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Taylor Merino's Fundraiser:

Fynn Climbs Kilimanjaro

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BENEFITING: Every Mother Counts

ORGANIZER: Fynn

EVENT: Individual Fundraisers

EVENT DATE: Jun 22, 2013

Taylor Merino

THE STORY:

Fynn Graham-Nye wrote -

My name is Fynn Graham-Nye and I am 10 years old.  I am going to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro to raise money for Every Mother Counts.

Sadly, 1 out of 39 women in Tanzania dies from giving birth.  When the mother dies, the father can't make milk so the baby ends up in an orphanage.  I visited Neema Baby House in Arusha and half the babies are there because their mother's died giving birth to them.  The crazy thing is that 90% of these deaths are preventable if they can get basic health care.  For just 50 cents, you can save a mother's life because that is how much a taxi costs to get her to a basic health center.  Put another way for 50 cents these kids don't have to be orphans.  

I can't image growing up without my mum, or my family, so I want to help be the change.  Ghandi said "be the change you wish to see in the world", so I want to do something.  Please help by donating to my climb or by joining my “500 in Change” team and do your own walk on June 22!

Follow me on fb at https://www.facebook.com/FynnClimbsKilimanjaro# and help me spread the word.

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To This Fundraiser

$125

MONEY RAISED
  • Olly & Pumba

    $50

  • mom, lauren and rachel

    $75

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The Team: $8,465 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Fundraiser Title

Fynn Graham-Nye

Amount Raised

$7,230

 

72% Raised of$10,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Sam Seawright

Amount Raised

$610

Fundraiser Title

Sian Graham

Amount Raised

$500

Fundraiser Title

Taylor Merino

Amount Raised

$125

Fundraiser Title

Johnny Maddocks

Amount Raised

$0

Donor Comments

mom, lauren and rachel

mom, lauren and rachel

DONATION: $75

Fynn, what a fantastic thing you are doing for the mothers of Tanzania. Good luck to you and your mom!! I know you'll make it! 6 years ago

Olly & Pumba

Olly & Pumba

DONATION: $50

So proud of you guys! 6 years ago