Our site needs cookies

We need cookies to help you sign in, create a fundraising page and donate. If you want to fundraise or donate on our site, you will need to turn on cookies How to turn on cookies.

It looks like you are trying to access a charity account.

Please click here for the charity sign in page. If you are not trying to access a charity account, please contact us.


Glenys Thomas

Sponsored Night Bus Ride

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

[p]Birch Network is organising a sponsored night bus ride on Friday 21st June 2018 to raise money for our hosting project with destitute refugees and asylum seekers.[/p][p]Why is Birch's hosting network is so important?[/p][p]Birch have provided: 13,054 nights of accommodation since 2011[/p][p]From April 2018 until end of March 2019:[/p][p]- Birch's hosts supported 12 destitute asylum seekers and two undocumented migrants (applying for visas) - both of whom now how leave to remain[/p][p]-the total number of nights of accommodation provided in this year was 2186, with an average stay of 145 nights per guest[/p][p]- Birch supported people from Cameroon), DR Congo, Ethiopia, Eritrea , Gambia, Iran, Somalia and Tanzania[/p][p]What Birch's guests say:[/p][p]“Accommodation is not just giving you shelter. They give you kindness, they give you hope, they give you a new life.” – Guest from Iran”.[/p][p]“I could be homeless if I don’t find a family. There are many people living on the street. There are many people like this and I am not better than them.” – Guest from Eritrea[/p]
Sponsored Night Bus Ride image 1
Sponsored Night Bus Ride image 2

Share Glenys's story


None yet – be the first to make a donation