Weʼve raised £100 to just give something back after amazing help in my families darkest times. Hospiscare and Derriford Hospital deserve it, amzing places!!!!
- Bristol, United Kingdom
- Funded on Monday, 31st December 2018
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Its my 3rd round of crowdfunding and its all going amazingly well. Thank you so much to everyone who has donated already!! This is all about my Brother and Sister, who we lost in 2003 and 2010. I am trying to raise money for Hospiscare in Exeter and Dereifords ICU dept in Plymouth. Both places were amazing in these dark times for my family. If I can give something back which helps just 1 person or family in the future it will all be worth it.
I am doing a 4 run challenge, a 5k, a 10k, a half marathon and a full marathon, it all started in Jan this year and the idea is to complete it by the end of 2018. All monies donated will go to these 2 amazing places. I have completed the 1st two elements and the 3rd is due in Oct 17 with the great west run in Exeter, all the donations received really do push me on and inspire me to get it done.
My sister died in 2003 after a massive head trauma, the ICU dept at Derriford did all they could but sadly couldn't bring Chrissy back to us, the help and treatment we all received will never be forgotton. My Brother was diagnosed with secondary liver cancer and passed in 2010, Hospiscare in Exeter were simply amazing from day 1, when the time came they made sure that myself and my parents were present and offered so much help after Ricky left us.
These places just deserve so so much help and if this fundraising can help just 1 person and family avoid the pain and heart ache that we went through then it will all be 100% totally worth it.
So guys please please help and donate all you can and help this become a reality. If you have donated before I thank you from the bottom of my heart but why not do it again and enjoy that great fluffy feeling you get when you do 😁.
Thanks for reading this epic and together we can all make a difference!!!!
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Apr 23, 2018
Good luck! Thanks for all your support and advice about my campaign! 😊
Apr 9, 2018
Always supporting you. xx
Oct 14, 2017
Heyho good luck and keep the faith you're doing good xx
Sep 25, 2017
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Hi im Iain and im raising money to help Hospiscare and Derriford hospital. My Brother and Sister were helped by these places in their final hours and I want to give something back to these amazing places. I am doing a 5&10k along with a full and half marathon to raise the money!!