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£2,215raised of £10,000 target by 90 supporters

Weʼre raising £10,000 to help fund the start of 'The Vow' a charity that aims to support bereaved parents and purchase hospital equipment.

Worcester, UK

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The charity is being set up in memory of our beautiful 2 year old son who was unexpectedly and tragically taken from us before our eyes. The pain and trauma cannot be put into words. The heartbreak is too unimaginable to bare thinking about unless you have painstakingly experienced it yourself. Our heart aches every second and will be forever broken.

Our hope is to be able to offer some tranquillity and much needed space to bereaved parents and siblings who have been bereaved by a sudden and unexpected loss of their child/ren. We hope to offer week long breaks to a remote and peaceful island that offers peace to grieve without any financial burden or tourist hype.

No parent should have to lose their child. Many ask how we survive. The tragic answer is we have no choice. Everyday is a battle of more emotions than most will ever experience in a lifetime. We hope that nobody reading this has to experience.

In addition we would like to fund much needed equipment for the children's ward who fought non stop in their efforts to save our son. The medical teams are under immense pressure and should have as much equipment as they need on hand at all times. We are currently in discussion with the ward as to what equipment would be most beneficial to them.

We are the proudest parents and family of the world's most perfect and beautiful little boy. We are all desperately lost without him. He was and remains the light of our life. Our cheeky little dude who loved to love and laugh. He will live on through us, his caring nature and wanting to make sure we were ok. Now its our turn to care and help others establish a new 'ok'; this promise is our vow. Until we are reunited.

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  • The Vow2 months ago
    The Vow

    The Vow

    2 months ago

    Hello everyone. Just wanted to say we are so overwhelmed by all of the donations to date and truly appreciate every penny. If we have not yet thanked you personally please know we are extremely grateful. So honoured to have such lovely people in our lives supporting us. And to those of you who are currently fundraising, have fundraised or are planning a fundraising event, thank you... your efforts mean the world xxx

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4 months ago

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Page last updated on: 6/12/2018 5:47 AM

Supporters

90

  • Lucy Bailey

    Lucy Bailey

    Jun 12, 2018

    Lots of love from woof woof (&his grateful family!) xxxx

    £100.00

  • Annie bird

    Annie bird

    May 21, 2018

    Well done on the marathon Anne-Marie. Love Uncle Anthony xx

    £20.00

  • Steven bird

    Steven bird

    May 11, 2018

    A special cause. Love Jim and Barbara Bottrell xx

    £20.00

  • Mary Johnson

    Mary Johnson

    May 6, 2018

    So very blinking proud of you Annie Bird! Such a worthwhile cause - thinking of little Jonah x x x

  • Annie bird

    Annie bird

    May 2, 2018

    Well done Annie. Love Zita xx

    £10.00

  • Hannah Hutchinson

    Hannah Hutchinson

    Apr 30, 2018

    Well done Annie, you are AMAZING!! XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX

    £20.00

  • Steven bird

    Steven bird

    Apr 29, 2018

    Well done love Jo Joyce and family xx

    £10.00

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The Vow

The Vow

Worcester, UK

We are the proudest parents and family of the world's most perfect and beautiful little boy. We are all desperately lost without him. He was and remains the light of our life. Our cheeky little dude who loved to love and laugh. He will live on through us; this promise is our vow

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