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£290raised of £400 target by 20 supporters

    Weʼve raised £290 to Show our support for Mia and her family and give her a Christmas surprise.

    Location
    Beccles, United Kingdom
    Time left
    Funded on Friday, 16th December 2016

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    Story

    Sue is one of the teachers at June Glennie and has known Mia since she was born.

    As several of you have kindly asked if there is a collection for Mia we thought the easiest way was to set up a fundraising page to support her.

    Mia is a beautiful, bright 19 year old from Beccles, Suffolk and a talented performer with the June Glennie School of Dance Lowestoft.

    For those that do not know, sadly in June 2016 Mia was taken ill and diagnosed with a brain tumour, this has resulted in Mia undergoing major surgery in August at Addenbrookes Hospital Cambridge followed by extensive radiotherapy and ongoing further treatment since then to reduce this tumour.

    Mia was due to join Laine Theatre Arts performing college in September 2016 to follow her dream but sadly she has had to put these plans on hold for the foreseeable future.

    Fortunately Mia has a strong supportive family around who are all helping her come to terms with this life changing illness, as they too put their lives on hold to help her and take her on the many hospital visits to and from Addenbrookes.

    The purpose of this page is to show our support to Mia and her family and to give Mia a really special secret treat this Xmas time.

    So please if you can give any amount it would be extremely appreciated.

    Any amount exceeding the target amount of £400.00 will be donated to Addenbrookes Hospital.

    Thank you so much for your support and donation.

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    • Carolyn McDowell

      Carolyn McDowell

      2 months ago

      Carolyn McDowell

      Hi Everyone Just wanted to let you all know that thanks to all of you and your generous donations online and via the studio collections at Beccles and Lowestoft £600.00 has been raised. As previously mentioned Mia would love to see The Lion King in London so you have all made that happen for her. Merry Christmas to you and your families xx

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    • Carolyn McDowell

      Carolyn McDowell

      3 months ago

      Carolyn McDowell

      Quick update Mia's aunty has said she would love to see the Lion King so hopefully we can raise enough to make this happen. Thank you to everyone who has donated so far ... so generous of you xxxx

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    • Allison Mills

      Allison Mills

      Dec 16, 2016

      Mia is a beautiful girl and she deserve a wonderful surprise, especially after what she has had to go through. Enjoy Mia! Love the Mills family xxxx

      £20.00

    • Kalli-Ann Cheatle

      Kalli-Ann Cheatle

      Dec 12, 2016

      Happy Christmas! 😘 X

      £10.00

    • G Barker

      G Barker

      Dec 11, 2016

      Both my daughters danced at The Glennies several years ago, we remember Mia being born and have memories of Sharon teaching whilst feeding her. We'd like to wish Mia all the best and a healthy 2017.

      £5.00

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    Carolyn McDowell

    Carolyn McDowell

    Beccles, United Kingdom

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