Donation Appeal

Climbing Kilimanjaro for suicide awareness

Raised So Far HKD 17,358
86% Complete
Target : HKD 20,000

About Appeal

Hi, I have signed up to go climb Kilimanjaro in Tanzania over Chinese New Year. I will start on Feb 2nd and finish on Feb 9th....hopefully!!! I want to raise awareness of the suicide issues that we see in Hong Kong and all over the world. In Hong Kong, we especially hear of too many cases relating to teenage and young adult suicide due to school pressure and stress over exams. I hope to raise some funds to support two charities that work towards suicide prevention ...

1. Samaritans Befrienders, based here in Hong Kong. It is a local NGO voluntary agency which provides counselling services to people with suicidal tendencies or behaviour. See more information in this link

2. Pieta House, based in Ireland. They deal with suicide prevention and counselling for those bereaved by suicide. The annual Darkness into Light event at locations across Ireland and the world act as a fundraiser for the charity. See link
I hope to raise between 20,000 - 30,000 HKD that I can divide evenly between the two charities.
Any help or support you can give would be greatly appreciated.
Thank you so much!
Amy Challoner :)

Note - all funds will go to the charity.

Recent Donors 60

  • Kevin and jen chan

    HKD 200 28/02/2019

  • James Hughes

    Congrats Amy, massive fair play to you. Well done

    HKD 1,000 19/02/2019

  • Anne Rice

    HKD 400 17/02/2019

  • Lisa O'Mahony

    HKD 300 17/02/2019

  • Aine OConnell

    HKD 300 17/02/2019

  • Colleen and Finbarr

    Well done Amy - fantastic effort!

    HKD 200 14/02/2019

  • Danika & Mickey Duffy

    Well done Amy xx

    HKD 200 12/02/2019

  • Fiona Gilbert

    HKD 150 07/02/2019

  • Aine McDonnell

    Best of luck Amy! Take care XXX

    HKD 300 05/02/2019

  • Ellie Knight

    Good Luck Amy, we know you’ll smash it! X

    HKD 200 04/02/2019

  • Karen Finnerty

    Well done Amy! What a huge achievement xx

    HKD 200 02/02/2019

  • Jane & Sam

    Good luck Amy! Smash it! xx

    HKD 200 02/02/2019

  • Taryn Leigh Thorne

    All the best, Amy! You are incredible. Taz & Alan

    HKD 500 02/02/2019

  • Anonymous

    You can do this girl!!!!! Wishing you all the luck in the world, you’ll be awesome! Xxx

    HKD 150 01/02/2019

  • Antonia Peuleve

    You are a heroooo!!!!! Best of luck pet. You’ll smash it xxxxx

    HKD 600 01/02/2019