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£1,450raised of £1,434 target by 60 supporters

    Weʼve raised £1,450 to Help fund a suitable wheelchair for my severe M.E.

    Liverpool, UK
    Funded on Tuesday, 25th September 2018

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    My name is Sophie and I have a severe form of a nuerological, complex, multi-systemic disease called Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (M.E)

    My disease has left me bedridden permantly for months on end and I have been severely affected for over 2 years since the birth of my son at the age of 19

    I have been suffering M.E. since I was just 10 years old

    without a suitable wheelchair I am unable to be downstairs, go on days out as a family, lay in the garden in a recliner position to see my 2 year old son play and also get to my hospital appointments without being transported in an ambulence stretcher.

    having a suitable wheelchair that can recline will enable me to be able to take part in a tiny portion of my previous life and will also mean I dont have to sit up in my old standard wheelchair as I suffer from Orthostatic Intolerance, which means I am physically unable to remain upright in a sitting position

    for a 22 year old living life in bed, this is very difficult and my very severe M.E. means I dont really have a quality of life at all being confined to bed

    All funding will go directly to myself to help me buy a wheelchair that will give me some small form of independence (even with my partner pushing me) away from my bed aslong as I am able to reach my target with all your help!

    I am aiming to reach my target by September 25th!

    Please help make this happen!

    I will be extremely appreciative of any donations no matter how small.

    if you cannot donate, it would be also appreciated if you could share!

    thank you!

    {Below is an image of the wheelchair I want}



    • Sophie Cooklynn10 months ago
      Sophie Cooklynn

      Sophie Cooklynn

      10 months ago

      WE DID IT!!! 😱 Thank you so so much to everyone who helped us reach this far in just 4 days!!! A huge amount of love goes to ALL who have donated and shared! Without any of you this would not have been possible! We are extremely grateful more than we could ever say! We will never forget the support we’ve been given from all of you in order to help us become a family again! Words will never be enough and we can’t thank enough either to show our gratitude! THANK YOU!!! 😍 The rest of the money will be funded by a charity! 🍾🥂⭐️💙⭐️🥂🍾

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    • Sophie Cooklynn11 months ago
      Sophie Cooklynn

      Sophie Cooklynn

      11 months ago

      WOW! We have almost reached £700 in just a little over 24hours!!! 😱😍 🌀I have been told that if I can reach ‘£1000’ An army charity will donate the rest amount of money that is needed to reach our target! (My fiancé is ex-army)🌀 Thank you to EVERYONE who has donated, big or small! I have so much gratitude to those who have also shared across social media! All donations mean the world to me, my fiancé Phil and our little boy Lucas! Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! 🔹The deadline will be on September 25th🔹 💙🤗💙🤗💙🤗💙🤗💙

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    11 months ago

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    Page last updated on: 7/17/2018 10.31



    • Nathan


      Jul 17, 2018


    • Dave Meadows

      Dave Meadows

      Jul 14, 2018

      Good luck


    • Michelle Roach

      Michelle Roach

      Jul 12, 2018


    • Amy


      Jul 12, 2018

      I'm another sufferer with total sympathy for your situation.

    • Hay Green

      Hay Green

      Jul 12, 2018

      I wish it could be more sweetie but I hope this helps xxx


    • Anonymous


      Jul 12, 2018


    • Anonymous


      Jul 12, 2018


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    Liverpool, UK

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