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£5,317
raised of £5,000 target by 118 supporters

    Weʼve raised £5,317 to donate to the 3 medical centres which saved the lives of Martin and Eve Hibbert following the Manchester Bombing for @TheMHCF

    Manchester, UK
    Funded on Saturday, 30th June 2018

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    Story

    On 22nd May 2017, my friend and his daughter were out to have an amazing night watching Ariana Grande perform at the Manchester Arena. We all know what happened next.

    Martin and Eve were the closest people to the bomb who survived and without the incredible skill, care and talent of the staff at Salford Royal, Manchester Childrens Hospital and later on the Spinal Injury Unit at Southport, their lives would not have been saved.

    Martin and I are taking on the Manchester 10K together with the wonderful Richie Powell, former TeamGB Paralympian. It's our first race together, Martin's first since the bombing and the event happens almost 1 year to the day after that horrific night.

    I'm sure anyone looking at this page knows me and/or Martin and does not need me to convince them of anything, but from a personal perspective, I can honestly say that Martin's bravery, dedication and determination have been nothing short of an inspiration to me. He has never, for a second, let this slow him down or change his outlook on life and his attitude to the hand that he and his daughter have been dealt is nothing short of remarkable.

    I am honoured to count him as a friend.

    Without the amazing efforts of the countless people at the three institutions mentioned above who worked tirelessly and relentlessly on both my friend and his daughter, neither of them would be here today and the world would be a worse place.

    We are in the process of incorporating a charity to raise as much funding for these three amazing institutions as we possibly can over the next few weeks, months and hopefully years, but we won't be ready in time for our first challenge, so we'd love for you to donate to us here for now. All funds we raise will go to helping these amazing people do more work, with better equipment for more people. It's our sole focus.

    All proceeds will go to Salford Royal, Southport Spinal Unit & Manchester Children’s Hospitals, so please, give generously, however large or small an amount that may be.

    Thank you, in advance... We love you all.

    You can find me on twitter here: Lee on Twitter

    Martin here: Martin on Twitter

    Richie here: Richie on Twitter

    The Martin Hibbert Charity Foundation here: TheMHCF

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    • Lee and Martin4 years ago
      Lee and Martin

      Lee and Martin

      4 years ago

      Massive thank you to everyone who has donated so far!! You are all awesome! We are going to up the target and see how much we can get over the weekend!!

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    4 years ago

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    Page last updated on: 6/19/2018 20.27

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    118

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Jun 19, 2018

      £30.00

    • Emma Rawlinson

      Emma Rawlinson

      Jun 12, 2018

      Weekly Martha & Peep Manchester Bee Donation ;)

      £50.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Jun 10, 2018

      You are amazingly inspirational. Never give up. Supporting the Edgworth 10k run today.

    • NW/RBS Premier 24

      NW/RBS Premier 24

      Jun 9, 2018

      £366.15

    • Steve Davis

      Steve Davis

      Jun 7, 2018

      Hi Martin & LeeHopefully with everyone's help you can reach and go beyond your target. Such a worthy cause! Well done to you both, inspirational!!Steve, Kerrie Davis & family

      £100.00

    • Julie Hill

      Julie Hill

      May 31, 2018

      Well done to you both.

      £20.00

    • Emma Rawlinson

      Emma Rawlinson

      May 31, 2018

      Weekly donation from Martha & Peep for the Manchester Bee Frames X

      £90.00

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    We are raising money for the 3 medical centres who saved Martin and Eve's life following the Manchester bombing. All proceeds will go to Salford Royal, Southport Spinal Unit & Manchester Children’s Hospitals

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