Ruth Gurney

80th Birthday Wing Walk for Air Ambulance Charity Kent Surrey Sussex

Fundraising for Air Ambulance Charity Kent Surrey Sussex
£1,310
raised of £1,000 target
by 68 supporters
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80th Birthday Wing Walking , 27 May 2023
Air Ambulance Charity Kent Surrey Sussex

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RCN 1021367
We fight every day to save lives across Kent, Surrey & Sussex

Story

To celebrate my 80th birthday I wanted to do something a bit different, to have an adventure! One of my sons jokingly suggested I either jump out of a plane or be strapped to one! 🤔

After some deliberation and much to the surprise of said son, I decided WING WALKING it is!

When friends and loved ones learnt of my intention, they asked if they could mark and share in the occasion by making a donation, so I decided to support Air Ambulance Charity Kent Surrey Sussex (KSS).

Why have I chosen KSS? When my husband collapsed while driving our car, the support I had from the Emergency Services, was amazing. Hearing, then seeing the Air Ambulance circling overhead gave me great comfort in knowing that everything possible was being done. So, I decided I would now like to support them in return.

KSS is an independent charity. It costs over £16.6M a year to sustain their world-leading, cutting edge, innovative service and amazingly 87% is donated and raised by the people of Kent, Surrey and Sussex.

Your donation means KSS can continue to provide the best care at the worst of times for their patients, and stay at the forefront of pre-hospital critical care.

For more information on the vital work of KSS, please visit aakss.org.uk

About the charity

Air Ambulance Charity Kent Surrey Sussex

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We are a world-leading charity at the forefront of Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS). We bring the emergency room to the scene and deliver life-saving, critical care.  If the worst happens, and you feel like your world is coming to an end, we’ll be there. To us, care is critical.

Donation summary

Total raised
£1,310.00
+ £157.50 Gift Aid
Online donations
£1,310.00
Offline donations
£0.00

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