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Weʼre raising £3,000 to help support the local charities SNAPS and CP teens. We are also fundraising to support James with communication equipment and software.

Shipley, Bradford
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This year we have decided to set up a year of fundraising called 'the butterfly effect 2019'. The title suggests that if we all do something small it can have a significant impact on some fantastic causes.

We will be raising money for SNAPS (Leeds) who provide James with subsidised hydrotherapy with a physiotherapist on a weekly basis. The group also provides family support and activities that benefit us and Emily as well as James.

We will also be raising money for CP teens who provide social opportunities and support for young people with Cerebral Palsy or physical difficulties. We would love James to be able meet other people and make friends with individuals who understand his needs in the future.

Finally, we would also like to raise some funds to support James' communication needs. We are hoping he will get an eye gaze communication device on loan from the NHS but we are anxious about how long this might take and whether it will be a long term loan. Therefore, any money raised on his behalf will be saved and used to purchase a device or software ourselves in the future if needed.

We are asking family and friends to help us fundraise so we can raise as much money as possible which will have a significant impact on these charities/causes. We will be organising events such as bake sales and online auctions throughout the year but I am mainly working towards completing the Yorkshire Marathon in October 2019!

I do love running and it is great for my mental health, especially since having James. I have completed a few half marathons in the last year but as I write this the thought of doing double a half marathon makes me feel a little bit sick! Therefore, any encouragement to push myself via sponsorship for these fantastic causes would be wonderful!

Ultimately, money raised will have an impact on James' future, physically, cognitively and socially which supports his journey to independence. #jamesjourney

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    2 months ago

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  • Sarah Dunn2 months ago
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    Sarah Dunn

    2 months ago

    Thanks you all for your hardworking fundraising! We are delighted to announce that we have surpassed our original target of £3000 which is amazing! As promised last Sunday I also completed the Yorshire marathon!

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Page last updated on: 12/6/2019 14.01

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103

  • Skipton Boat Trips

    Skipton Boat Trips

    Dec 6, 2019

    £100.00

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Dec 2, 2019

    To add to the proceeds from the concert.

    £10.00

  • Damian Oxborough

    Damian Oxborough

    Dec 2, 2019

    Here's the other £100 from yesterday, Sarah. :)

    £100.00

  • Sarah Dunn

    Sarah Dunn

    Dec 1, 2019

    Many thanks to Damian and his students for raising money at their festive concert. As requested funds will go directly towards an eye gaze communication device for James. Thank you very much xx

    £375.00

  • Gemma squire

    Gemma squire

    Nov 26, 2019

    Not doing Xmas cards this year and wanted to donate what I would have spent on cards and stamps! Hope this small amount helps x

    £30.00

  • Joanna Naylor

    Joanna Naylor

    Nov 22, 2019

    Katy's sober october! x

    £40.00

  • Joanna Naylor

    Joanna Naylor

    Nov 1, 2019

    Sober October donations from me and my family Xx

    £100.00

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