Open Water Swim (1 metre for every £1 donated)

Open Water Swim (1 metre for every £1 donated)


+ estimated £59 Gift Aid
£1,000 target

16 supporters


£70 + an est. £17.50 in Gift Aid 29th Aug 2021 09:22

Started on 26th August 2021 Edinburgh, UK

The Situation In Afghanistan Can’t Be Ignored

Coming home to my two lovely babies everyday, I can’t just go about my daily life knowing there are children and families in danger in Afghanistan. With attacks on people even as they try to flee, it’s hard to see how you can help. But you can!

Help Save the Children 

In aid of Save the Children International’s Afghanistan Appeal, I will swim 1 metre in the freezing open water off the coast of Scotland for every £1 donated on this page. So if we raise £1000 I will swim 1000 metres (about 0.6 miles) … but I think I can swim further than that… don’t you?

The route 

Swim route is along the epic Yellowcraig beach made famous by Robert Louis Stevenson and the Fidra island lighthouse about 1000 metres off the coast in the chilly North Sea.   


How much to give?

No amount is too little. Every donation means a little more in the fund (and a little further to swim). The swim (or I might have to kayak it if you donate enough) will take place at the end of September in the chilly North Sea between Yellowcraig and Fidra. So dig (or dive) deep lovely people.

Thank you.


Mayface commented

You amazing human ❤️

29th August 2021 at 9:23am
Mayface pledged £70 + an est. £17.50 in Gift Aid
29th August 2021 at 9:22am
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Annabelle Sargent pledged £20 + an est. £5.00 in Gift Aid
28th August 2021 at 8:06pm
Daniel Mussen commented

Give em hell, McDynamite

28th August 2021 at 8:38am
Daniel Mussen pledged £30
28th August 2021 at 8:37am
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Paula Frampton commented

Good for you Mimi, I have every faith in you x

27th August 2021 at 2:58pm
Paula Frampton pledged £20 + an est. £5.00 in Gift Aid
27th August 2021 at 2:58pm
Adam Frampton commented

You've got this, we are all supporting you

27th August 2021 at 2:21pm
Izzy Watts commented

You go girl x

27th August 2021 at 1:32pm

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