129%
£6,469raised of £5,000 target by 80 supporters

Weʼre raising £5,000 to the memory of Jo Hobbs - Beautiful, Brilliant & Brave.

Location
Witney, United Kingdom
Category
In memory
Time left
15 days to go

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In October 2016, a beloved wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend passed away after battling bowel cancer.

Jo was inspirational in many, many ways. She was beautiful, brilliant and brave.

Over the next 18 months, family and friends will be doing various fundraising events to raise money in Jo's memory. These include half marathons, race for life, craft events and the 3 peak challenge!

The funds raised will be split between 2 charities and Jo's children.
Details of these are below:

🔴The Brodey Cancer Centre in Banbury - this is where Jo had her chemo.

🔴The Dashwood Banbury Academy - this is where Jo's children Millie & Theo go to school. Jo was a parent governor for the school, and was involved in the after school clubs.

🔴Millie and Theo - Jo's two children.

Please donate whatever you feel you can, whenever you feel you can.

Thank you.


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  • Katie West

    Katie West

    2 months ago

    Katie West

    We can't believe we are at 70% of our target already! Everyone has been so generous and it's very much appreciated! Our next event is 28.01.17 at Ceewood Hall hall in Witney. It's a bingo night. Starting at 7pm. Tickets are £5 per person. We also have a raffle going on too. Please contact myself for any information. Again, a massive thanks to everybody involved in supporting our fundraising!! Katie x

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  • Katie West

    Katie West

    3 months ago

    Katie West

    Thank you so much to everyone who has donated via this page and also through the events that have already taken place. The support is so appreciated. The next event we are planning is a bingo night! This is happening on 28th January at Ceewood Hall in Witney. There will also be a raffle taking place too! More details to follow very soon!

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  • Katie West

    Katie West

    3 months ago

    Katie West

    The first event we have going on is a craft night! This is on Thursday 17th November at The Sun pub in Hook Norton. Christmas crafts and stalls - perfect for Christmas shopping. All proceeds will go towards our total. Thank you so much to everyone who's donated already, everyone's been so generous! We have created a Facebook page for everyone to keep track of the fundraising events, the link is below. https://m.facebook.com/InMemoryOfJoHobbs/?notif_t=page_fan&notif_id=1479152044365096&ref=m_notif

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3 months ago

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  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Feb 24, 2017

    Hope all your fundraising goes well, sorry we don't live closer so can't make any events. Beth and family xx

    £20.00

  • Katie West

    Katie West

    Feb 18, 2017

    Money raised from Bingo!

    £1,327.90

  • Claire Johnson

    Claire Johnson

    Feb 17, 2017

    Derek and Lesley... I really had no idea that your beautiful daughter died of bowel cancer. My mum died 18 months ago of bowel cancer, so I would love to donate. Lots of love to you all xxx

    £30.00

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Katie West

Katie West

Witney, United Kingdom

Dates of fundraising events and details to be confirmed very soon. Events include half marathons, race for life, 3 peak challenge, craft nights, triathalons and more. (for those that don't know who I am - I am Jo's sister-in-law)

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