Weʼve raised £21,166 to help our amazing friend Emma continue with her ongoing Cancer treatment and explore alternative therapies.
- Funded on Thursday, 1st August 2019
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Our wonderful and courageous friend Emma has been battling cancer since April 2017 when she was diagnosed with a rare form of mouth cancer after a routine visit to the dentist.
Treatment has been long and complicated. Emma had a 10 hour operation during which bone was taken from her hip to reconstruct her jaw and half her bottom teeth were removed. The operation needed to be repeated only weeks later and recovery from such extreme surgery was slow and painful.
After many, many, rounds of chemotherapy and radiotherapy Emma was finally given the all clear in November 2017.
Yet just as Emma was getting back to work, back into running (exercise is a huge passion of hers) and starting to put such an awful ordeal behind her she was told that the cancer had spread to both of her lungs.
Emma and her family and friends are now researching alternative treatments and we want to make sure the funds are there to help with whatever route she takes to fight this disease. A simple consultation with a private consultant can run to hundreds of pounds, let alone treatment so we are asking you to please donate whatever you can, any amount will make a difference.
Anyone who knows Emma will know she is the most selfless, thoughtful and caring person you could ever meet - she has endured the most gruelling treatment and has faced it all with incredible grace and bravery, and still puts those around her before herself. We love her very much and want her well again.
Pease share and give whatever you can xxxx
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Jul 19, 2019
Saw this post on Facebook and rooting for Catherine all the way xx
Dec 5, 2018
Instead of Christmas cards, this year I am donating to Em. Keep swimming Em, you are an inspiration to everyone I know. Love you, Karen xxx
Nov 20, 2018
From everyone at UTC Warrington x
Oct 17, 2018
Emma, this is for you from my sky dive on scheduled for Nov 10th. Your strength and resilience is second to none and I am proud to support and call you my friend. Sending you love 💕.
Oct 3, 2018
Oct 1, 2018
Love Vic and Shana xx
Sep 29, 2018
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