Weʼve raised £4,733 to Help Marie Clare cope with cancer and a new born baby!!!
- Inverness, United Kingdom
- Funded on Wednesday, 17th January 2018
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Last week my sister, Marie Clare was diagnosed with cancer, Hodgkin Lymphoma. It shook us to the core, not only for her sake but for the sake of her unborn child. She is 6 months pregnant. The baby is due December 4th. After having tried to conceive a baby for 7 years, when Marie Clare finally found out she was pregnant she had won the lottery!
Although there has been few studies on treatment while pregnant, the consultant wants to start chemotherapy straight away. It will steal the precious moments of a mother bonding with her newly born treasure through breast feeding and having the energy and strength to properly care for her infant.
As we live in Scotland, fortunately we have our national health to thank for free treatment. Sadly Marie Clare has recently changed jobs and only qualifies for statutory maternity pay. This is an extra worry that I would so very much like to alleviate.
My cause is to give Marie Clare some sort of comfort in knowing that she will have enough money to keep a roof over her head, food to keep her strength up and warm clothes for the new arrival.
Please be generous!
- 1 year ago
Chris Finlay1 year ago
WOW!!! What a totally staggering response we've had in just over a week!!! Its unbelievable that we have hit over 75% of our goal!!! Marie Clare and her husband Mark are truly overwhelmed with all the donations and want to thank everyone who has contributed thus far!!!
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Nov 28, 2017
Hope all goes well
Nov 28, 2017
Yvonne And Eoin Colgan
Nov 26, 2017
Sending our best wishes for Marie Claire, Mark and the new baby.
Nov 23, 2017
All the best Marie Clare this is as a result of our young people holding a fundraising event especially for you, by hosting a coffee morning and lots of cake baking. xxxx
Nov 6, 2017
Oct 25, 2017
Lots of love xxx
Faye and Sean (Ness Castle)
Oct 18, 2017
Thinking of you all!
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Inverness, United Kingdom
I am Marie Clare's younger brother and am trying to find anyway to help. I am a full time student at university and am desperate to ease the worry that she has for herself and her unborn child.