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COAP - Children Of Addicted Parents is no longer active on Virgin Money Giving
COAP - Children Of Addicted Parents
is no longer active on Virgin Money Giving


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Challenge for Coap Hadrians Wall Trek

Fundraisers: 
giselle mannering

My page: http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/team/gisellemannering

Hi 

Thanks for visiting my page.

I volunteer for COAP (Children of Addicted Parents and People) working on promotion of the charity and out reach to schools to raise awareness of parental alcohol addiction that sadly affects as many as 7 million children.  

I have been personally affected by parental alcoholism, so I am passionate about this cause.  Here is a link to the article in the Daily Mail, where I shared my story publicly for the first time as I want others to realise they are not alone.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-2130809/One-mothers-account-having-alcoholic-parent.html

The Charity continues to support many young people and has around 25,000 visits to the site a year and nearly 3000 posts to the message boards by young people. My goal is to help them by raising funds to support the valuable work they do.

This will be a great personal challenge and fits well with our endeavour to break down the walls of silence surrounding the subject of parental addiction.  I will be funding all expenses myself so all money raised will go directly to the charity.

I really appreciate all your support and thank you so much for any donations.

Giselle X

Recent donors

19.03.13 Giselle you are a star! You have made such a difference to young peoples lives. Thank you!

11.03.13 Good luck Giselle and enjoy the walk, thanks for the opportunity to sponsor you and this great cause

03.12.12 This was a kind donation from a lady in Kent - many thanks Kathy

18.10.12

04.10.12 Good Luck Giselle, its Thanks to inspiring stories such as yours that young people are finding a voice x x

26.09.12 With thanks for your recent visit - TWGSB

25.09.12 All the very best Giselle with your fund raising in aid of a brilliant cause!

20.09.12 Keep up your inspiring work Giselle and good luck with raising money for this tremendous cause.

20.09.12 Luck maith

20.09.12 Good luck Giselle, an amazing cause, very proud of you.

20.09.12 An exciting challenge - take the best hiking boots you have! Good luck

17.09.12 Good luck Giselle... what a challenge!

13.09.12

£360.00

Running total

Target:
£500.00
Total raised incl. Gift Aid:
£425.00
Total donors:
13
Last donor:
Emma S
19.03.13  
Offline fundraising:
£0.00