Adam Russell

Adam's fundraiser for RETT UK

Fundraising for RETT UK
£300
raised of £200 target
by 13 supporters
1 Million Steps for Retts, 18 July 2023
In memory of Grace Elliott
RETT UK

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We change lives and give a brighter future to those affected by Rett syndrome. Now.

Story

Rett syndrome is devastating for a family. Having suspected something was not quite be right,suddenly they are told their child will be profoundly disabled, with multiple health problems including epilepsy, a curved spine, breathing problems, feeding difficulties and gut/bowel issues.

Rett UK is there to pick up the pieces; emotional support, high quality, accurate advice & information, advocacy, reducing isolation, empowering families, building emotional resilience and helping the person with Rett syndrome live a life worth living.

My niece was diagnosed with Rett Syndrome when she was a few months old and now aged 3, she is unable to do the things we take for granted. Incorporating my summer step challenge with work, which started on 3rd July, I am aiming over this 8 week period to hit 1 million steps for Rett UK, as my niece may never be able to hit that many steps.

I will provide weekly updates on how much I have done, and how many are left.

Please support as best as you can.

About the charity

RETT UK

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RCN 1137820
Imagine being told your toddler you thought was healthy, but perhaps slow to progress, in fact had a rare and devastating disability that would leave them needing lifelong 24/7 care. Rett syndrome changes lives irrevocably. With your support Rett UK is there from the beginning. #ToKnowHerIsToLoveHer

Donation summary

Total raised
£300.00
+ £55.00 Gift Aid
Online donations
£300.00
Offline donations
£0.00

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