Category: Challenges

Minimum effort, maximum yield!

This is a common phrase used amongst fundraisers! Basically, the most productive way to fundraise is where you put in the least effort you can, yet raise the most amount possible. So here are my top five ‘minimum effort, maximum yield’ fundraising ideas; 1) JUST ASK!  – The simplest way is to ask people you know.…
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April 9, 2012 1

This weekend…

I have very little to do on a Thursday so I thought I might as well write a short blog. This weekend the Chennai Challenge team of 2012 will be setting off to London for a weekend of training. I’m sure it will be filled with silly songs and dances and possibly even a snazzy…
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February 23, 2012 2

Looking Forward

We are in a time of preparation. The vast majority of the country are already, or about to start preparing for Christmas. Up and down the country there are ceremonies to switch on lights with all manner of ‘celebrities’ getting to do the honours. Shops are putting out their Christmas adverts to tempt us in to…
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November 26, 2011 0

Blue Edge

Today some of the group went to Blue Edge to help with an English lesson, it was very rewarding and enjoyable. They really made me smile and showed me how much  they appreciated their education, we did some role play pretending be shop keepers and overlooked an exciting game of Pictionary. It was very overwhelming to see…
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August 8, 2011 0

My Chennai Challenge

I could sit here and ramble on about how difficult raising money for Chennai Challenge has been, but I’m not going to lie my family, friends and church have really taken it all on board literally throwing money at me! My church has been so lovely, giving up their time and even their own homes to…
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May 25, 2011 1

Caption Competition!

A slightly different blog this time, it’s time for you to take part. Look at the picture below and post a comment with your amusing caption for it. You will win the satisfaction of showing everyone else how cleverand witty you are. Ready? look at the picture and post your caption


May 3, 2011 4