Project information

Winters Wonders

It's that time of year again when we are coming together as an organisation to collect donations for this years Winters Wonders, with the intention to support 1000s of women and children across Afghanistan. Money raised will be used to improve the lives of these impoverished women and children.

October 2013 - February 2014

Charity information: British Afghan Women's Society

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  • Need

    Need

    Winders Wonders has been launched with the intent to provide families with the money and support they need during the harsh cold weather Afghan's face this time of the year.

    Solution

    Donations received through Winters Wonders will give The British Afghan Women's Society the ability to actively help these people and provide them with the clothing, food and medical care they so desperately require.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    To reach a total donation of £5,000

    Activities

    » Online Fundraising Fundraising in local avenues

    To have received a substantial amount of donations, around half way by New Year.


  • Impact

    Impact

    This project will reverse the decline in number of deaths due to the cold weather and lack of help during this time in Afghanistan. It will also provide women and children the help they need in order to brighten their futures and sustain healthy and happy lifestyles. Success will be to reach our anticipated target and be able to carry on each year with our Winter Appeals.

    Risk

    If money donations are not received, then The British Afghan Women's Society can no carry out their project.

    Reporting

    Our donors will be kept up to date via our social media sites, Facebook, Twitter, Google page and our main website.

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £5,000

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      Amount Heading Description
      £1,500 Sanitation providing clean drinking water for students
      £1,000 Furniture chairs and tables for class rooms
      £1,000 Equipment and stationary For schools and childrens Corection centres
      £1,500 Emergency releif where need is greatest
  • Background

    Location

    Our project will be held in local avenues and all the money raised will be directly used in Afghanistan. A country where the women and children undoubtedly need our help, especially in todays world with the increasing decline of opportunities but with our help this can change.

    Beneficiaries

    The people desperately in need in Afghanistan will benefit from this project. As with clean sanitation, supplies, food and workshops, we will show them a glimpse of hope, directing them to happy and successful lives with the money raised from this project.

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    Our organisation has successfully carried out winter appeals for the past 2 years and so we have decided to carry on with this success annually. Being an organisation that specifically helps Afghan women and children we are best placed to carry out this project as we have many years of experience and our team are also closely linked to Afghanistan, with the majority of us having an Afghan background.

    Read more about the Charity running this project.

    People

    Ammarah Ahmad

    Ammarah has been at the heart of the organisation for many years. She will be the overseer of events, her knowledge will be key in delivering our aims

    Maliha Rana

    Maliha has just joined the organisation and is the fundraising and marketing intern who is organising and creating the event.