Karen Sheila

Adelaide business and international charities lend a hand to get crucial supplies to the Ukraine

When Shaun Hopkins found charities have been obtaining hassle having supplies into war-torn Ukraine, he decided to consider matters into his have hands. 

Mr Hopkins, from Wales, tends to make the 22-hour drive from London to get the materials on the ground.

He does this though residing with a spinal affliction.

“I have a disability – I use a wheelchair and crutches,” Mr Hopkins reported.

“I’m not a fighter. But I can generate, I can organise and I can encourage.” 

Mr Hopkins established the Uk for UA Basis, which provides humanitarian aid to Ukraine.

Borrow A Boat smashes crowdfund, raising over £3 million

Borrow A Boat, the UK’s leading boat rental and yacht constitution marketplace, has currently closed their most prosperous crowdfunding round to date, raising £3,017,030 from 670 investors.

The increase delivers the business’ life time crowdfunding overall to around £7.8 million.

Established in 2017, Borrow A Boat has entry to more than 45,000 boat rentals and yacht charters in 65+ international locations like the Uk, the Mediterranean, the Caribbean, North America, and South East Asia.

The elevate follows accelerating advancement and revenues in 2022, growth into several new nations and three acquisitions in the past 12 months of competitors Helm, Barqo and Beds on Board. The organization is currently planning a planet initial for a boat constitution marketplace – to IPO.

Matt Ovenden, CEO & Founder of Borrow A Boat states: “In 2017, when Borrow A Boat was launched, the yacht charter industry was stagnant.

“We have generally considered