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THE SLOG JOG FOR HOPE

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$6,340 of $5,000 goal
Given by 76 generous donors in around 4 months
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It's not just any ol' 21 km run, its a Slog Jog for Hope. It won't be easy but neither is battling mental health conditions like depression!

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  Taranaki

We are Taranaki locals and love the region and we want to raise awareness and funds for the I AM HOPE charity to assist with the massive Mental Health issues we have throughout Aotearoa New Zealand.

Kane (and whoever wants to join) is going to slog it out in his gumboots by running 21kim from his place in Ohangai to Hawera on Sunday the 7th of June. Kane has recently begun a social media crusade to get local farmers living healthier lifestyles to counter the day-to-day issues that come with being a rural farmer as it can be so tough for those individuals and their families.

Mental Health problems and suicide have both long been treated as an afterthought through the farming community in New Zealand and with the emergence of organisations like I AM HOPE, we can finally begin to address these issues. Events like Gumboot Friday and the Tractor Trek certainly bring a needed spotlight to this silent killer, Kane and myself want to help where we can.

We're looking to raise $5,000, with all proceeds going to I AM HOPE, which will go towards helping pay for counselling sessions for those in need. So please get involved!

Please follow pages below for regular updates and progress:

https://www.facebook.com/KaneBriscoFarmFit/

https://www.instagram.com/kanebrisco_farmfit/

Slog Jog For Hope's involvement (page creator)

My mate Kane Brisco (pictured above with his whanau) is going next level and is going to run a half marathon in South Taranaki in his trusty gumboots. All to raise awareness and funds for I AM HOPE. I'm Jayden and I'm helping with the fundraise!

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Latest update

Slog Jog Extended  9 July 2020

Posted by: Slog Jog For Hope

Check out Kanes Instagram page for updates!

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Latest donations

Kane
Kane on 21 Jul 2020
ABs jersey raffle
$90
Kiwibank Friends and Whanau
Kiwibank Friends and Whanau on 21 Jul 2020
Proceeds from Raffle Tickets bought by Kiwibank friends and family.
$180
kane
kane on 21 Jul 2020
ABs Raffle
$1,885
James
James on 09 Jul 2020
$10
Maegan Legg
Maegan Legg on 23 Jun 2020
Thanks for being awesome!
$50

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This page was created on 13 Mar 2020 and closed on 22 Jul 2020.
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