Weʼve raised £110 to I am looking to raise funds to buy a car for a Coldstream Guards Veteran who is struggling financially and with various heath issues.
- Mawdesley, Ormskirk, UK
- Funded on Wednesday, 24th October 2018
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Christopher is a proud Coldstream Guardsman who served the regiment from 1977 to 1986 seeing active service in Northern Ireland. He was married with 5 kids and gainfully employed for many years. Unfortunately he lost one of his sons in 1986, and then his beloved wife in 2003 to Cancer, and his sister in 2016 which created a massive strain on Chris over the years. In recent times Christopher has been made redundant from his job, and struggled with Anxiety, depression and associated agoraphobia and reclusiveness, having been diagnosed with PTSD.
Christopher is very self isolated and not had face to face contact with anyone for over a year now. He is currently unemployed, but trying his best to battle through. He has recently lost his car, and its my hope we can raise funds to buy him a run around as he needs a car to carry out various responsibilities, get to appointments, visit family, and try to get a job. He is also a proud man, and would prefer to remain anonymous for the time being. Can you Help with a small donation?
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Aug 1, 2018
Jul 12, 2018
Hi RobertI worked with Chris a number of years ago and stay in touch. He is such a great guy, he does not deserve to be in this position. Hope you get to your target quickley
Jun 26, 2018
Jun 26, 2018
A really nice lad who dosent deserve such dire straits.
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