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£7,928
raised of £10,000 target by 44 supporters

    Weʼve raised £7,928 to help care for William

    Leicester
    Funded on Saturday, 10th April 2021

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    Story

    Why William?

    Meet William a very quirky, happy go lucky 7 year old boy.

    On the 6th Feb 2019 William was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia! A rare cancer of the blood and bone marrow that occurs when abnormal cells in his body begin to grow out of control.

    Williams life has been turned upside down and can no longer live the normal life that he used to know, William is undergoing a intense regime of chemotherapy which is designed to attack the cancer cells in his body, William is now classed as Neutropenic which means his white blood cells (ones that fight infection) do not exist, basically has no immune system leaving him open to infections if not managed properly.

    For the next three years William will under go a lot of treatments in an aim to make him better and cure him, we have took on the role of carers as well as parents and at first we thought we could manage but no we have realised that it is going to be a very stressful and expensive three years.

    We have come to Just Giving for help to raise money to assist in Williams care, what we earn will not cover everything from: Trips to the hospital on a regular basis To essentials like food (a special diet due to being neutropenic) and Clothing, Towels and Bedding (due to the chemo making him very ill), all the money raised will go to William to make his treatment as comfortable as possible and provide all the necessities he needs over the next three years.

    Thank you for taking time to read our story and much love if you can support our little William in his journey.

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    • Kev Hawkins-Oldfield3 years ago
      Kev Hawkins-Oldfield

      Kev Hawkins-Oldfield

      3 years ago

      We really really appreciate all the love and support for our little boy William! we recently hit the 50% Milestone which is absolutely amazing and you can see how amazing by the look on Williams face. The money raised will make a massive difference to Williams environment and care he receives and all of Williams supporters have made that possible. Once again a massive thank to all who have been involved and much love and respect to you all!

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    Supporters

    44

    • Barbara von Ow

      Barbara von Ow

      Nov 22, 2019

      Hope William is continuing to improve! Sending lots of love!

    • Rudkin & Herbert Ltd.

      Rudkin & Herbert Ltd.

      Nov 7, 2019

      Best wishes for to William and the family! We, in the Rudkin & Herbert gang, hope this donation will help towards William's cause. - Rudkin & Herbert Team

      £100.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Nov 6, 2019

      Autumn Fayre fundraising for William at Knighton Mead Primary Academy

      £485.69

    • Jatin Patel

      Jatin Patel

      Sep 9, 2019

      Great work Jo and Amy :) x

      £5.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Sep 9, 2019

      Hope the wolf run went well Jo and Amy x

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Sep 6, 2019

      Good luck Jo and Amy!!Ross

      £10.00

    • Sarah Horbury

      Sarah Horbury

      Aug 22, 2019

      Good luck to Jo and Amy on the Wolf Run! Sending best wishes to William and family x

      £20.00

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