Weʼve raised £105 to give Damien some time to grieve before he needs to worry about finding a job.
- Funded on Sunday, 30th September 2018
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On Friday 18th of May, Damien lost his fiancee and partner of five years, Cherry. As if the devastation of losing her wasn't enough, he's now in financial crisis. Cherry was claiming ESA and housing benefit for both of them, and with her sudden passing Damien now has to worry about rent, bills, and their joint debts.
There may be benefits that can help, but while he tries to fight through his grief to apply for them and waits for a decision, he risks losing his home. It would take time to find a job paying well enough to cover the rent as it is, but the bereavement is still so fresh and Damien needs time to grieve without worrying about employment.
This fund is being raised to try and take some of the pressure off while Damien comes to terms with his loss. Any amount donated will help, and if we reach the goal it should just about cover two months rent.
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Jun 8, 2018
Hi, hope this helps. thinking of you at this sad time. xxx
Jun 4, 2018
Thinking of Damien.. love kath and terry(sorry not more surviving on sporadic money too!)
May 31, 2018
May 31, 2018
I asked My family & Friends to help with this, hope its enough
May 30, 2018
I haven't got much but I'm here if you need anything x
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