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Weʼre raising £10,000 to continue Max's life saving treatments in America

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On the 9th September 21 DELL EMC employees and partners from the manufacturing and utilities sector & DellEMC Manchester will be completing the EPIC endurance event that is Tough Mudder. Some say this is even more challenging than a QBR! (I’m not so sure).

Our Tough Mudder Nutters are fundraising for 10 year old Max, the son of Paul Bailey.

12 miles of mud and obstacles, testing mental and physical strength. All to fund Max’s life saving therapies in America. Now an essential annual fundraiser - it guarantees one of his four critical therapy trips to America each year.

Max needs surgery to prevent his collapsing spine from becoming life threatening. Here in the UK it means inserting metal rods along the length of his spine. It's nasty, invasive surgery leaving a scar the full length of his back. He will require repeated surgeries every 3 to 6 months to lengthen the rods through his growth spurts for around 7 years. Ultimately he'll likely require his spine fused solid and be left with life-long disability and pain management.

America has dedicated, multi-disciplinary Scoliosis Care Centres addressing physical, neurological and genetic influences. This holistic approach aims to prevent surgery. With that knowledge, the UK’s barbaric and irreversible surgery, with life-long problems is simply not an option.

Max has been travelling to America for 18 months. He saw immediate and amazing results, and continues to improve. We must continue to fund his trips until we can bring these innovative therapies to the UK to help Max and many more children.

Please support your heroic colleagues, friends and family in this epic event.

Best regards,

Paul Bailey.

07584 509465

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  • Paul Baileya month ago
    Paul Bailey

    Paul Bailey

    a month ago

    Hi All, The donation page is launched, lets all become pests and get loads of sponsorship.

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  • Jamie Alvey

    Jamie Alvey

    Sep 21, 2017

    Well done Grant and all the team! Sounds like it was a great effort and a great cause. All the best The Alveys 👍🏻


  • Charlotte Campbell

    Charlotte Campbell

    Sep 20, 2017


  • Gareth Miles (DELL EMC)

    Gareth Miles (DELL EMC)

    Sep 20, 2017

    Well done to Team MAX. Good Luck with the fundraising.


  • Jon Souch

    Jon Souch

    Sep 19, 2017

    Good luck guys!


  • Dave Stanley

    Dave Stanley

    Sep 19, 2017


  • David Hunt

    David Hunt

    Sep 19, 2017


  • Stuart Abbott

    Stuart Abbott

    Sep 19, 2017

    If Clare Brown can get concussed supporting you Paul, we can all give a little. Great job team and great cause!


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