Adsum Bike Aid - Madagascar

http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/fund/bikeaidmadagascar

Since 2015 The Adsum Foundation has partnered with Belfast based BikeAid Africa. Together we have been collecting, reconditioning and shipping bikes to Madagascar. They are sent to our charity partners in Madagascar, who identify and distribute the bikes to those who would benefit.

Madagascar, with 24 million people, is one of the poorest on earth where 50% of population don't have access to clean and safe water (Water Aid), 92% of the population live on less than $2 a day (World Bank) and it is listed as the 4th worst country in the world for malnutrition (Oxfam).

Water, education and basic healthcare are sparse, particularly in rural communities in Madagascar. Marketplaces, workplaces and other income opportunities can be significant distances away from people’s homes. Weather conditions can make these journeys more burdensome, whether in scorching heat or through the rainy season. Providing locals with a means to reach these essential places, and in a more timely manner, will significantly improve their futures.

We collect bikes from across Northern Ireland, preferably hybrids or mountain bikes for the rough terrain, but accept bikes of all shapes and sizes, as well as parts.

As we get ready to send more bikes to Madagascar, please help us meet the cost of shipping by donating here.

Thank you!

For more information: email, visit our website or call 028 9691 3148.

Select the amount you wish to give

£100.00 

Be the first fundraiser for this campaign.

 

Total donations:

Amy

23.08.18

£10.00 (+ £2.50 giftaid)

Geraldine

13.06.18

£100.00 (+ £25.00 giftaid)

Thanks for the great work!

Dalzell Landscape Co

08.04.18

£100.00

Templeton Robinson Estate Agents

05.04.18

£50.00

Good luck everyone, a great cause.

Philip Baillie

04.04.18

£10.00 (+ £2.50 giftaid)

karen jack

03.04.18

Lisney

27.03.18

£100.00

What a great cause!

Michael

24.03.18

£300.00

Well done and a great cause from all at Templeton Robinson.

Des

23.03.18

£1000.00 (+ £250.00 giftaid)

Great news that you are sending 2 containers this year. And it is great to read about the difference that the bicycles are making to health workers, trainers etc. Keep up the good work

Anonymous

22.03.18

£100.00

 

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