Final Challenge Complete!!

Final Challenge Complete!!

Lynn Trotter, the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Manager and PA to Headteacher at Torpoint Community College, has successfully completed her final challenge in raising essential funds for the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) participants at Torpoint Community College and as part of the DofE Award 60th Year Diamond Challenge – the tandem skydive!  Lynn described the experience as “Done it!! Main challenge, in the bag!!  Awesome – amazing, wonderful, scary, awesome – words can’t explain what an experience that was!!”

Funds raised so far are:

£500 so far via crowdfunding

Torpoint Lions have very kindly given £500 for kit and equipment and there will be a formal presentation in due course – great news!

£52.62 raised from cake sale at Torpoint Community College; £20 was donated by Torpoint Sainsbury’s Store to purchase ingredients – thank you!

£115.30 raised by a Pyjama Day held by children and staff at Fourlanesend Primary School – awesome!

£100 donated by Browne Jacobson Solicitors – amazing!

There will be a raffle very shortly to win surfing lessons for two at Adventure Bay Surf School – thank you to Dan Kinsman.

The DofE students are hugely appreciative of all of the support that has been given.The crowdfunding page is still open for any further donations – thank you!