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Maggie Le Mare

Sponsored Night Bus Ride

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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]Birch Network is organising a sponsored night bus ride on Friday 21st June 2019 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 has provided: 13,054 nights of accommodation to destitute migrants since 2011![/p][p]From April 2018 until end of March 2019, Birch's hosts supported 12 destitute asylum seekers and two undocumented migrants (applying for visas) - both of whom now have LTR.[/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 has 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]
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Jun 26, 2019


Well done, Maggie. Please keep up the good work.

Jun 25, 2019

Clare Flegg

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Jun 24, 2019

Jonathan and Lindsey

Great work Mags, hope you met some night bus characters!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Jun 23, 2019

Marcus and Sarah

Well done for riding the night bus, Maggie!

£25.00 plus £6.25 Gift Aid

Jun 22, 2019

Jane Davies-Slowik

Hi go for it Mag - you do so much!

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

Jun 21, 2019

Jane and Charles

Very worthwhile cause Maggie, you are amazing xx

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

Jun 19, 2019

Annie and Peter

Well done Maggie xxx

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

Jun 19, 2019

Mick Le Mare

What a nice way to support a charity - good luck

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Jun 19, 2019

Brigitte Herrod

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

Jun 19, 2019


Great thing to do, I am proud of you.

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid