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Jo Goodenough

2020 London Marathon

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p]After having a major operation in 2017, my health & fitness could have gone either way. I decided that after a year of recupurative pilates, it was time to get back in the saddle & start running again. After 2 years of hitting the gym & entering various races, ranging from 5km-21km, it feels like the right time for a new challenge, the once in a lifetime opportunity to run the London Marathon. 5 stone lighter with massive determination, this is an endurance test I'm really going to enjoy.[/p][p][b]My chosen charity - BAFTA Kids [/b][/p][p]As an active BAFTA member for the past 25 years, I've attended regular screenings & events, & voted yearly (with a bit of celeb spotting here & there). It wasn't until I had my 3 children that I realised just how amazing the charitable work is that BAFTA provides. I thought BAFTA was just an organisation that rewarded & celebrated excellence through its high-profile awards ceremonies, I was totally unaware of the breadth of its charitable work. [/p][p][b]Below are just some of the events that your donations will support:[/b][/p][p]A series of special [url=http://www.bafta.org/children/activity/hospice-screenings]children’s hospice screenings[/url] throughout the UK for children with life-limiting conditions & their families, offering them the opportunity to spend quality time together, away from the stresses placed on them as a result of their child's illness, in a safe space where they can feel comfortable, without any concern that their presence might disrupt other cinema goers.[/p][p]The [url=http://www.bafta.org/about/fundraising/bafta-kids-road-show-with-place2be]BAFTA Kids Roadshow[/url] in partnership with children’s mental health charity Place2Be, takes a full day’s programme of masterclasses & workshops, along with some famous faces from the world of children’s media, out into schools in some of the most disadvantaged areas of the UK.[/p][p]The [url=http://www.bafta.org/children/features/bafta-big-schools-day]Big Schools Day at Alexandra Palace[/url], which in 2020 will bring together over 700 children from Years 5, 6 & 7 to discuss issues such as diversity & young people in the media, transferable skills, mental wellbeing, climate change & sustainability.[/p][p][b]Finally, a big thank you for supporting me ❤[/b][/p]
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Supporters

Apr 26, 2020

Jean Bartlett

Hi Jo I heard you’re doing other runs to make up for the London Marathon. Well done for keeping going and giving up your time. Love to all of you

£30.00

Mar 18, 2020

Alex Illingworth

You are such an inspiration Jo. Brilliant work! Love from the Illingworths

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Mar 7, 2020

Adrian Clarke

Best of luck Jo from Adrian

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Mar 7, 2020

Anonymous

Will be watching you from above ;-) best of luck Jo

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Mar 2, 2020

Madeline

Good Luck Jo!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Mar 1, 2020

Don Gray

Good luck Jo!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Mar 1, 2020

Tracey

Go Jo! You have such determination and have worked SO hard! You can do it but just remember to enjoy the day!!

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

Mar 1, 2020

Anonymous

Sorry I couldn't join you running today, a donation instead!

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Mar 1, 2020

Cami

Go Jo! We’re behind you! Lots of love xx

Mar 1, 2020

Monica Merritt

Good luck Jo, I’ll see you there xx

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid