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£80raised of £200 target by 7 supporters

    Weʼve raised £80 to Bursledon, Hamble and Hound Dementia Action Group

    Netley, United Kingdom
    Funded on Thursday, 18th January 2018

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    I am the chairperson for the Bursledon, Hamble and Hound Dementia Action Group, as a group we are all local to the area and all have one thing in common, which is to spread awareness for those living with dementia. As a group we have been running for 18 months and in that time we have held 5 dementia friendly tea dances, been to the last 2 DEMFEST in Romsey, shared a pitch at the pumpkin festival and we received a grant from Healthwatch Hampshire which enabled us to hold a tea dance that covered the whole of Hampshire and it was a huge success. Every penny we receive goes straight back into whatever event we have coming up.

    I have been chairperson for this group since April 2016 and I have loved every minute of it, meeting lots of different people some with dementia and some without. I have a great team behind me as well and the success of the group wouldn't be without us all.

    The reason why I am doing the Great South Run is that my sister challenged me to it after she completed it last year. In January I joined Slimming World and it was then that I started running. I never ran long distances only short ones, walking has never been a problem but running was never on my agenda. Since January I have ran 2 10k races and I am out running a couple of times a week. As I am so passionate about my Dementia Action Group I wanted to raise money for the group so please dig deep and help this very worthy cause.

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    • Alison Fisher1 year ago
      Alison Fisher

      Alison Fisher

      1 year ago

      Thank you everyone who has donated it means a lot and will mean a lot to my local community. I think tomorrow I will be blown around the course as long as the wind is in the right direction!!

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    1 year ago

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    Page last updated on: 10/24/2017 9:36 PM

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    7

    • Tracey Evans

      Tracey Evans

      Oct 24, 2017

      Well done Alison on a great run!! Amazing! and for a very very good cause!! :)

      £5.00

    • Ricky

      Ricky

      Oct 21, 2017

      Good luck Alison, I hope you get the wind behind you and reach your target!!!

      £10.00

    • Peter Hesketh-Roberts

      Peter Hesketh-Roberts

      Sep 26, 2017

      Good luck Ali xx

      £20.00

    • Emma Priestley

      Emma Priestley

      Sep 25, 2017

      Good luck Auntie Ali xx

      £5.00

    • Toby Cullen

      Toby Cullen

      Sep 21, 2017

      Have fun!

    • Mary Ward

      Mary Ward

      Sep 21, 2017

      Good luck Alison

      £10.00

    • janet fern

      janet fern

      Sep 20, 2017

      Good luck Alison and well done for all your hard work for such a worth cause xx

      £5.00

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    Alison Fisher

    Alison Fisher

    Netley, United Kingdom

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