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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.

19,184.45

raised towards 25,000.00 target

19184.45
25000.00

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Supporters

St Andrews University Women's Lacrosse Club

St Andrews Lacrosse Club Against Coronavirus

75.00
Ramzi Rafih

Helping Solidarity Sports Raise Funds

0.00

Sep 26, 2020

Anonymous

20.00

Jul 01, 2020

Anonymous

For Charles for Fulham doing the double over QPR

20.00
(plus 5.00 giftaid)

Jun 29, 2020

Lucy Fraser

I thank you from the bottom of my heart for giving my children experiences I?d never be able to do on my own, for your help and support from day 1. You?ve given him a bike, amazing day trips, and when we were struggling to find food..you was there! Thanks

20.00
(plus 5.00 giftaid)

Jun 26, 2020

Anonymous

5.00

Jun 19, 2020

Benjellon

10.00

Jun 17, 2020

dunnhumby helping hands

With thanks for everything you do for the local community

250.00

Jun 15, 2020

Anonymous

50.00
(plus 12.50 giftaid)

Jun 14, 2020

Anonymous


Jun 11, 2020

Paul Beacham

20.00
(plus 5.00 giftaid)

Jun 11, 2020

Anonymous

50.00

76

Total raised so far

19,184.45

Total plus Gift Aid 22,727.45

Direct donations

19,109.45

Raised offline 0.00

Fundraising pages

75.00

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