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£772raised of £2,000 target by 27 supporters

    Weʼve raised £772 to help my son get an electric wheelchair. He suffers from Marfan Syndrome and hyper joint mobility which is very painful.

    Rochdale, United Kingdom
    Funded on Sunday, 15th October 2017

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    My son Gary Cooper is 28 yrs old. He was born with Marfan Syndrome which means that he doesnt have the full percentage of connective tissue in his body called fibrilin. This causes all kinds of health problems. He also has Joint Hyper mobility which means that his joints dislocate regularly and painfully. The doctors have told him that any combination of pain tablets will not help him.

    Gary has also been told that because he doesnt need wheelchair in his small flat they cannot help him.

    Gary is qualified entomologist teacher who would like to return to work but needs a wheelchair and get his pain on track before he can look at going back to work.

    Can you help by giving donation so this young man can once again get back into society. It would be a blessing.



    • Gillian Percy1 year ago
      Gillian Percy

      Gillian Percy

      1 year ago

      Wow we have raised enough for the wheelchair. Gary and i think you are all amazing. Look out for a pic with gary and his new chair that you have all helped him get and get back into society and a step nearer to getting back to the job he loves. A MASSIVE THANK YOUSSSSS

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    • Gillian Percy1 year ago
      Gillian Percy

      Gillian Percy

      1 year ago

      Wow we are upto 617 thank you all so much xx

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    Page last updated on: 10/14/2017 6:19 PM



    • Ian Lord

      Ian Lord

      Oct 14, 2017

      Gary, hope this helps to give you your independence back and get your career back on track. Ian, Lucie & Quin X

    • Rae Kershaw

      Rae Kershaw

      Oct 4, 2017

      Love you, Gary! ❤️


    • Megan Lea

      Megan Lea

      Sep 27, 2017

      Love you cuz xx


    • Nicola Wood

      Nicola Wood

      Sep 24, 2017

      All the best for the half marathon!


    • Sami Al-Janabi

      Sami Al-Janabi

      Sep 24, 2017

      My best wishes to Gary, I really hope he gets his wheelchair soon x


    • Lee QUAYLE

      Lee QUAYLE

      Sep 23, 2017


    • Laura Benson

      Laura Benson

      Sep 23, 2017



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    Gillian Percy

    Gillian Percy

    Rochdale, United Kingdom

    Seeing Gary in pain everyday is awful. We are hoping to get him a wheelchair so he can have a life and get out into the community and back to work.

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