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Rachel Miles

Help me raise money for the Eden Youth Group and spur me around Colchester Half Marathon!

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Eden's Project and EPic Youth Clubs

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As you all know I am running the Colchester Half Marathon on Sunday 25th of March 2018. I watched last year, the crowd was electric, so supportive and I wanted to be a runner like the ones I was supporting. I vowed to make this my next running goal. It will be tough for me and it will likely break me for a couple of weeks but I’m determined to run it to the best of my ability. 
Very recently I had a wobble that I couldn’t do it, I also learned that Eden’s Youth Centre is in real danger of closing its doors, so running for this charity seemed the right thing to do. The Eden Centre and the affiliated church have given my daughter confidence and peace during a turbulent time in her life and it’s close to her heart. It is there for many children like my daughter and it would be awful to see this close. Please please could you consider donating a couple of pounds, the price of a takeaway coffee, towards this very worthy cause? It will help me and it will absolutely help them. 

Thank you so much xx 

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Buy Eden's Youth Centre!

Eden's is raising £160,000 to buy, repair and renovate the youth centre in Sudbury, Suffolk, which is a fantastic venue for the youth of the area! 

The funds will: buy the buildings, pay costs and complete much needed repairs/renovations (any unspent monies, or extra money raised, will go to support the vital ongoing work of the charity). 

Please donate what you feel you would like to give to support Eden's fundraising appeal, thank you.

Background information:
Eden's Project is a youthwork charity that supports ALL young people and help them achieve their true potential, through mentoring, support and providing positive opportunities. 

For 18 years Eden’s has rented a youth centre in Sudbury, it is an amazing venue for youth clubs and other positive youth activities. The basement area is perfect for the needs of young people, with wonderful character and chill-out spaces.  The building has been adapted to suit the work of the charity, this includes a smoothie bar, a catering style kitchen with hatch to the conservatory, a music room and recording studio as well as office space and meeting rooms. 

Event date

28-February-2018 00:00  - 
29-June-2019 23:59

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Good luck Rachel. Enjoy xx
Donation by Tracey Rulton
on 18-03-2018
£5.00 gift aid
You will be amazing would so liked to have done with you but you will smash it xx
Donation by Sue moye
on 18-03-2018
£2.50 gift aid
Gooooo sis!! You’ll smash it!
Donation by Natalie Dodd
on 18-03-2018
£1.25 gift aid
You'll do great at the Colchester Half. Keep up the good work x
Donation by Steve Roberts
on 18-03-2018
£2.50 gift aid
Awesome clearly goes with our name! You’ll be brilliant. See you soon. Rx
Donation by Mrs H
on 18-03-2018
£0.00 gift aid
Good Luck Rachel, great cause! X
Donation by Sarah Jeggo
on 18-03-2018
£0.00 gift aid
Good on ya!! Xxx
Donation by Sue Crawte
on 18-03-2018
£0.00 gift aid
A great local cause!
Donation by David and Nicky Pengelly
on 18-03-2018
You will be fab as always Rachel. Good luck. Lots of love Jules & Steve xx
Donation by Jules Cooper
on 18-03-2018
£2.50 gift aid
Only 250 characters allowed to convey how immense you and your running are. This isn't enough, fortunately I shall not aimlessly ramble on. Ah, no character counter. I might not have enough left to wish you good lu
Donation by Rob
on 18-03-2018
£0.00 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £225.00
Offline Donations: £0.00
Total Raised: £225.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £263.75

Donations closed

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