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raised of £100,000 target by 361 supporters

    Weʼve raised £7,372 to help fund Dawson's treatment and research into very rare Hepatoblastoma

    Funded on Thursday, 18th January 2018

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    *** This is a continuing page from Dawson's previous fundraising page as Just Giving only allow pages to be live for 120 days, this is why the totals are different ***


    My little boy, Dawson Willcock (he will be two next week) was diagnosed in January with Hepatoblastoma, a cancer so rare it affects less than one in a million children. Prognosis is good with a 90% success rate, however it seems Dawson is falling into the devastating 10% Dawson is chemo resistant, and in April we were given the terrible news that the cancer in his liver, has now spread to his lungs. Queens Medical Centre Nottingham have been incredible, are trying everything and getting assistance internationally to try save our beautiful boy. We know of a highly respected and sought after paediatric oncologist in Cincinnati. Our campaign and last funding page was to raise money to get Dawson treated by this oncologist. Time beat us, we have raised over £350,000 (£164,000 less charges on the previous funding page) so far but it seems Dawson's cancer was not going to give us time.

    At the moment we are unsure that the money raised will be able to be used on Dawson, but we continue to push forward and ask for help in case we get our miracle and the oncologist or any oncologist finds something we can buy or pay for surgery too. The money won't be wasted if Dawson can't be saved, or indeed the NHS cure him, we have plans to leave a legacy for Dawson. We want to save another child/children's life who are looking for funding, we want to buy a holiday home for the use of families with a child with cancer and also support Addies Hepatoblastoma Research, no child should go through this and no parent should watch their child suffer so much, only to lose them anyway.

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    Follow Dawson's story here




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      • joan foster

        joan foster

        Jan 18, 2018

        Hope he gets better soon :)love from the buffs bingo skelmersdale England


      • Jayne Bull

        Jayne Bull

        Jan 14, 2018

        Praying for your beautiful little man


      • Daniel Brydon

        Daniel Brydon

        Jan 12, 2018

        I have just read your story and I don’t normally do this kind of stuff but felt that I needed, hope that time doesn’t run out and you get it, much love from Newcastle x


      • Claire Gardner

        Claire Gardner

        Jan 9, 2018

        Lots of love Dawson


      • Collette Johnson

        Collette Johnson

        Jan 8, 2018

        Good Luck Dawson!


      • Jess Blakeley

        Jess Blakeley

        Jan 3, 2018

        Hope you make it to America x

      • Valerie Livingstone

        Valerie Livingstone

        Jan 1, 2018

        Wishing you the very best of luck Dawson. Xxx


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