Weʼve raised £4,930 to Send Grace on her Dream Hoilday to see The Ellen Show Live! Teenage Cancer Warrior Grace
- Cramlington, United Kingdom
- Funded on Saturday, 14th July 2018
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On 24th April 2017, our beautiful little Grace was diagnosed with Osteosarcoma in her right leg, just above her knee. She had been misdiagnosed with "growing pains" earlier in the year, but otherwise had been leading a normal and happy life, like any other sporty, fun loving 13 year old. Since her diagnosis she has already undergone 12 weeks of intensive chemo and on 10th August she had surgery to remove the tumour, her entire knee and the surrounding muscle and bone. She will now have to endure an additional 30 weeks of treatment. Throughout all of this, she has never lost that smile!
Her mother Jayne has been forced to give up her job to care for Grace, as she needs round the clock care both in hospital and when she comes home. Lots of friends and family have asked how they can help, we have therefore decided to set up a fundraising page, so that we can raise enough money to send Grace and her family on a much needed holiday after her treatment finishes next year and something for them all to look forward to over the coming months as Grace recovers from the arduous chemo and surgery.
In true Grace style, she has requested that some of the money raised be used to buy special gifts and treats for the amazing friends that she has made in hospital, so that they can have something special too!
- 1 year ago
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Jan 10, 2018
Rather than send work christmas card's we decided to pick a worthy cause to donate to and I got to pick!! Keep going with your amazing fight Grace... you rock!! With love from Neuro RVI
Dec 29, 2017
A little something To help make Graces dreams. Lots of love the Irvings xxxx
Dec 26, 2017
What a brave young lady, I do so hope you achieve this. I met Carolyn through “Recipe class” (Slimming world to the rest of us!) and purely by chance saw a Facebook post she’d put on. Lots of love xx
Victoria Kelsey & family
Dec 26, 2017
Dear Grace, you are an inspiration. Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a happy and healthy 2018 xx
Dec 19, 2017
Dec 14, 2017
To our dearest Grace,Love you more than you can imagine! Auntie Sara & Uncle Kev xxx
Dec 4, 2017
I’m a friend of Carolyn and just wanted to send the very best to Grace and your family and wanted to support such a wonderful cause this Christmas. Xx
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