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Stoke Bishop Primary School

Moving Mountains for Malawi

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My story

[p][b]Covid-19 is challenging every country in the world. [/b][/p][p][b]None more so than in less developed countries. [/b][/p][p]Malawi is one of the poorest countries in the world. It faces a huge challenge with the recent confirmation of Covid-19 cases in the country. Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital, in Blanytre, lacks basic medical resources such as hand sanitiser, soap and PPE. The hospitals have nowhere to isolate patients and precious little equipment to monitor and treat patients. [/p][p] But now it faces another challenge. [/p][p]The nurses, who are paid less than £60 a month, cannot even afford to get to work. Social distancing has meant bus companies have increased bus fares from 20p to £2 per journey. [/p][p]Stoke Bishop Primary School in Bristol is attempting to 'Move a Mountain' in a challenge to help Dr Joe Langton get her incredible, dedicated nurses back to work. The money they raise will go directly to the hospital so the nurses can buy their bus fares and look after their patients. [/p][p]How? The Seven Summits Challenge is a real world mountaineering challenge to climb the highest mountain on each of the seven continents. Only the toughest mountaineers have managed it. The fearless children of Stoke Bishop Primary School are working collaboratively to ‘virtually’ climb each one of these seven mountains at home on their own staircases during the school closures.[/p][p] Challenge lasts from Monday 13th April – Sunday 19th April. [/p]
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Personal Challenge Date

13 Apr 2020


May 12, 2020


Well done Sian! Great effort.

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

May 9, 2020


Donation on behalf of Sian


May 8, 2020

Claire Sharp

May 5, 2020


£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

May 4, 2020

Elaine- Eliza and Betsy - Robinson - Wright

Wonderful appeal. :)


Apr 29, 2020

Zoe Fletcher

Such a wonderful project! Daisy and meg loved climbing all of the stairs. Thank you Emma for organising!

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Apr 28, 2020

Alex Godfrey

Mia and Ella loved this challenge and very grateful to their families for their donations :-) xx


Apr 26, 2020


Well done all the children!

Apr 25, 2020

Collected sponsorship from Ella and Hannah M

£160.00 plus £40.00 Gift Aid

Apr 25, 2020


Sian Nhidza well done in taking part in Moving mountains for Malawi

£5.00 plus £1.25 Gift Aid