Sonia's mid-life crisis

Year 1

Sonia Rutherford

£1,696.75 raised towards our £1,696.00 target.

To channel my mid-life crisis to something positive, over my 40th birthday year, I’m raising funds for Mary’s Meals. This will be used to sponsor a whole school, ensuring every child attending receives a meal every day for a whole school year.

Mary’s Meals is a Whitespace client and the Scottish-based charity is long-established, robust and effective, setting up long-term support in local communities and ensuring it is self-sustaining by buying food from local producers. They currently feed around 990,000 children every day and are aiming to increase this by 50% in the next three years.

It only costs £12.20 to feed one child for a whole school year, and amazing that a whole school of 139 children can be provided for, for less than £2,000.

Thanks so much for your support!

Sonia xx

Sonia is raising money to feed 139 children for a whole school year at Charity Day Care Academy school in Liberia.

This is year 1 Sonia has raised funds for Charity Day Care Academy with a total of £1,696.75 raised so far.

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21 donations and counting

£676.00 + £169.00 gift aid donated by Sonia Rutherford on 25 March 16

£24.40 + £6.10 gift aid donated by Sonia Rutherford on 6 December 15

“As a thank you to LRN”

£100.00 + £25.00 gift aid donated by Sonia Rutherford on 24 November 15

“Just for this year, we're making a charity donation instead of sending cards to people we know we'll see in the next few weeks.”

£20.00 + £5.00 gift aid donated by Sonia Rutherford on 16 September 15

“Thanks to Susan Purnell (and Anna!) xx”

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Mary's Meals is a global movement that sets up school feeding projects in some of the world's poorest communities, where hunger and poverty prevent children from gaining an education.

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