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Lisa Cresswell
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There is currently no domestic abuse shelter in either Monaghan or Cavan. Government funding has been promised but the refuge will not be in place for a couple of years at least. While this is welcomed, it will be too late for someone who is living in fear in their own home today or tonight.

I am planning ongoing fundraising activities to raise funds for emergency accommodation for those experiencing domestic abuse in Monaghan and Cavan, through existing hotel/B&B/self-catering accommodation and accessed through existing services so as not to duplicate or take away from those services but to...

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Lisa Cresswell
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Recent updates

5th March 2023.

After several months in the gym and doing 5kms laps of Carrickmacross, I figured it was time to up my game and climb an actual mountain!

I had climbed Cuilcagh (Stairway to Heaven) in 2019 and found it difficult

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14th March 2023

12th March 2023.

Next challenge was to scale was a Mourne Mountain. Just the one. Tollymore Forest Park.

11kms. 335metres. 2 hours 20 minutes including frequent food stops. Ably assisted by my son Danny who I figured could eas

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14th March 2023

19th March 2023. One final big challenge before The Big Climb! Slieve Gullion. And it was a challenge. Reaching the top was tough enough. Finding ourselves off track and in a bog on the other side coming back down was even to

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21st March 2023

25th March 2023. The big day. The Big Mountain.
Turned out to be the biggest challenge I've ever faced. I was physically ready, mentally ready, kit was ready, food was ready. An unexpected escalation of previously ignored fear

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27th March 2023

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Words of support

Well done Lisa! You are an inspiration! Paula xx

Well done, you mountain goat!!

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Donation summary
Total raised: €1,950
Offline donations €0
Online donations €1,950

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