Liverpool Sunflowers

Sunflowers Drysolation

Look after your physical and mental health by going alcohol free for 3 weeks. During these times, we may find comfort in alcohol however this can increase the chances of cancer and anxiety. Take our 3 week well-being challenge to raise funds.
£118
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by 10 supporters
RCN 516462

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Story

During these testing times it is very easy to reach for alcohol, it was announced in the last 4 weeks alcohol sales have risen by 30% in supermarkets.

Like tobacco, alcohol is one of the few substances consistently linked to an increased risk of cancer. The type of alcoholwine, beer, or liquordoes not matter.

Drinking alcohol increases the risk of developing these types of cancer:

Head and neck cancers, particularly cancers of the oral cavity (mouth), pharynx (throat), and larynx (voice box)

Liver cancer

Esophageal cancer

Breast cancer

Colorectal cancer

Sunflowers offers support to people living with cancer and provides over 20000 hours a year to people in Merseyside.

About the charity

Liverpool Sunflowers

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RCN 516462
Sunflowers provides a unique support service to individuals and families affected by a cancer diagnosis in the Merseyside region.

Donation summary

Total raised
£118.00
+ £25.00 Gift Aid
Online donations
£118.00
Offline donations
£0.00
Direct donations
£18.00
Donations via fundraisers
£100.00

* Charities pay a small fee for our service. Find out how much it is and what we do for it.