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£300raised of £1,000 target by 9 supporters

    Weʼve raised £300 to Help Cristina fund her life changing Multiple Sclerosis treatment

    UK
    Funded on Sunday, 5th May 2019

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    Story

    Cristina was diagnosed with Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis in 2017 and it was a devastating blow to her life. I met Cristina when we started university back in 1987 and we've been been good friend ever since. Cristina is an intelligent, hard working, kind, resiliant and an amazing single mother, so she deserves a chance to overcome this debilitating condition so that she can carry on looking after her daughter and have a better quality of life.

    Her only hope is a treatment called Haematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT), which is an intense chemotherapy treatment for MS. It aims to stop the damage MS causes by wiping out and then regrowing one's immune system, using one's stem cells. This treatment is only available privately and to help Cristina pay for the treatment, she needs your help.

    I'll be travelling to Moscow, Russia, where the treatment will take place in January and February this year. I'll pay for all my expenses and the money I'm fundraising is to help Cristina pay for some of the treatment, travel and maintenance of her daughter while Cristina is away from home for 30 days. I'll be there for a few days to support her when she's having chemotherapy and will be feeling very vulnerable.

    I'm happy to volunteer my services as a private chef and/or cookery teacher in exchange for donations, so please feel free to contact me to book a time for yourself or as a gift to someone else.

    Thank you very much in advance for your support. Let's beat MS once and for all!!

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      9

      • Annette Brunige

        Annette Brunige

        Feb 3, 2019

        Wishing your friend all the very best with her treatment, Carla xx

        £20.00

      • C Zagni

        C Zagni

        Feb 3, 2019

        Carla Que o tratamento para o MS seja um sucesso e que a tua amiga fique oMelhor possível. Estamos a torcer por ela. És uma amiga impecável. Ela temSorte de ter aíCom ela.

        £30.00

      • Alice Sheepshanks

        Alice Sheepshanks

        Jan 26, 2019

        Hope everything goes really well, Alice

        £30.00

      • Anonymous

        Anonymous

        Jan 9, 2019

        £20.00

      • Angus

        Angus

        Jan 8, 2019

        Well done - good luck

        £50.00

      • Annette Connell

        Annette Connell

        Jan 6, 2019

        Carla - your generosity continues to amaze me & I feel honoured to know you. I wish your friend Cristina all the best with her treatment & wonder if she'd be interested in this site terrywahls.com?

        £30.00

      • Bex Jewell

        Bex Jewell

        Jan 6, 2019

        Carla you are an amazing friend!Good luck Christina, hope all goes smoothly with the treatment.

        £20.00

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