“to advocate” – verb
to speak or write in favour of; support or urge by argument; recommend publicly:
“advocate” – noun
a person who speaks or writes in support or defence of a person, cause, etc. (usually followed by of)…
We were very kindly hosted by the XPO team at The Entertainer Distribution Centre in Noral Way – our thanks go to The Entertainer MD Gary Grant, Logistics Director Steve Williams and XPO Site Manager Ket Pancholi. Thanks also to Cathi at The Old Town Café in Parsons Street, Banbury, a BYHP supporter, who supplied a wonderful buffet for all of the attendees to enjoy.
Despite all the odds due to unseasonal weather conditions and terrible altitude sickness, Šárka was determined to make it to Uhuru summit, some 5895m high which she did, as she knew anything was possible if she just believed in herself and kept going, a message she wants to keep giving to BYHP’s young clients.
If you want to congratulate Šárka on her amazing feat, you can still donate here:
We had lots of lovely feedback with one attendee saying “Great to hear about BYHP's work and plans. I left feeling both moved and inspired.”
If you would like to know more about being part of the BYHP Advocate Network or to participate in BYHP’s 100 in 2017 Fundraising Challenge, or anything else related to our work, please email firstname.lastname@example.org