Weʼve raised £60 to raise enough funds to host a cardiac screening event. Cardiac screening can help reduce sudden cardiac deaths by up to 89% in young people.
- Stourport-on-Severn, UK
- Funded on Monday, 17th June 2019
Crowdfunding is a new type of fundraising where you can raise funds for your own personal cause, even if you're not a registered nonprofit.
The page owner is responsible for the distribution of funds raised.
Stourport Swifts Juniors FC are a chartered standard club who have a wide range of teams ranging from Mini kickers aged 4-7 right up to U16's. We are passionate about helping our young players and the wider community.
There has been a lot of media coverage about young people that have suffered a sudden cardiac death as a result of an undiagosed cardiac condition. Cardiac Risk in the Young (www.c-r-y.org.uk) are an organisation who offer screening to young people between the ages of 14 and 35.
Our aim is to raise sufficient funds to enable us to host a screening event to screen our eligible players plus other young athletes in the community. However the cost of running such an event is between £5000 (weekday event) - £7500 (weekend event) and we need help raising monies to help us achieve our goals. We would love to be able to hold this as a annual event so that all players can have the opportunity to be screened once they become eligible.
Please give generously. Thank you.
Updates appear here
Karen Shepheard started crowdfunding
Leave a message of support
Feb 25, 2018
Definitely worth every penny as my boy plays football and enjoys every moment xx
Feb 24, 2018
For the benefit of my lovely grandsons
Feb 24, 2018
Crowdfunding stories like this
Great people make things happen
Do you know anyone in need or maybe want to help a local community cause?
Create you own page and donʼt let that cause go unfunded!About Crowdfunding