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Norwich woman fundraising ahead of Nicaragua volunteering

PUBLISHED: 16:17 12 January 2018 | UPDATED: 17:14 12 January 2018

Katy Day is fundraising for a volunteering project in Nicaragua. Picture: Katy Day

Katy Day is fundraising for a volunteering project in Nicaragua. Picture: Katy Day

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A Norwich woman is raising money to support a three-month volunteering project in Nicaragua.

Katy Day, 24, is due to leave for the poverty-stricken Central American country next month, but needs to raise £800 for international development organisation Raleigh International prior to departing.

The government-funded International Citizen Service (ICS) programme will see Mrs Day work alongside Nicaraguan volunteers to help promote sustainable development whilst living with a local host family.

Mrs Day has raised £500 towards her target so far and will be running the Snetterton 10k to generate more funds.

She has also organised a fundraising pub quiz at St Andrews Brew House in Norwich at 8pm on Tuesday January 16, where there will be a raffle and a cake sale.

To sponsor Mrs Day, visit her JustGiving page or text KTDN77 £1 TO 70070.


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