total raised incl. Gift Aid:
£785.00
Total donors:
20
Biggest donor:
Anonymous
£100.00  
Last donor:
Mark Bristow
13.11.11  
Offline fundraising:
£0.00