Here’s something I’m helping to initiate for the charity I ran London Marathon for. It’s not your usual fundraising plea…
Welcome to the official launch of #PorridgeSwap!
Inspired by the “one red paperclip” story, the premise of Porridge Swap is simple: start with a portion of instant porridge, swap it for something bigger and better, then continue to swap for 12 months before auctioning the final item to raise funds for African Children’s Fund to support projects like their Porridge Clubs in Kenya.
Starting in Small Charity Week 2015, the #PorridgeSwap will continue until the start of the 2016 Small Charity Week, when the final item will then be auctioned.
So how will it work?
- Each item will be listed in its own post
- We’ll invite you to make an offer of what you’re willing to swap
- Once we’ve received an offer or two we’ll announce a deadline for any more offers
- Then we’ll review all…
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