Fundraisers brave 350m zip wire challenge to raise £2,300 for Lambourne End Centre for Outdoor Learning

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Volunteers cheer on a zip wire fundraiser at the Lambourne End Centre Volunteers cheer on a zip wire fundraiser at the Lambourne End Centre

FORTY thrillseekers reached new heights in a bid to raise funds for an outdoor learning centre.

The brave volunteers completed a 350m zip wire challenge at the Lambourne End Centre in Manor Road on Sunday November 4.

The event raised more than £2,300 in sponsorship for the charity, which aims to build confidence and self-esteem in disadvantaged young people.

Claire Gilmore, the centre's fundraising and marketing coordinator, said: "We're absolutely thrilled. A massive thank you to everyone who took part, sponsors and our supporters for helping us achieve such a great result.

 

"These events are really beneficial to us as they raise core income for the centre that we can invest into the places which need it the most."

  • For more information about the centre or to get involved with future fundraising events, visit www.lambourne-end.org.uk or call 0208 500 3047.

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