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Solidarity Sports
Solidarity Sports
Coronavirus Crisis Campaign

Coronavirus Crisis Campaign

Why we need your help

OUR FAMILIES ARE SUFFERING.

THEY ARE HUNGRY, ISOLATED, FRIGHTENED.

GIVE NOW TO OUR CORONAVIRUS CRISIS CAMPAIGN.


Solidarity Sports is a charity that improves the confidence of children recovering from chronic trauma. We pride ourselves in consistently caring for children throughout the year. Sadly, we have been forced to put all our projects on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Our families live in poverty and cannot afford to bulk buy. As some food and household essentials run out, anxiety and stress increases, exasperating existing mental health issues. One mother recently told us, 'Every other day I top-up my electricity meter. How can I do this when I have to self-isolate and the shops are closed?' They are struggling to cope with this unprecedented situation, which will worsen if the government closes schools.   

We refuse to sit idle during this crisis. With your help, we aim to support our families by:

Delivering care packages with essential toiletries (nappies, wipes, soap), dry foods (pasta, rice, lentils). We'll also include books, skipping ropes, and board games to help engage our children with complex needs and reduce tension at home. 

Mentoring one-on-one trips for our most vulnerable children to local, open spaces. Home is not a safe space for everyone. We work with children who are exposed to domestic violence and drug abuse.  

Delivering our School Holiday Easter project through interactive livestreams of dance tutorials, cooking, arts activities, yoga and more. This is also key in tackling loneliness.       

Purchasing laptops / Wii Fit for families to enable them to contact isolated loves ones, take part in our livestream and watch educational programmes, such as David Attenborough on BBCiPlayer. Wii Fit will help them stay fit and healthy.  

These urgent Solidarity Aid Packages will help them to cope. You can help spread happiness during this urgent time of crisis by donating now.

14,704.45

raised towards 25,000.00 target

14704.45
25000.00

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Supporters

St Andrews University Women's Lacrosse Club

St Andrews Lacrosse Club Against Coronavirus

0.00
Ramzi Rafih

Helping Solidarity Sports Raise Funds

0.00

Apr 04, 2020

Rowland

40.00
(plus 10.00 giftaid)

Apr 04, 2020

Rose Craston

100.00
(plus 25.00 giftaid)

Apr 03, 2020

Saima - The Hampstead Kitchen

So proud of the support you are giving families, I?m trying to support as many good organisations and charities every week. Hope this virus is over soon.

50.00
(plus 12.50 giftaid)

Apr 03, 2020

Anonymous

20.00

Apr 03, 2020

Sue Lupton

380.00
(plus 95.00 giftaid)

Apr 02, 2020

Anonymous

200.00
(plus 50.00 giftaid)

Apr 02, 2020

Helen xx

20.00
(plus 5.00 giftaid)

Apr 02, 2020

Greta

Well done guys for everything you are doing. Stay safe!


Apr 02, 2020

Anonymous

good luck guys you do a great job

100.00
(plus 25.00 giftaid)

Apr 02, 2020

A Joshi

151.00
(plus 37.75 giftaid)


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Donation summary

Total raised so far

14,704.45

Total plus Gift Aid 17,569.95
Direct donations

14,704.45

Fundraising pages

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