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£300raised of £1,500 target by 9 supporters

Weʼre raising £1,500 to Give Julie a special Surprise gift to commemorate her life with G on her first Christmas without him...

Location
London, United Kingdom
Category
In memory
Time left
24 days to go

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Some people are Givers.

Some people are Takers.

Some people are just Grumpy Monsters who take up space and spew toxic rage.

Those of us who know J know that she is definitely the first sort of person - and we're lucky to count her as a friend.

Despite being a busy business woman and inspirational mum; she always has time for her friends - to listen to our issues, help solve our problems or share a laugh, make memories and lead us on adventures!

That's why we were all so happy when she hooked up with another Great Giver who lavished her with the attention and affection she needed and deserved after going through quite a rough patch in life.

And why his sudden passing last month is all the more devastating and heart breaking for everyone who knows and loves J.

G swooped J off her feet in a whirlwind of romance with the steadiness of a lifelong friend. This is the first Christmas without him.

A few of us wanted to find a way to give something special to our wonderful, generous friend.

The idea is to have an artist that she loves create a piece of work that depicts aspects of J’s life before, during and after G. It will include representations of her friends and family and the girls.

The artist, Fran Giffard, is local to South London. She draws birds on pages of her personal diaries blending text into art beautifully. Each piece is an original and is both personal with her notes and mental meanderings; and captivating in their ability to capture the movement and life of these beautiful creatures – from hummingbirds and flamingos to exotic birds from afar or everyday robins and yellow finches.

We’d like to give this to J as a Christmas gift showing her how much we all love her.

Anything over the target will be donated in G’s name for heart attack victims.

PS: It's a SURPRISE so pls don't share on Social Media. Please email this link on personally to friends who know and love Julie and may want to contribute.

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  • Reesa Amadeo Wolf

    Reesa Amadeo Wolf

    4 days ago

    Reesa Amadeo Wolf

    Thank you Lacks and friends for joining the project! J will be so touched to hear from you. We have three weeks to go before Christmas!

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9

  • Zaida Ross

    Zaida Ross

    Dec 5, 2016

    £50.00

  • Charlene Cain

    Charlene Cain

    Dec 3, 2016

    Wishing I could have been there to honour Gareth and support Julie and the girls. May his time with them, serve as a reminder that good does exist, and happiness, is possible- again and again!

    £30.00

  • The Kerrs

    The Kerrs

    Dec 2, 2016

    Thinking of you at Christmas. We remember Gareth talking about bird watching this past summer on the Island. xoxo

Reesa Amadeo Wolf

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Reesa Amadeo Wolf

Reesa Amadeo Wolf

London, United Kingdom

An old friend from Uni, a fellow Londoner (In fact she only came her because of me!) and still a good friend to this day.

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