fundraiser beats her fear of heights to complete 100ft abseil
Burnham-On-Sea mum has overcome her fear of heights by abseiling
down a 100ft cliff to raise money for a local good cause.
Day has raised more than £900 for Somerset Time For Youth,
a local support group that has helped her young son.
son was recently diagnosed with Sensory Processing Disorder and
she decided to do the nerve-racking abseil to help raise funds.
little boy was recently diagnosed and Somerset Time For Youth
has provided us with a safe environment to meet other families
with special needs children, without judgement," she explained.
Time For Youth need funds so they can continue to support people
like my son and me, so I thought about what I could do to help
and decided to undertake the abseil."
would like to say a very big thank you to all those local people
and businesses for sponsoring me."
Time For Youth is a local non-profit making organisation, run
by volunteers, and recently celebrated its first anniversary in
Burnham, as we reported.
group has also thanked Burnham's Ritz Cinema, which has recently
donated a showing of a film to the group.
group has another event coming soon - an evening of mediumship
with well-known local medium Trevor Jones on 5th June at the Somerset
& Dorset in Burnham High Street. The event starts at 7pm and
tickets cost £5. They are available from the pub or by calling
07745 326 742.