Weʼve raised £765 to Please help give this inspirational woman the holiday she once could have only ever dreamt of.
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- Funded on Wednesday, 1st February 2017
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This lady is an absolute inspiration and I am trying to raise money to finally give her the holiday, she could have once only ever dreamt of.
23 years ago at the age of 4 she was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, a life limiting condition affecting the respiratory and digestive system. She has spent her whole life lighting up the lives of everyone around her, and after an extremely difficult 5 years, and defying all odds when doctors didn't think she would make it, she has recently been given a second chance after undergoing a double lung transplant (7 weeks ago). This lady required oxygen regularly as a breathing aid for the last three years to the point she was dependent on it for 20 hours a day. Despite this she still worked her 3-4 hourly shifts at her local jewellers with the determination to remain independent up until being taken into hospital 6 weeks prior to her transplant.
She is such an inspirational woman and even with her illness she has continuously proved to be so amazingly strong and positive her whole life. She has always put her friends and family's feelings and needs before her own. Despite her deteriorating condition, she never failed to have a smile on her face to ensure every moment was spent lighting up the lives of those around her simply by just being her. Every moment in the company of friends and family she has spent making us smile, making us have hope, and most of all giving us happiness..... she is living, BREATHING, proof angels do exist and I would love nothing more than to give something back to my best friend... my world!
This transplant is her second chance....... it will not cure her of this condition, but she has finally been given the chance to enjoy the years ahead of her. I will spend the rest of my days trying to give back the love and care she has shown to everyone around her. She is a diamond..... of the rarest kind ❤️❤️❤️ and after all she has been through she deserves to finally make this one dream a reality.
- 10 months ago
Amy Simpson10 months ago
This lady has had the best news today! First checkup as an outpatient and biopsy Results have come back today showing no signs her body is rejecting the new lungs. She is finally on the road to recovery.... happy days! Thank you all so much for your kind donations so far, let's get sharing we are finally in the position to help with wonderful ladies dreams come true ❤️❤️❤️
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Jan 7, 2017
To a lovely inspirational beautiful lady inside and out .. What an absulute warrior you are. You deserve not only this trip but the world and everything in it.. Lots of love xxxx
Jan 6, 2017
Sorry it's not a lot but every little helps. Hope you raise the amount, she sounds like a brave and deserving lady xxx
Jan 2, 2017
Hope you reach your target!
Dec 30, 2016
Sending my best wishes!
Dec 30, 2016
Much love to sammy x
Milissa Jane Dawson
Dec 26, 2016
To my bestest friend, so glad you are here to enjoy this christmas and many more to come!I love you so much sammi, my fellow under cover cop warrior (uccw)Merry xmas xxxxx
Dec 25, 2016
Have a geat time Sam, you deserve it xxxx
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