Jane Billington

Jane's Loch Ness Marathon Page

Fundraising for My Name'5 Doddie Foundation
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Event: Baxters Loch Ness Marathon & Festival of Running 2021, on 3 October 2021
In memory of Helen Allen
My Name'5 Doddie Foundation

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We fund research and raise awareness of MND to help anyone touched by MND.


On the 3rd October my friend Kim and I are running the Baxters Loch Ness Marathon. This will be our first marathon after many running adventures together. My Mum was diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease not long after I signed up for this event and so we decided it was the perfect opportunity to increase awareness and help fund research for this awful disease. Sadly, my Mum passed away on 6th July after living with this disease for almost two years, so it has become more poignant than ever for me to complete this event for all those still living and coping with Motor Neurone Disease. Finding drugs to halt or even reverse the disease seems so close that it feels as if Mum only just missed out. Just a little bit more time and money might be just enough to realise a breakthrough. I have purposefully not added a target for this fundraiser, I just want people to give if they want to with as much or as little as they wish.

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My Name'5 Doddie Foundation

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We are My Name'5 Doddie Foundation and we're absolutely committed to our goal: A World Free of MND. We will leave no stone unturned in the relentless pursuit of this goal as we fund, guide and enable the smartest, most efficient MND research to catalyse a cure for motor neuron disease.

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