We launched the crowdfunder appeal on 1st July. it has been an amazing month!
Massive thanks for all your donations and efforts to spread the word. Your positivity has been amazing to see and we are so grateful for all your help. 10 days to go now and we’ve passed £82000! Please help us continue to spread the word and get the final donations in. This campaign is run by volunteers, has no paid fund-raisers or advertising, and we rely on you to share news of our campaign by word of mouth, social media, or just text/email the crowdfunder link to your friends, families and colleagues. Thank you!
FA CUP FINAL SOCIAL TOMORROW: London based supporters can join a select band (it’s a fully compliant, socially distanced event so numbers now very limited) in a great pub to watch the Cup Final and raise some money. Booking details here https://jackleslie.co.uk/news/fa-cup-fundraiser/
(We will have more events in Plymouth and across the country as we progress)
IAN WRIGHT SIGNED ENGLAND TOP: The raffle ends on Saturday and it’s just £2 a ticket. Details here: https://jackleslie.co.uk/news/win-a-signed-england-top/ Draw takes place at half time in the FA Cup Final.
SKY NEWS INTERVIEW: Co-founder Matt Tiller was talking Jack Leslie this week https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=930479164130111
You can buy his song that partly inspired the campaign here (proceeds to JLC, of course!) https://matt-tiller.bandcamp.com/album/the-ballad-of-jack-leslie
1 West Ham Art: Jack Leslie finished up as the “boot boy” at West Ham. Patrick Strode, has created a fantastic artwork of the famous Boleyn Ground especially for us and you can buy it here https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/West-Ham-Upton-Park-drawing-ltd-edition-print-Boleyn-Ground-NEW-Black-White-/174365683381
2 Our resident artist James Curnow (@Mayflower7) has some Jack leslie artwork – a Number of these 12x12cm Jack Leslie postcards left and now available to order from website jamescurno.co.uk/shop/ )100% of all profits going towards Campaign)
We will be shouting out to all our supporters and donors on our Facebook page over the coming days and weeks (there’s a lot of you, so it will take a little while!) – https://www.facebook.com/JackLeslieCampaign – and listing you on our site https://jackleslie.co.uk/thank-you/
Thanks again. Ten days to go… we can do this!