events raise £200 for jamboree fund
weekend of fundraising by two Burnham-On-Sea youngsters has raised
more than £200 towards their cost of attending the World
Scouts Emily Burland and Rebecca Roseff held a coffee morning
at Burnham's Baptist Church on Saturday, pictured above, and a
car wash on Sunday to try and raise enough cash to attend the
22nd Jamboree in Sweden.
has to raise £2,000 to attend the event, during which they
will be undertaking community work.
Scout Leader Dave Burland praised the pair for their work and
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The coffee morning was well attended
and raised £60, while the car wash was also well supported
and raised £180."
would like to thank the Scout, Explorer and leaders who helped
with the cleaning, and to all the people who brought their cars
to be washed. We hope to repeat the event again at the end of
the summer, once everyone's cars are dirty again!"