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Closed 18/07/2018

raised of £7,000 target by 13 supporters

    Weʼve raised £432 to Help FASD Aware NI to raise awareness and prevention of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder and to provide support to those affected by FASD.

    Funded on Wednesday, 18th July 2018

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    Duncan is a recovering alcoholic and has just celebrated 4 years of sobriety. Having been given a second chance at life he decided he wanted to give something back. In 2015 he mountain biked across the Lake District, the Yorkshire Dales and the North York Moors and raised just under £7000 for the rehab unit that helped to save him from addiction.

    This year Duncan is back on the road, mountain and moors and his chosen charity is FASD Aware NI. Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) are a series of disorders that affect babies when they are exposed to alcohol during pregnancy including brain damage.

    Duncan and his friend Michelle will be completing a two day triathlon running, mountian biking and kayaking across Scotland. With his wife (in a powered vehicle) running the support team, they aim to raise as much money and awareness as possible for this small charity.

    The funds will be used for the following:

    To help families affect by FASD to get the right diagnose and support.

    To help run support groups for the children and families affected by FASD.

    To help with the creation of Youth Gaming Groups for children affected by FASD.

    To help us change the NHS guidelines to include the dangers of alcohol consumption during pregnancy.

    Please share and help if you are able.

    Regular updates on Duncan's training will follow @FASDAwareNI



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      • Katya Harvey-Taylor

        Katya Harvey-Taylor

        Jul 9, 2018


      • David Edwards

        David Edwards

        Jul 2, 2018


      • Copeland Family

        Copeland Family

        Jun 22, 2018

        Good luck Duncan! You can do it! Love from all the Copelands X


      • Marie Hallowes

        Marie Hallowes

        Jun 13, 2018

        Donation from M Ladbrook Ltd (Ladbrook Insurance) in support of FASD Aware NI. Good luck!


      • Lesley Nell

        Lesley Nell

        Jun 12, 2018

        Well done for signing up to this challenge for a charity that you're passionate about. All the best for a successful event.


      • Anonymous


        Jun 12, 2018

      • Mary Clarke

        Mary Clarke

        May 22, 2018


      Great people make things happen

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      FASD Aware NI

      FASD Aware NI

      FASD Aware NI is a small Northern Irish charity that provide support to children and families affected by Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder and we work on raising awareness and prevention of FASD. For more information please visit @FASDAwareNI FASD Aware NI (FB)

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