naughtone Strive team

Matt Welsh
Kieron Bakewell


Total raised so far£0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00


Raised offline: £0.00

Team story

[p][b]The charity - Big Change[/b][/p][p]In essence, the idea is "to grow strong children rather than fix broken adults". Big Change is a charity that supports early stage business ideas that help to equip young people for later life. It provides not only funding, but also mentorship and support for these start-up businesses. Here are some of the recent projects[/p][p]Some stats:[/p][p]1 in 2 prisoners in the UK were excluded from school[/p][p]40% of teachers leave within the first 5 years[/p][p]90% of employers believe that school leavers are unprepared for the workplace[/p][p]Every year in the UK alone we are falling 30,000 teachers short of recruitment needs[/p][p]28% of Children lack the required speaking and reading skills by the time they start school[/p][p]If a child has poor vocabulary at 5 they're twice as likely to be unemployed at 34[/p][p][br][/p][p][b]The event - Strive Challenge 2018[/b][/p][p]A 5 stage challenge spanning from Corsica to Mont Blanc in France, consisting of cycling, kayaking and hiking. [/p][p]Kieron is taking part in stage 3 which involves a 500km ride over 5 days from Nice to Tignes ascending 2000m per day taking in some of the most gruelling of the Tour de France climbs.[/p][p]Matt is taking the baton on to stage 4 tackling a 5 day 100km hike from Tignes to Chamonix through the Alps with a daily ascent of 1000m, staying in mountain refuges along the way. [/p][p][br][/p][p]This challenge takes us both way out of our comfort zone, but we really believe that raising this money can make a difference. [/p][p][b]We appreciate your support![/b][/p][p]Matt & Kieron[/p]
naughtone Strive team image 1
naughtone Strive team image 2
naughtone Strive team image 3
naughtone Strive team image 4

Other ways to support Matt's fundraising effort

Turn your unwanted stuff into donations

Donate your stuff

See how it works

together logo

Earn free donations when you shop

Shop with heart

See how it works

together withkindred logo



Oct 2, 2018

Betti Hannigan

Yay naughtone!


Sep 28, 2018

Stu and Soph Gambles

Well done Matt and team!!!


plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Sep 27, 2018

Anna Reed

Well done Matt and team! Amazing achievement xx


plus £3.75 Gift Aid

Sep 25, 2018


Good Luck from all at Olicana Products!


Sep 25, 2018

Jonathan Rabone

Well done Matt and Kieron for taking on such a challenge for such a good cause.


plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Sep 21, 2018

Emmanuelle and David

A worthy cause!

Sep 21, 2018

Samantha Giordano

Good luck!!


Sep 20, 2018


Good luck Matt and Kieron from the adigi team!


Sep 18, 2018


Massive challenge guys - happy to support such a fantastic effort. From all the chocoholics at BHP Cleckheaton Nomination from Mark Crisp


Sep 17, 2018

Dad and Helen

You will smash it Matt !


plus £50.00 Gift Aid

Matt Welsh

Matt Welsh

Kieron Bakewell

Kieron Bakewell

Back to Top