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£5,855raised of £1,000 target by 163 supporters

    Weʼve raised £5,855 to Help towards the travel and subsistence costs of Karen MacRae, whose daughter Eilidh had a serious accident whilst volunteering in Haiti.

    Isle of Skye, United Kingdom
    Funded on Saturday, 26th November 2016

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    The daughter of our conductor, Karen, was involved in a serious road accident in Haiti while working as a volunteer with the charity 'All Hands Volunteers'. Eilidh suffered serious injuries and was air-lifted to hospital in the Dominican Republic and has undergone several operations. Choir members have expressed a desire to raise funds for travel and subsistence to allow Karen and her family to be with Eilidh while she recovers in hospital. Any funds not required will be used to support the relief work in Haiti which has been devastated in the recent hurricane.



    • John Phillips3 years ago
      John Phillips

      John Phillips

      3 years ago

      As I see we have already reached our initial target of £500, I have raised it to £1000 to reflect the significant expense of Karen flying to the Dominican Republic at such short notice. Remember, any monies not going towards the immediate support of Karen and Eilidh will be donated to the charity Eilidh was working for.

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    Page last updated on: 11/22/2016 22.09



    • Donnie and Jane

      Donnie and Jane

      Nov 22, 2016

      Good news that Eilidh is back in Scotland,wishing her all the best for the future x


    • Dougie and Anne

      Dougie and Anne

      Nov 20, 2016

      Hope you are all ok xx


    • John Angus and Cathie

      John Angus and Cathie

      Nov 20, 2016

      We are thinking of you all and hope Eilidh is better x


    • Maggie Finlayson

      Maggie Finlayson

      Nov 20, 2016


    • Margaret Macquarrie

      Margaret Macquarrie

      Nov 19, 2016

      From Margaret Macquarrie, with best wishes for a speedy recovery for Eilidh.


    • Shona Cormack

      Shona Cormack

      Nov 16, 2016


    • Cumbernauld Gaelic Choir

      Cumbernauld Gaelic Choir

      Nov 15, 2016


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