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Ilkley Half Marathon

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p]Welcome - this is the fundraising page of Team BTFT, raising money for the Burley Téréli Friendship Trust[/p][p]There are currently 11 of us training hard in preparation for the Ilkley Half Marathon on July 14th. We are running to raise money for the Burley-Téréli Friendship Trust (BTFT - see link below or go to [url=http://www.btft.org.uk/]http://www.btft.org.uk/[/url]), set up by Burley residents with support from ITN / Channel Four news presenter Jon Snow. Burley was twinned with Téréli, a similar sized village in Mali in West Africa, through Jon’s “On the Line” Millennium project. [/p][p]With the support of schools, community organisations and faith groups as well as many individuals from both villages, BTFT has since helped build a school, pharmacy and maternity room in Téréli, as well as funding dune stabilisation to preserve land for crops, a motorcycle ambulance to take the sick and injured 25 miles to the nearest hospital, and the digging of wells in Tereli and the surrounding villages.[/p][p]Recently the charity was shocked to discover there is little cancer care of any sort in Mali, and no palliative care. Team BTFT is therefore hoping to raise over £3,000 towards establishing the first palliative cancer care centre in Mali, West Africa.[/p][p]Your support would be greatly appreciated - many thanks.[/p][p]Chris, Keith, Tom, Colin, Neil, India, Richard, Mary, Kate, David and Laura[/p][p][br][/p][p][br][/p]
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Personal Challenge Date

14 Jul 2019


Jun 18, 2019


A worthy cause, well done all concerned.

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Jun 18, 2019


£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Jun 17, 2019


Good luck to you all!


Jun 17, 2019

Anne Mary

Good luck team Tereli!

Jun 17, 2019

Miriam Leighton

Good luck, Chris, from the mother-in-law, and best wishes to the whole team.

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

Jun 17, 2019

Madeleine Inglehearn

Well done the Burley team and good luck with the race. Love Mady


Jun 16, 2019

Carolyn and Duncan Watts

David and Laura With our good wishes in running the Ilkley Half Marathon in aid of Burley-Tereli Friendship Trust Carolyn and Duncan Watts

£25.00 plus £6.25 Gift Aid

Jun 14, 2019


£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Jun 14, 2019

Stuart McFarlane

Great cause - I hope you’re getting tips from Sapna

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

Jun 13, 2019

Ken Mullen

I expect you to put the running training I gave you all those years ago to good use. Kick ass Mary Ken

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid