Story

After losing our son, Harrison, to stillbirth at 5months on 29th October 2011, to say we were devastated doesn't come close. Feeling lost and helpless, we were given guidance by the hospital as to our next steps so to speak. Little did we know how much SANDS (Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Society) had been with us all the way through our ordeal. They make sure that you have everything you need from information to help with the burial. 


To raise money and awareness for this cause, my two brothers Ben Masser & Scott Masser have decided to cycle their way across the Icelandic Highlands (300-350km) with the goal of achieving £3000. They plan on doing the ride at the end of July, start of August this year.

So please dig deep and donate.

Thank you.

Updates 1

That's Ben & Scott prepared (well its too late now!) for flying out on Sunday! Thank you for the support you hae shown us with your generous donations. Keep up to date on our Facebook page for info on how they will be getting on.

31/07/12 17:05

Raising money for

Sands, the stillbirth and neonatal death charity

Sands, the stillbirth and neonatal death charity

Charity Registration No. 299679 & SC042789

Sands supports anyone affected by the death of a baby, works in partnership with health professionals to try to ensure that bereaved parents and families receive the best possible care and funds research that could help to reduce the numbers of babies dying and families devastated by this tragedy.

Donations 194

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Congratulations on your ride. I know how hard it was.

Donation by Alastair Humphreys on 30/10/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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Eventually got round to this, not a reflection on the importance of the issue. I'm usually this late!

Donation by James Black on 30/10/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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Happy to sponsor Ben & Scott for such a worthy cause!

Donation by The Staff of Technip & STATS Group on 30/10/12

£255.00

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From all who attended the DTP Raleigh at the Watchfield Inn, Highbridge

Donation by The guys of the DTP on 02/10/12

£365.62

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Donation from Melanie Graham of Community Campus for Andy Shaw's Redcar Half Marathon

Donation by Melanie Graham on 01/10/12

£3.50

+ £0.88 Gift Aid

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Donation from Dave Hall from Community Campus in support of Andy Shaw running the Redcar Half Marathon

Donation by Dave Hall on 01/10/12

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

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We are proud of our Sons,Scott and Ben for their amazing achievement. Thanks to all those who gave through us. All our love from Mum and Dad.xx

Donation by Steve and Jean Masser on 02/09/12

£134.51

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All our love from Grandma & Grandad Bendall, family & friends xx

Donation by Sue Bendall on 31/08/12

£58.00

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Well done Ben & Scott on raising so much for a great cause! All the staff here are happy to donate to such a worthy cause

Donation by The Stats Group Team, Kintore on 29/08/12

£150.00

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Donation by AM on 29/08/12

£30.00

+ £7.50 Gift Aid

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Saw the article & thought it was a wonderful cause! Hope you raise as much as possible!

Donation by Helen Young on 22/08/12

£20.00

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great effort and proud of you! Chris, Tamsin and the kids!

Donation by Chris Else on 17/08/12

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

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Best Wishes on your journey

Donation by Shirley Bullen on 09/08/12

£5.00

+ £1.25 Gift Aid

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Onwards and upwards. Good luck to you both.

Donation by Nick O'Neill on 08/08/12

£22.00

+ £5.50 Gift Aid

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fine effort - hope the weather is good

Donation by Kev Morrison on 04/08/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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Good luck Ben & Scott. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Safe journey.

Donation by Maureen Glendenning on 04/08/12

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

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good luck guys, thomas & laura x

Donation by thomas armstrong on 02/08/12

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

Donation by Christine McEwan on 01/08/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

Donation by Catriona Scott on 30/07/12

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

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Good luck guys!! =) x

Donation by Lauren Chornogubsky on 27/07/12

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

Well done for raising such an achieving amount, good luck with the bike run, its such a good cause x

Donation by marsha balbirnie on 25/07/12

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

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Best of luck to both of you

Donation by David Anderson on 25/07/12

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Good luck!

Donation by laura on 25/07/12

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

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All the very best, and well done for raising so much money.

Donation by Carol on 24/07/12

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

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great cause and good luck...although you are just playing out on your bike :)

Donation by nick on 24/07/12

Donation summary

  • * Online donations£5,680.14
  • Offline donations£60.00
  • Text donations£0.00
  • Total raised£5,740.14
  • Gift Aid£560.63

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