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Walk for ME 2018

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Welcome to Walk for ME 2018! The idea behind Walk for ME is that friends and family of an ME sufferer do a sponsored walk on their behalf, hence the name Walk for ME or Walk for me. Although in recent years people have also done runs, swims and rides so you can do any event you wish!

It is hoped that as many friends and loved ones as possible will do a sponsored walk or other event during ME Awareness week which runs from 8th May to 15th May 2018 although you can also do a walk at any other time if you prefer!

Walk for ME has had walkers across England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, the Isle of Man, France, Spain, Germany, Australia, New Zealand, Malaysia and both coasts of America. Wherever you are we hope you will get involved!

We hope this will be a fun but poignant event. Family and friends can choose to walk any distance. It could be 1 mile, 5 miles, 10 miles or whatever feels appropriate. The whole idea is that the friend or family member is doing something that their loved one would love to be able to do but can't. We really hope that by doing this on their behalf and raising sponsorship money it will help raise awareness of this debilitating illness.

Walk for ME 2018 is again supporting Invest in ME and ME Research UK. For more information please visit our website www.walkforme.co.uk

If you would like to join the Walk for ME team (and we really hope you will!) you need to do the following steps:

1. Go to www.justgiving.com and click on "make your page"

2. Either log in to your justgiving account or click "No - I'm new" to set one up

3. Search for the ME charity you wish to support. Walk for ME 2018 is supporting Invest in ME and ME Reseach UK

4. Click on personal challenge and follow the online steps

5. Choose your justgiving web address

6. Click on "create your page"

7. Personalise your page. You can say who you are walking for and why you are walking

8. Then go to www.justgiving.com/teams/walkforme2018 scroll down and click on "Join the team"

9. Select your fundraising page to add it to our team!

10. You can then send your own justgiving address to friends to raise sponsorship. Any target you set on your own page will automatically add to the team target.

If you have any difficulties you can contact the justgiving support team on 0845 078 2063 or email the Walk for ME team at theteam@walkforme.co.uk.

Remember: Donating through JustGiving is simple, fast and totally secure. Your details are safe with JustGiving - they'll never share them with anyone or send you unwanted emails. Once you donate, they'll send your money directly to the charity. They'll make sure Gift Aid (an additional 25%) is reclaimed on every eligible donation by a UK taxpayer, too. That means more money goes to the charity, faster, with JustGiving.

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Raised: 108%
 

Team target: £8,422.23

Raised so far: £9,073.48

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Amanda Eales

Amanda's Swim & Walk for ME page

0 donations

0%

£0.00

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Ashley Curtis

Ashley's page

42 donations

93%

£932.81

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denise nevill

Denise's Somerset 100 'Cycle for M.E' page

48 donations

193%

£969.50

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Emma Lepley

Emma's Run For ME 2018

5 donations

380%

£190.00

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Helen Lynn

POSTPONED - Helen's Helvellyn Walk for ME - Julie DeArmond

2 donations

12%

£30.00

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Helen Parr

Helen's Page

31 donations

202%

£505.00

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Howard Nevill

Howard's Jurassic Page

43 donations

96%

£965.00

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Jessica Torrance

Jess is running the Edinburgh Marathon for Invest in M.E.

104 donations

104%

£3,145.00

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Joe Gray

Joe's Walk for ME

17 donations

120%

£362.28

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John May

John's Walk for ME (May 13th, 2018)

13 donations

107%

£321.77

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Kaitlyn Froggatt

Kaitlyn's Walk for ME page

4 donations

30%

£30.00

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Mandy Stephenson

Mandy's Walk for Me 2018

25 donations

110%

£550.00

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Rachael Parkin

Rachael's Walk for ME - September 2018

16 donations

87%

£175.00

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Shayna Lawton

Shayna's Waikaremoana Walk for M.E

7 donations

80%

$402.75

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Suzy Ensor

Suzy's Walk for ME 2018 page

4 donations

21%

£65.00

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Tanya Mawer

Tonks is Walking for Invest in ME Research

22 donations

182%

£182.00

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Team Walk for ME

Team Walk for ME 2018

3 donations

430%

£430.00

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