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£860raised of £1,000 target by 8 supporters

    Weʼve raised £860 to Please help us to give Barry an incredible birthday surprise.

    Location
    Peterborough, United Kingdom
    Time left
    Funded on Friday, 9th December 2016

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    This is for my friend Barry. Who has been my best friend since the millennium and will be my friend forever.

    Except forever is no longer an option, early last year Barry was diagnosed with stage 4 terminal esophageal cancer.

    He is 42 years old and is coming to the end of his healthy life. It is beyond heartbreaking to see such an active spirit become caged to the relent of his illness.
    We have exhausted the treatment given to him and in turn it has exhausted his body, he is no longer is able to eat and is no longer able to use his throat. It has been such a struggle to maintain a healthy mind when your body is letting go of all the goodness.

    It is Barrys birthday in December, followed by Christmas shortly after, however much i would love wish and hope that he will see another, i believe that the reality is that this should be one not to forget.

    Barry has always been an avid extreme sportsman, he has lived a fast paced sporting life, bmx, skateboard, Horse racing, snowboarding, golf and anything he could get his adrenaline hands on.

    These days sometimes it is a struggle to get down the stairs.

    It is a long shot to ask for this but i cant think of anything more wonderful than combining all of his loves in a well orchestrated way to adapt them to his needed requirements.

    I would be eternally grateful to anyone who can help me achieve this goal.

    My dream surprise would be for him to take a helicopter ride with some friends and to hit the ski slopes to allow him to arrive in style and hit the slopes that he so loves.

    Thankyou in advance to anyone who can help, and of course you are ALL invited.

    Thankyou once again.

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      • Kim Hattingh

        Kim Hattingh

        Dec 2, 2016

        I know it's not much, but hope it helps

        £30.00

      • Bridger and Neeka

        Bridger and Neeka

        Nov 28, 2016

        £50.00

      • Anonymous

        Anonymous

        Nov 28, 2016

        £100.00

      About the fundraiser
      emma green

      emma green

      Peterborough, United Kingdom

      Hello, Im Emma, I have been barrys friend for 16 years now. Last year he was diagnosed with Stage 4 Terminal cancer of the throat. He has done beyond amazing to not only outlive his diagnosis but to see his battle through, i now hope i can arrange a super surprise for his bday.

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