Tom Jarvis started off his London Marathon Fundraising Quiz by telling everyone the exciting news that out of the 35,000 runners he would be the youngest, as the Marathon was 2 days after his 18th birthday. He added ‘ I may be the youngest but I won’t be the quickest’
Over 90 people attended the Quiz at St Thomas of Canterbury Church , Woodford Green which was a great success with questions based on Football World Cup countries including Spain, Uruguay and Brazil
Tom has now raised £2,800 of his £4,000 target thanks to friends, family, parishioners at St Edmunds, Loughton and Holy Spirit, Great Bradfield and support from Leaders and parents at 7th Epping Forest Scout Group where he is a Young Leader.
His fundraising will be boosted by Santander Bank who are kindly match funding the Quiz ticket sales.
Tom congratulated the winning team which consisted of his aunt Lucy and family friends and thanked Quiz master, Robin willoughby, his God Father Ed Sautter for writing the Quiz, David Underwood , Dominic Mclay ,everyone who donated raffle prizes , those who helped ‘behind the scenes’ …. and of course gave a big THANK YOU to everyone who came.