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Family G is crowdfunding

61%
£31,180
raised of £51,000 target by 532 supporters

Weʼre raising £51,000 to donate to Richard's chosen charities, St John's Hospice, Moggerhanger where he spent his final weeks, and the Bedford Hospital Primrose Unit

Bedford
29 days to go

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Rich Garrett died after a brave 9 year battle with cancer on the 22nd of December 2018. He was a kind, courageous and hilarious man who touched the lives of many all over the world. Before his death he requested that money be raised in his name for St John's Hospice, Moggerhanger (Charity No. 1052076 Ref. No.05494), where he was brilliantly looked after in his final weeks, and The Bedford Hospital Primrose Unit (Primrose Unit Fund 013096, Charity Number 1061003), where he had been cared for as a patient throughout his illness.

Richard asked that when remembering him, we think of the laughter over any sadness.

Over the coming months we will be launching a number of fundraising activities and events, please keep your eye on this page for the latest updates and let us know if you want to be involved. After all our original targets were surpassed, we’ve set the goal to £51,000 as Rich was 51 when he died. We’re also going to attempt 51 challenges in his name.

We have been overwhelmed by the outpouring of love and support you have given us - we cannot thank you enough.

Family G x

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  • Family G1 year ago
    Family G

    Family G

    1 year ago

    We've hit £9000! Thank you so much everyone for your kindness and generosity. Just a reminder Rich's Thanksgiving Service is on Sunday, 2pm, at Bedford School and all are welcome x

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  • Family G1 year ago
    Family G

    Family G

    1 year ago

    Thank you so much for your donations, we can’t believe how much we’ve managed to raise! We’ve increased the target once more to £9000 as this is how much it costs St John’s Hospice to run per day x

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  • Family G1 year ago
    Family G

    Family G

    1 year ago

    Target 4 hit on day 4 so we’ve set the bar a bit higher! Can we get to £6000 for Rich? x

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1 year ago

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Page last updated on: 5/14/2020 10.58

Supporters

532

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    May 14, 2020

    £50.00

  • Karma Curry

    Karma Curry

    Apr 22, 2020

    A little gift for a great charity! This is a donation of 50% of the money taken from the tickets we sold for a curry tasting event we held in Bedford. Xxx

    £120.00

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Mar 16, 2020

    Good Luck ! xx

  • NL

    NL

    Feb 18, 2020

    Proud to be supporting a great cause!

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Feb 10, 2020

    Donations taken from the Pavilion at the Park Carol service on Sunday 8th December for the Sue Ryder St John's Hospice at Moggerhanger £98.01

    £98.01

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Feb 10, 2020

    Collection taken for The Primrose Unit, Bedford Hospital at The Pavilion at the Park Carol Service Sunday December 8th - total £107.03

    £107.03

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Feb 10, 2020

    £30 from Bedlam Theatre for Improverts Door Sales

    £30.00

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