Weʼve raised £70 to help raise funds and awareness for a rare childhood cancer condition LCH - Langerhans Cells Histiocytosis
- Southend-on-Sea, UK
- Funded on Saturday, 27th October 2018
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A year ago close friends were put through a parents worst nightmare when their gorgeous little girl got diagnosed with a rare form of cancer. Endless trips back and fourth waiting for a diagnosis was unbearable but thankfully they received some good news that their little girls tumour was benign. Unfortunately this is something that will remain ongoing for them as they continue to monitor as she grows. A horrible cloud to have hanging over anyones head. Due to its rarity, only 50 children in the UK, its diagnosis can be a long and painful process, like in this case. It was only by going through a private consultant that the condition was recognised but in many cases this wouldn't be an option. More research and awareness needs to be made and I hope that I can do my bit to raise money so it can help prevent other families going through such a horrible long ordeal.
I will be taking part in the Southend colourthon half marathon on 7th July 2018 to raise funds for HistioUK
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Harriette Pennington started crowdfunding
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Good luck chick!! Will be thinking of you! Such a great cause ♥️ Love you lots xxx
Jun 29, 2018
Good luck hun, amazing what your doing ❤
Jun 29, 2018
Good luck chick x
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