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Feed the Thousand

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BENEFITING: HIGHRIDGE CHURCH

ORGANIZER: UNITE GENERAL

EVENT DATE: Nov 04, 2015

Ashley Thorne

THE STORY:

When you hear the words “hunger”, “war”, “AIDS”, “human trafficking”, what do you think? How do those words make you feel? -- Helpless? Hopeless? Do you want to make a difference? Many of us do want to make a difference in the world, but in order to make changes, we have to DO something about it. 

UNITE is a group of middle, high school and college students that come to together to UNITE for a cause!  Our 2015 focus is hunger - and we are coming together to FEED THE THOUSAND. 

Nicaragua is the second poorest country in the western hemisphere behind Haiti and is home to approximately 6 million people who live under impoverished conditions.

48% of Nicaraguans live below the poverty line. 23% of children under the age of 5 suffer from chronic under nutrition. 79.9% of Nicaraguans live on less than $14 a week, which is less than what we might pay for something like dinner and a movie.

THE PROJECT
Our goal is to have 300 students each raise $120, enabling us to utilize $36,000 in funds that will feed 1000 children per week for an entire year. This will also supply us with the tools to build a feeding center in Nicaragua that can last a lifetime. 

This is an opportunity to be a part of something bigger than ourselves. We need our generation to learn how to make a difference in the world around us, change the tide, and transform our culture. The greatest world changers in history have to start somewhere, and our FEED THE THOUSAND cause for this year… it’s just the beginning. 

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To This Fundraiser

$1,430

MONEY RAISED
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  • Anonymous

    $120

  • Grannie Annie and Papaw

    $500

  • Mom and Dad

    $250

  • Kevin and Bonnie Cunningham

    $150

  • Alyssa

    $10

  • April Wade

    $10

  • No Name

    $20

  • B and C Thompson

    $10

  • Nick Miller

    $20

  • Schull Family

    $100

  • Gaylan Hendrids

    $240

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119% Raised of $1,200 Goal

Fundraise for this Campaign

The Team: $36,891 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

JOIN THE TEAM
Fundraiser Title

UNITE GENERAL FUND

Amount Raised

$12,727

 

35% Raised of $36,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Zach Gryder

Amount Raised

$2,321

 

967% Raised of $240 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Grace Gray

Amount Raised

$2,320

 

1933% Raised of $120 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Taylor Simpson

Amount Raised

$2,050

 

103% Raised of $2,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Ashley Thorne

Amount Raised

$1,430

 

119% Raised of $1,200 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Thomas Vinson

Amount Raised

$1,330

 

133% Raised of $1,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Justin Rogers

Amount Raised

$1,261

 

252% Raised of $500 Goal

Fundraiser Title

James Thorne

Amount Raised

$1,223

 

102% Raised of $1,200 Goal

Donor Comments

Gaylan Hendrids

Gaylan Hendrids

DONATION: $240

3 years ago

No Name

No Name

DONATION: $20

3 years ago

B and C Thompson

B and C Thompson

DONATION: $10

3 years ago

Nick Miller

Nick Miller

DONATION: $20

3 years ago

Schull Family

Schull Family

DONATION: $100

3 years ago

April Wade

April Wade

DONATION: $10

3 years ago

Alyssa

Alyssa

DONATION: $10

3 years ago

Kevin and Bonnie Cunningham

Kevin and Bonnie Cunningham

DONATION: $150

3 years ago

Mom and Dad

Mom and Dad

DONATION: $250

3 years ago

Grannie Annie and Papaw

Grannie Annie and Papaw

DONATION: $500

3 years ago