Burnham-On-Sea charity raises huge £5k in just two months
new group formed in memory of a Burnham-On-Sea teenager who died
in September has raised enough money to seek official charitable
year-old Charley Marks took his own life in September and the
new charity, In Charley's Memory, has been formed to support other
young people with mental health issues.
mother, Jo Clement, told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We had a really
good turnout at our pamper evening and have now reached our initial
target of £5,000 to formally register the charity."
the fundraising doesn't stop now and we are still looking for
volunteers to help us and to come up with fundraising ideas. We
already have a race night, a physic evening, a ball, a travelling
bear, and marathon runs being planned."
amazed with the wonderful support being shown - it's growing all
the time and is really overwhelming."
The Charley's Angels fundraising team at last week's pamper evening
which raised over £800 towards the overall total