A Christmas Charity FUNdraiser

Restless Development and the International Citizen Service programme have done a huge amount for me. They have paid to vaccinate me, train me, and fly me to Zambia. They have taught me about development around the globe and locally in our Zambian and British communities. They have offered me the chance to change the world…

A win for us all

So there it is: I’ve surpassed my target by over £100! I have been absolutely blown away by the generosity of my family, friends, friends-of-friends and complete strangers. I wish I could thank everyone personally, but for now I suggest you give yourselves a pat on the back and I shall be thinking of you…

The Final Fundraiser

In my ongoing effort to hit my £800 fundraising target, I have not left the kitchen for a week. Well, perhaps I am exaggerating but considering I normally take the ‘I Only Cook to Eat’ stance on culinary activity, the past few days have been fairly full-on.

Fundraising Dinner, Part II

To read the prequel to this post, Part I, click here. Last night saw round two of my fabulous 3-course dinner installment. With one success story under my belt, I went into the event quite confident of my recently discovered culinary prowess. So confident, in fact, that I didn’t even draw up a plan this…

Fundraising Dinner, Part I

On Monday evening, I hosted my very first grown-up dinner party in order to earn some donations for my fundraising effort. I’m getting closer to my £800 target, but I thought it would be a good idea to bring in the big guns: family members.