Overseas Development and Education - Miles Better

Education even in remote areas

Overseas Development and Education - Miles Better
OVERSEAS DEVELOPMENT AND EDUCATION (ODE)
OVERSEAS DEVELOPMENT AND EDUCATION (ODE)

This May, cover as many miles as you can in support of Overseas Development and Education

Currently Overseas Development and Education is supporting Igpaho, Pook and Lantangan elementary schools in the Visayas, Balila on the island of Mindanao in the south and Hucab in the mountainous Ifugao Province in the north of the country with supplies to enable students to continue their education at home while all schools in the country are closed due to Covid-19.

We are hoping to provide more stationery, school uniforms, equipment and financial assistance. This will depend on the situation with face to face and on line learning as well as the requirements of the schools during the coming year.

Total Raised on Wonderful
£372.00
+ £33.75 Gift Aid = £405.75

Raised by all fundraising pages linked to this Official Event.

3 Fundraising pages 23 Donations
Starts: 1st May 2021 - 00:00
Ends: 31st May 2021 - 23:59
359.9 miles
109.07%
Distance goal: 330 Miles

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Distance goal: 200 Miles
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Distance goal: 65 Miles
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Distance goal: 65 Miles

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This May, to celebrate the relaunch of the Wonderful Organisation and the return of summer, we're kicking fundraising back into action.

We're inviting fundraisers across the country to make the most of longer days and sunnier skies to help meet one ambitious target: 100,000 miles in 31 days.

"We all need something to pep us up a little after long, gloomy lockdowns. This is the perfect opportunity to be part of something bigger and better, and the extra little spark some of us need to get the trainers on and the steps in." - Kieron James, Wonderful.org.

Together, fundraisers will take around 200 million steps in our national challenge to raise £100,000 for charities like Amnesty International UK, Cancer Research UK and the National Emergencies Trust. Best of all, our completely fee-free model means that every single penny will be passed directly into charities' bank accounts.

Throughout May, our #WonderfulWarriors walking, jogging and flat-out sprinting for causes they care about - though others may prefer to clock their miles in the saddle (cycle, horse, camel) or trunks (elephant, Speedos). Anything goes!

And don't worry, there's no need to count each step or map every route as we've integrated with Strava! You can use the free Strava smartphone app to record every jaunt, ramble, swim or skate - each activity will automatically be posted to your fundraising page. And for those who prefer to record their distance manually, it's easy to post quick distance updates.

Join us this May, it's going to be miles better!

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Some of the most wonderful people are those who don’t fit into boxes. Tori Amos