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£1,325raised of £3,000 target by 47 supporters

    Weʼve raised £1,325 to Deliver Danuil's Disney Dream!

    Location
    Essex, United Kingdom
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    Funded on Wednesday, 20th December 2017

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    Story

    Danuil was born with a chromosome deletion, which has led to many other problems, physically, developmentally, mentaly and internally. he has cerebral palsey, microcephaely, two holes in heart, absent left kidney, global development delay, severe epilepsy, severe reflux. he is completely nil by mouth( having had his stomach tied off due help with refkux) and fed by a tube directly into his intestines. Danuil is a wheelchair user, with no verbal communication skills. however, his sense of humour, laugh and smile will lighten any room he enters.
    He is sadly now blind in one eye, with a detached retina.
    This year has been tough on him, he has already had 4 operations under general anaesthesia, with more planned.
    We would like to take him to Disneyland Paris this Christmas for him to experience the magic around Christmas time with all the extra lights etc. To create special memories for him and his 3 younger siblings (5,7 and 9). They miss out on opportunites as his healthcare needs take president, and also his being in and out of hospitals means one or more parent is away.
    As his health is deteriorating more rapidly, we want to be able to make this dream holiday family break happen before it is too late, so that magical memories of good times can be made instead of just remebering all the stress of constant hospital visits etc.
    the money would cover 3 nights at the cheapest Disney hotel with a suitable wheelchair adapted room(sequoia lodge 3*). travel will be driving so will cover cost of fuel and ferry. will be driving due to amount of medical equipment and feed we will need to bring, (and fact some medications need temperature control, which cannot be garunteed otherwise).this amount of luggage will be too much for other forms of travel.
    Your donations will help us to turn what has already been a really tough year into something positive and give the whole family a light at the end of the tunnel and something to look forward to.

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    • Julie thomas3 months ago
      Julie thomas

      Julie thomas

      3 months ago

      Grandad (Colin Thomas), is doing a sponsered Walk, Braving the elements and the cold Sea Breeze, walking from Shoebury to Old Leigh along the coast. If you could Share and or Sponsor would be great. Many thanks to All!!

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    • Julie thomas3 months ago
      Julie thomas

      Julie thomas

      3 months ago

      So we are now booked. Managed to get a great Deal and sweet talked Disney into a large Discount. We still need to get together Travel Expenses, Ferry, Fuel, Toll fees, plus the bits to make the car road legal in France, altogether i think this will work out around £650, so lets try and get that together, plus would be nice to have some extra for mementos and food.

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    • Julie thomas3 months ago
      Julie thomas

      Julie thomas

      3 months ago
      Update from the Page owner

      And We are booked!!!!

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    Supporters

    47

    • John Ellames

      John Ellames

      Dec 19, 2017

      Enjoy DisneyRe Andy's walkJohn Ellames

      £10.00

    • John wood

      John wood

      Dec 19, 2017

      Have a great time in Disney remains Andy's walk Albert

      £10.00

    • Mary

      Mary

      Nov 30, 2017

      Well done Andy for all those steps for a good causeMaryxx

      £10.00

    • Vince and Kelly

      Vince and Kelly

      Nov 25, 2017

      Good luck re Andy's walkAlan and Mary was re Andy's walk as well

      £10.00

    • Alan Webb

      Alan Webb

      Nov 25, 2017

      Good luck Alan Mary

      £20.00

    • Mick and Helen

      Mick and Helen

      Nov 21, 2017

      Re Andy's marathon walkMick and Helen

      £10.00

    • Nicky and Rob Snow

      Nicky and Rob Snow

      Nov 20, 2017

      May his dreams come true ❤ x

      £30.00

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