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Weʼre raising £450 to Motor Neurone disease (MND) Association.

Dewsbury, UK

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Last December a colleague of ours Nick Smith lost his life to Motor Neurone Disease (MND). Nick was a real character and liked by everyone at work, he was young, outgoing, always had a smile on his face and had time for everyone. Rarely a day goes by without us thinking or talking about Nick at work . He was a sportsman, he loved rugby which helped a group of us decide we wanted to raise money for MND by doing a physically challenging event, we would raise that money by doing the race Nick had previously done The Great North Run..... half marathon, 13.1 miles in honour of Nick, we are not runners and this will be a challenge for all of us Gemma, Amina, Emma and myself, but we are determined to get round!!!!

So please donate anything you can to this cause and give us that support to Keep Running!!

There is a 1 in 300 risk of getting MND across a lifetime. It can affect adults of any age. MND can affect how you walk, talk, eat, drink and breathe. Some people also experience changes to their thinking and behaviour. However, MND affects everyone differently. Not all symptoms will affect everyone, or in the same order. Symptoms also progress at varying speeds, which makes the course of the disease difficult to predict. MND is life-shortening and there is no cure. Although the disease will progress, symptoms can be managed to help achieve the best possible quality of life.

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    10

    • Sue Carr

      Sue Carr

      Aug 17, 2018

      You can do it Gemma. Good luck to you and the girls. Love Sue and Barry xx 🏃‍♀️🏃‍♀️❤

      £20.00

    • Susan Smithson

      Susan Smithson

      Aug 16, 2018

      Good luck Gemma & friends, hope you raise lots of money for a worthy cause xx sue &sam xx

      £20.00

    • Sheena Rourke

      Sheena Rourke

      Aug 15, 2018

      Keep on running 🏃‍♀️

      £20.00

    • Rebecca Rourke

      Rebecca Rourke

      Aug 14, 2018

      £30.00

    • lesley shotton

      lesley shotton

      Aug 14, 2018

      Good luck to you all.

      £20.00

    • Dawn Webster

      Dawn Webster

      Aug 13, 2018

      £10.00

    • Heather Slim

      Heather Slim

      Aug 13, 2018

      Good luck ladies x

      £13.11

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