Out Of Darkness Campaign

Out Of Darkness Campaign

To Set up a campaign where victims of hate crimes , Prejudice and domestic violence are scared to leave there homes can come together

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This project is using Flexible funding and will receive all pledges made by 10:08am 21st August 2018

This project is using Flexible funding and will receive all pledges made by 10:08am 21st August 2018

To Set up a campaign where victims of hate crimes , Prejudice and domestic violence are scared to leave there homes can come together Online through a website set up where they can talk and guide each other also hold outings and events to try get victims out of homes and make friends . The project also aims to sell merchandise and make charity singles as well as work with other hate crime and domestic violence charities to help and make awareness.

This project aims to help people who have faced prejudice for being disabled , sexual orientation , and racism and help prevent it as well as talk about it through our chats online as well as make friends to help overcome this

This project would also like funding to set up stools at events with charity singles and Tshirts as well as other merchandise and to set up victims with guidance councillors

Background:

The project started where Michael Barnes lived with he’s parents growing up inbeteeen two houses who where homophobic and tormented him whenever he left the house they bashed on he’s parents doors and threatened his families life if he remained there. Everyday he was scared to leave the house and only found calm I’m he’s music and listening to hes idols when one of hes idols Justin Bieber was doing a concert in london he found strength to go to the concert. The night of the concert when he returned home one of hes neighbours stopped him tormented him then stabbed him several times leaving him for dead on the floor. Luckily a policeman drived passed and saved him in time. This left Michael scared to leave the house and for two years came trapped. Michael searched online for someone to talk to and didn’t want to leave the house to find help so decided to start a campaign where he can talk to other victims and seek guidance and build up friendships to which is why this funding is so important 

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