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£3,975raised of £4,000 target by 115 supporters

    Weʼve raised £3,975 to raise money for Lewis he has been diagnosed with a brain tumour. He would like to go on holiday when he has finished his treatment....

    Location
    Swadlincote, United Kingdom
    Time left
    Funded on Monday, 26th December 2016

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    Story

    On Friday 4th November 2016 our world was turned upside down. Lewis (our grandson, just turned 7years) was diagnosed with a Medullosblastoma brain tumour, the scan also revealed smaller tumours in his spine and elsewhere in his brain.

    We are raising funds for Lewis to look forward to a special holiday once the invasive treatment of high dose chemotherapy and radiotherapy is completed and he is feeling well enough to travel.

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    • Linda Dakin

      Linda Dakin

      6 months ago

      Linda Dakin

      Lewis is now in isolation following his first invasive bout of chemotherapy - his bloods have dropped so extreme care must be taken until the levels are back up. We really hope Lewis will be able to come home for a few days over Christmas, he will then have the next course of treatment - Radiotherapy. Lewis has a long road ahead of him..... We can't thank you enough to everyone who has gifted to Lewis, and the support for us all. Linda (Nanna)

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    • Linda Dakin

      Linda Dakin

      6 months ago

      Linda Dakin

      Lewis is in Sheffield for his Stem cell procedure today and then it will be his chemotherapy.... Hang in there Lewis we all love you so much xxxx

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    • Linda Dakin

      Linda Dakin

      6 months ago

      Linda Dakin

      We are all truly humbled by everyone's generosity - thank you so much for all your gifted money, Lewis can choose the holiday/holidays/days out it will be something very special for him and his family to share. Love Linda and family xxxx

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    115

    • Claudia and Daniel

      Claudia and Daniel

      Dec 24, 2016

      Hope all goes well with your treatment Lewis and have a lovely Christmas xx

      £10.00

    • Sharon Chevin

      Sharon Chevin

      Dec 22, 2016

      This is in lieu of sending Christmas cards. We wish you all the best Lewis and especially from our little boy Joshua who is in the year below you at school.

      £20.00

    • Sharon Brittain

      Sharon Brittain

      Dec 22, 2016

      Put this towards the cave or the holiday, whatever brightens his day....and yours. Enjoy some family time together. Love to you all for Christmas and the New Year. Love Sharon and Dave xxx

      £20.00

    • Caroline Ward

      Caroline Ward

      Dec 20, 2016

      Just a little something sending love to everyone xx

      £20.00

    • Roz Watkins

      Roz Watkins

      Dec 17, 2016

      Hope this is a little help with Lewis's cave. He has amazing friends and family! Love, Roz x

      £50.00

    • Helen Watmough

      Helen Watmough

      Dec 16, 2016

      Best of luck Lewis, hope you feel better soon xx

      £10.00

    • Rachel Wright

      Rachel Wright

      Dec 15, 2016

      Well done to everyone who braved the shave! Hope you feel better soon Lewis and enjoy a lovely holiday, you sound like a very special brave boy.xx

      £10.00

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    Linda Dakin

    Linda Dakin

    Swadlincote, United Kingdom

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