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Barefoot Billion's fundraising page

5 team members

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

Team story

[lt]p style="text-align: center;"[gt][b]The journey of 1000 miles begins with a single step    LAO TZU[/b][/p] [p][b] [/b][/p] [p]Philip Wells, (The Fire Poet www.thefirepoet.com) is walking 1000 miles barefoot across England and Wales for the world's billion barefoot children.[/p] [p]These are children with no school and no shoes. But they have hope.[/p] [p][b]The hope that people like you and me can take a few steps together to give them a better life.[/b][/p] [p]Already, children around the world are being inspired to do their own sponsored walks to help and turn the tide once and for all, from Iran to the Czech Republic, from Canada to Wales, from Kenya to Sri Lanka.[/p] [p][b]We're planet people. We need to look after our own.[/b][/p] [p]Already, hundreds have pledged to walk for the cause - artists, poets, celebrities, historians, ecowarriors, politicians, writers, children and people like you who suddenly sense that real and lasting change is incredibly close.[/p] [p][b]BE this one step NOW - and a billion may follow.[/b][/p][p][b]#BtheSTEP[/b][/p][p][/p][p][b][lt]br /[gt][/b][/p] [p][/p]

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Personal Challenge Date

22 Apr 2014


The Children's Trust

The Children's Trust

The Born Free Foundation Limited

The Born Free Foundation Limited

Consortium For Street Children

Consortium For Street Children





Wendy Record

Good Luck Philip... Don't forget your plasters!.. Look forward to following your progress...an amazing challenge for wonderful charities by a great guy!


Philip Wells

Philip Wells

Ashok Bhardwaj

Ashok Bhardwaj

Maureen Johnston

Maureen Johnston

Eleanor Field

Eleanor Field

Colette Cotton

Colette Cotton