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£2,900raised of £2,000 target by 83 supporters

    Weʼve raised £2,900 to Raise funds for Park Lodge Strictly & The NI Children's Hospice

    Location
    Belfast, United Kingdom
    Time left
    Funded on Friday, 2nd December 2016

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    Story

    I had hoped to do something spectacular to commemorate my 50th birthday such as running over Ben Nevis or cycling the Alps. Instead I will be dancing in front of 1000 people in the Whitla Hall on 19th November (tickets still available) in "Strictly Park Lodge".Those who know me will understand just how far this is outside my comfort zone as grace and agility are not my strengths.
    Park Lodge Primary School has served the community in North Belfast for over 50 years. It has educated me and my four children. We aim to raise funds to replace much needed resources, to provide a literacy programme and enhance the assistance given to those children with special needs.
    We are also raising money for NI Children's Hospice.The Hospice provided wonderful care to my much missed sister Lucy and needs our support to continue to provide that level of care.
    Please give generously.

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    • matthew higgins

      matthew higgins

      5 months ago

      matthew higgins

      Thank you for your support over £2000 £2000 +raised.If my facebook friends £2000 raised. £2000+ so far thank you. A £5/£10 donation will make a huge difference to special needs in school.

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    • matthew higgins

      matthew higgins

      6 months ago

      matthew higgins

      Thank you for all the support thus far. The song and dance were revealed on Sunday. We are waltzing. All grace and poise!

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    83

    • Stephen Bannon

      Stephen Bannon

      Nov 30, 2016

      Well done Matt for the dancing, winning and fundraising!Stephen and Val

      £10.00

    • alan ryan

      alan ryan

      Nov 30, 2016

      Tickets and an extra few bob Matt. Well done on a fab night and congrats on your inevitable victory !!! al ur pal

      £75.00

    • Jeanne Kempton

      Jeanne Kempton

      Nov 29, 2016

      £20.00

    • Peter & Eilish O'Brien

      Peter & Eilish O'Brien

      Nov 28, 2016

      Congratulations to you and Christine - well done (and all with a wonky knee!)

      £20.00

    • M & K Glennon

      M & K Glennon

      Nov 24, 2016

      Well done Matt and you took 1st prize! Cheers Mike & Karen Glennon

      £20.00

    • paul Stedman

      paul Stedman

      Nov 22, 2016

      mattyou have not changed one bit !! throw yourself into absolutely anything and see what comes out the other end !! we must get together sometime next yearlove to you and the familyPaul

      £50.00

    • David Heraghty

      David Heraghty

      Nov 21, 2016

      I would have paid good money to to have had to watch you dance, Matt!

      £20.00

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    matthew higgins

    matthew higgins

    Belfast, United Kingdom

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