Stand Up To Save Lives!

Who Are We? A group of guys who love to stand up paddle are Standing Up to help build awareness and to raise £5,000 to equip ‘MissionShip’ with sails for her voyage: MissionShip is a charity project with the aim of building a medical boat providing health and medical service to remote Island communities. MissionShip aligns itself with UNICEF who is actively trying to reduce the death rate of sick people who die every minute from treatable diseases. (Read more about MissionShip below) Photo from our paddle boarding around Phuket fundraiser in 2012 How We Are Doing It We are 8 guys who plan on Stand Up Paddle Boarding from the Thailand province of Krabi across the open ocean to the Island of Phuket; a 2 day paddle and camping 1 night on a remote island beach. When: 13th & 14th March 2017 How You Can Help? We are seeking your support for donations towards buying 5 sets of sails from local sail maker Rolly Tasker in Phuket. The boat is almost finished and the sails are one of the few remaining items required before “MissionShip” can take to the seas and start her humanitarian mission to provide health and medical service to remote Island communities. Please help save lives – any amount gratefully appreciated! More Information On MissionShip “The project is to build a small ship, we call it a medical ship. It will be a sailing ship with an auxiliary engine that will carry trained personnel, such … Continue reading Stand Up To Save Lives!