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Weʼre raising £1,500 to Fund Sporting Wishes for disadvantaged children or children with life threatening illnesses.

Cambridge, UK

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As you may know, I am Charity Champion for Sports Connection Foundation. My role is to raise money to fund Sporting Wishes for disadvantaged children, and children with life shortening or threatening illnesses. These sporting experiences give the children something to look forward to and really put smiles back on the faces of the children and their families.

A number of the children we work with lose their hair due to treatments they need to have related to their illness, so on Sunday 19th August 2018 I am going to be shaving my hair off to try and raise as much money as possible at the same time raising awareness of the charity and what we do.

The average cost of a sporting wish is £1500, so this is my target.

If you know me well you'll know that I am quite precious about my hair and spend a fair bit of time in the mirror styling it. Some of the children we have worked with are looking forward to helping me shave it all off!

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    85

    • Keely Keely

      Keely Keely

      Aug 18, 2018

      Good luck tomorrow mate!

      £10.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Aug 18, 2018

      £20.00

    • Callum Munden

      Callum Munden

      Aug 18, 2018

      Great cause mate. Good thinking to get it all off before it starts receding 🙈

      £10.00

    • Josh Turner

      Josh Turner

      Aug 18, 2018

      Great work simmo! Look forward to seeing your new trim 💙😄

      £10.00

    • Luke Butcher

      Luke Butcher

      Aug 18, 2018

      Well done mate, great cause! Looking forward to seeing the new do x

      £20.00

    • Ross Paterson

      Ross Paterson

      Aug 18, 2018

      Great effort Simmo 🙌🏼 Might gain few yards of pace back taking the Lego head off x

      £20.00

    • Lisa Snare

      Lisa Snare

      Aug 17, 2018

      Alright baldy!! At least yours will grow back!!

      £10.00

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    Gareth Simpson

    Gareth Simpson

    Cambridge, UK

    Charity Champion - Sports Connections Foundation Raised £18,500 to fund Sporting Wishes in the past 2 years

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