Fundraising kicks off
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May 16th, 2010 – by: edsander
There's one thing I had already decided. I didn't want anybody to think that they were paying for one of my trips to the other end of the world.
This wasn't the case of course. I mean, I'd already been to Siem Reap before so there's other places on the wish list I'd go to if I really considered this a vacation. But to remove all doubts I would pay for the registration fee and the flights (some 1300 Euro) myself. So, basically I would give up a week of days off and this amount of cash to MAG. Consider that my personal donation to this great cause.
Now ... how to get the other 2.200 pounds? I had a couple of ideas in mind, but first I followed MAG's advice to create a page on JustGiving, which you can find here. Seemed like a good start to have a place where you could steer people towards and ask them to make a donation. More parts of the cunning plan would follow.
To be continued, but in the meantime, if you're following this blog and want to help out, feel free to make a donation. You'll can do so and find lots of information about the MAG charity and this specific event on my JustGiving page.
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