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Closed 18/12/2016

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£1,161raised of £400 target by 64 supporters

    Weʼve raised £1,161 to Support DePaul Newcastle in memory of Norman Hobbs

    Location
    Ashington, United Kingdom
    Category
    In memory
    Time left
    Funded on Sunday, 18th December 2016

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    In April 2016 my amazing father was diagnosed with terminal cancer. He unfortunately lost his battle with this horrible disease in the early hours of 17th November. Anybody who met him knows how much he cared about others over himself and always had time to help people who were less fortunate than himself.

    My parents have always and will always be big supporters of DePaul Newcastle Homeless charity. They support homeless people living on the streets of the North East. They also support families who find themselves without somewhere to call home. The support starts from packs to help people get through the week with food parcels and hygine packs. Through to people and families being placed in hostels and safe places.

    Over the years my father has always helped to raise money for this cause through raffles at events such as Christmas parties. He helped with a big drive that we did as a family last winter to make up shoe boxes and gift bags for homeless people. To give them things that we take for granted and show them that people care about their predicament.

    For my fathers funeral we are having family flowers only so we are asking in replace of a bunch of flowers or a card. We would appreciate a donation to this cause so we can all help people and families feel loved like we have felt.

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      • Mike Cullen

        Mike Cullen

        Dec 17, 2016

        On behalf of Aunty Edith (she's "no room for presents in her room at the Little Sisters", and wants Charitable donations made on her behalf. She'll love this one...

        £20.00

      • Unison

        Unison

        Dec 16, 2016

        Branch donation from Unison

        £50.00

      • Anonymous

        Anonymous

        Dec 13, 2016

        Cant even begin to imagine how it feels

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      Jennifer Hobbs

      Jennifer Hobbs

      Ashington, United Kingdom

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