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£100raised of £200 target by 7 supporters

    Weʼve raised £100 to Help a victim of domestic violence and her son

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    Funded on Sunday, 4th December 2016

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    I'm asking for the help and support of my amazing friends for a woman and child in dire straits. These people are very dear to me and really need all the help they can get.

    Earlier in 2016, I raised money for a friend in need in dreadful circumstances. Following a phenomenal response to that campaign, I've been approached to help another woman in immediate need of financial support. I've given them a few bits to get started but I'm now hoping for contributions from those around me.

    Having found the courage to leave an abusive relationship, and with her child in tow, my friend Mrs X was subjected to a 2 year campaign of terror and stalking. The abuser tried to kick his way into the home, left his car parked nearby just to send a message, put letters through the door, threatened to leave them in poverty... The abuser has changed jobs numerous times to avoid the CSA for child maintenance, resulting in thousands of pounds of debt. The wonderful child that came from this relationship, a friend of my M&Ms, had his presents taken away by his father with only days until Christmas.

    Then, following a break-in, which occurred on a night when the victim was working and the child was with relatives, Mrs X had to abandon the home with only her child and whatever she could carry. Having spent months living with family, they're now looking to begin again with nothing. The house was trashed and nothing was salvaged.

    Mrs X and her child have found somewhere to live but have absolutely no furniture, no belongings and nowhere to turn as companies come looking for the debt due to them and the abuser continues to avoid the system. All earnings of Mrs X are going to pay off debts for a home she no longer lives in and possessions she hasn't seen in almost a year.

    I know money is a precious commodity, but if anyone reading this has even £1 to spare, it would go far in helping a family in a desperate situation. Thank you. FeeGee



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      • Claire Ferguson

        Claire Ferguson

        Nov 18, 2016

        Wish it could be more sorry honey! Hope you reach your target xxx


      • anne smith

        anne smith

        Nov 17, 2016

        What a lovely. thoughtful friend you are Fiona :) Your friend , although going through this hell, is so blessed having you in her life .xx


      • Loz McGibbon

        Loz McGibbon

        Oct 29, 2016

        :) Xx


      • Alison C Tait

        Alison C Tait

        Oct 25, 2016

        Wishing your friend all the best for the future x


      • jayne brawn

        jayne brawn

        Oct 25, 2016

        good luck


      • Alicia vandermotten

        Alicia vandermotten

        Oct 25, 2016

        Happy birthday 😀 things will get better.


      • Pauline  Singleton

        Pauline Singleton

        Oct 25, 2016

        With love ..xxx


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      Fiona Gibson

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      I'm a passionate supporter of people. I firmly believe that money, like happiness, is meant to be shared. I personally support Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus Scotland due to family ties, but I'm always willing to help people in need. I believe in a world of fairness, peace and love.x

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