A Green candidate in Havant 2019

by Portsmouth & Havant Green Party in Southsea, England, United Kingdom

We did it
On 13th December 2019 we successfully raised £500 with 13 supporters in 28 days

We're raising funds to enable a Green candidate to stand in Havant and to support our local campaigns.

by Portsmouth & Havant Green Party in Southsea, England, United Kingdom

New stretch target

We've hit our target!!

Now that we've raised £500, we have enough funds to put forward a candidate in Havant - thanks to all our generous contributors!

The extra funds we can raise now will help us reach out to voters, to let them know there is a Green candidate in Havant and what we stand for, both at the General Election next month, and the local elections next year.

So let's reach £1,000 together, keep sharing our Crowdfunder, and help elect a Green in Havant!

This election is about more than Brexit - the Climate Emergency is the biggest threat to us today. This has to be the climate election!

The Green Party are the only ones putting the Climate Emergency at the heart of their campaign and we are pledging £100bn a year to tackle climate change!

This will be the Climate Election because we must take radical action now.

We are raising money to stand a Green candidate in Havant. We need funds to pay for the deposit and for election materials. It costs £500 for each candidate and it can cost as much again to print a single newsletter for just one constituency.

The Green candidate for Havant, John Colman, settled in the Havant area with his family ten years ago, having lived all over the country growing up:

"We have made the area our home. When asked what I do for a living, I usually have two responses ready. The first, I work in IT. The second, I take facts, figures and statistics, and analyse them to present the truth. I have worked all over the country in many different sectors, from banking to social services.

My personal moral compass points to equality, accountability, and personal responsibility. Havant deserves an MP that really cares about the area and the people in it, whether tackling the air quality in the town, or the wildlife along the coast."

The Green Party are not funded by big business or millionaires, so we are looking for you to support our candidates to stand in the city and inform residents that they have a choice. We only have a small fraction of the amount the other main parties have to spend on campaigning, so anything you can afford will help to make a real difference. Being funded by small donors makes us more accountable to local people rather than big business interests.

The snap general election is really close and we don’t have much time!

Please give what you can and help return more Green MPs on December 12!

Thank you!

P.S Because we are a political party: 

We are required to run permissibility checks on donations over £500. These will be completed as pledges are made. For the same reason, we cannot accept anonymous donations over £500. If you make multiple donations to us, they may be aggregated for our reporting purposes. Your details will appear in our election returns if valued over £500, and if you donate over £7500 your identity will appear on the Electoral Commission website.

* Promoted by Menno Groen on behalf of the Portsmouth & Havant Green Party, both at 53a Margate Road, Southsea, PO5 1EY *

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