Some Charities I have supported through expeditions and continue to support:-
- Over 5000chf raised by students climbing Kilimanjaro. The effect of the earthquake in Nepal has been huge, so many people died and millions need help.
Disasters Emergency Council
- Over 4000 dollars raised for DEC to help thoses effected by the floods in Pakistan. During the expedition to Broad Peak we were able to see the devastation the floods had caused.
Mind – Mental Health Charity.
1 in 4 people effected by Mental health problems which bizarrely can still can be a taboo subject. Mind do great work to support those in need, promote understanding and raise awareness of mental health issues. I know many people who have been effected, including myself and the work mind do to help those suffering is superb so I am very happy to support them in their efforts.
“A MAN WHO IS GOOD ENOUGH TO SHED HIS BLOOD FOR HIS COUNTRY IS GOOD ENOUGH TO BE GIVEN A FAIR DEAL AFTERWARDS.”
Thousands of soldiers and several good friends of mine, have given their lives to protecting us have been injured in conflicts in Afghanistan or Iraq.
- 1500 pounds raised for ‘Help for Heroes’ through Ironman triathlons.