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Emma Grant

Emma Grant's Walk to WESC fundraising page

Challenge complete

Fundraising for this challenge has ended so we're no longer accepting donations. Thanks to everyone who supported this challenge.

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[lt]p style="margin: 0.833em 0px; padding: 0px; font-size: 12.96px; line-height: 15.552px;"[gt][b]Hi,[/b][/p] [lt]p style="margin: 0.833em 0px; padding: 0px; font-size: 12.96px; line-height: 15.552px;"[gt][b]Thanks for visiting my page.[/b][/p][lt]p style="margin: 0.833em 0px; padding: 0px; font-size: 12.96px; line-height: 15.552px;"[gt][b]I am helping to organise and taking part in the Walk to WESC Foundation, over 8 miles along the beautiful Exe Trail from Exmouth to WESC Foundation at Countess Wear. I am doing this to fundraise WESC Foundation, the specialist centre for visual impairment, where I used to work.[/b][/p][lt]p style="margin: 0.833em 0px; padding: 0px; font-size: 12.96px; line-height: 15.552px;"[gt][b]I will have walked the route at least two times before the walk to organise signs for walkers! [/b][/p][lt]p style="margin: 0.833em 0px; padding: 0px; font-size: 12.96px; line-height: 15.552px;"[gt][b]I have also organised a concert by Exmouth Town band on the sports field at WESC to welcome all the walkers back.[/b][/p] [lt]p style="margin: 0.833em 0px; padding: 0px; font-size: 12.96px; line-height: 15.552px;"[gt][b] [/b][span=font-size: 12.96px; font-weight: bold; line-height: 15.552px;]The children and young people at WESC Foundation all have sight loss and many have additional complex needs; they all achieve amazing things every day, but just going about daily tasks can present them with huge challenges.  They work so hard in order to overcome their obstacles and they have inspired me to help organise and fundraise for this sponsored walk.[/span][/p][lt]p style="margin: 0.833em 0px; padding: 0px; font-size: 12.96px; line-height: 15.552px;"[gt][span=font-size: 12.96px; font-style: italic; font-weight: bold; line-height: 15.552px;]The money that I raise will go towards projects at WESC Foundation that I know will make a massive difference to the lives of the young people that I work with.[/span][/p] [lt]p style="margin: 0.833em 0px; padding: 0px; font-size: 12.96px; line-height: 15.552px;"[gt][span=font-weight: bold; font-size: 12.96px; line-height: 15.552px;]You can sponsor me through Virgin Money Giving and donations will be quickly processed and passed to WESC Foundation. Virgin Money Giving is a not for profit organisation and will claim gift aid on a charity's behalf, where the donor is eligible for this.[/span][/p] [lt]p style="margin: 0.833em 0px; padding: 0px; font-size: 12.96px; line-height: 15.552px;"[gt][b]I really appreciate all your support and thank you for your donations.[/b][/p] [lt]p style="margin: 0.833em 0px; padding: 0px; font-size: 12.96px; line-height: 15.552px;"[gt][b]Many thanks,[/b][/p][lt]p style="margin: 0.833em 0px; padding: 0px; font-size: 12.96px; line-height: 15.552px;"[gt][b]Emma[/b][/p][p][/p]

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Supporters

Apr 30, 2016

Michelle

Well done Emma!

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Apr 25, 2016

Chris Bordas

Very well done indeed.

£25.00

Apr 18, 2016

Anne

Happy running

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Mar 23, 2016

Donna xx

Hope it all goes well Emma. Well done, what a great cause!

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Mar 16, 2016

Dotty

Hope the weather is good!

£50.00

Mar 16, 2016

Claire

Good luck Emma xx