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Jean Beard

Child Bereavement UKs Alpine Challenge

Challenge complete

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Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p][b]Alpine Challenge: Three Countries, Three Peaks, Three Days[/b][/p][p][b]LESS THAN A MONTH TO GO! [/b][/p][p]On the 9th-13th October 2019 I will be undertaking a challenge to mark Child Bereavement UK’s 25th year. We are a team of 21 dedicated supporters of Child Bereavement UK that will be taking on this Alpine Challenge! [/p][p]It is a unique challenge hiking 3 peaks in 3 countries (France, Italy and Switzerland) in 3 days reaching altitudes over twice as high as Ben Nevis.[/p][p]On each day of our challenge we will aim to summit a different peak in a new country, including; Testa Della Tronche, Italy (2,581m), Bel Oiseau, Switzerland (2,628m) and Aiguilette de Posettes, France (2,201m).[/p][p]We are aiming to raise funds for the charity to help them continue to grow and spread their work further supporting families and educating professionals when a baby or child of any age dies or is dying, or when a child is facing bereavement.[/p][p]I am supporting this charity on behalf of The Cosmetic Skin Clinic, who have been supporting CBUK for the past 5 years. [/p][p]• Every 22 minutes, a parent dies leaving dependent children. Around 111 children are bereaved of a parent every day.[/p][p]• Around 28 babies, children and young people under the age of 25 die each day in the UK – over 10,000 each year. [/p][p]Child Bereavement UK’s vision is for [b]all[/b]families to have the support they need to rebuild their lives, when a child grieves or when a child dies, and we want to help them to achieve this through our Team Alpine Challenge.[/p][p]Here are examples of what your donations collectively, will help to fund:[/p][p]£50 Provides a face to face support session[/p][p]£100 can train a volunteer for a family support group[/p][p]£500 provides Bereavement training for teachers[/p][p]£1000 supports a bereaved family for one year[/p][p]£2500 provides a training day for 30 midwives[/p][p]£5000 answers 200 calls to their national helpline.[/p][p]Their poignant ‘One More Minute’ film campaign was winner at the 2019 Charity Film Awards[/p][p][url=https://youtu.be/FL_eX30bbQE]https://youtu.be/FL_eX30bbQE[/url][/p][p][url=https://youtu.be/ZkfJQcwuI84]https://youtu.be/ZkfJQcwuI84[/url][/p][p]Any support you give would be great fully received - Now all I have to do is get my hiking boots on! [/p]
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Supporters

Nov 20, 2019

Anonymous

Wishing you the best of luck in reaching your target, Jean. With love from Victoria and the team at Black & White Comms x

£150.00

Nov 13, 2019

Shabbir at Church Pharmacy

Marvelous work Jean, you are making a real difference for a worthy cause. Wishing you the best of luck on reaching your target.

£1500.00

Oct 19, 2019

sean oneill

£15.00

Oct 18, 2019

Amie

£100.00

Oct 14, 2019

Penny D

Well done Jean! What an amazing achievement! Xx

£25.00

Oct 14, 2019

AJ

Well done JEANIE xx

£25.00 plus £6.25 Gift Aid

Oct 13, 2019

Tracy M

Never in doubt that you would triumph. A fantastic achievement for a wonderful charity.

£350.00 plus £87.50 Gift Aid

Oct 9, 2019

Anonymous

Great cause Jean, Best of luck :)

£30.00

Oct 9, 2019

Elaine B

Good luck Jean.

£25.00 plus £6.25 Gift Aid

Oct 9, 2019

Alison Perry

Good luck to you all. A great charity x

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid