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Emma's Race for Life

Chester 5k 2018
8 Jul 2018

Emma's Race for Life

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Emma Starmore-Smith

Total raised

£350.00

+ £60.00 Gift Aid

116 Complete
116% of £300.00 target
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My motivation is my mother ❤️

In memory of

Emma Starmore Smith

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My goal is £200!!!!

I am taking part in the Race for Life, Chester 5K on July 8th because I would like to raise money and awareness of a specific type of cancer so many women overlook, ovarian cancer.

Ovarian cancer can often be mistaken for IBS as it mimics the symptoms caused by the syndrome, and it is often diagnosed at a late stage. Around 4,100 women each year loose their lives due to misdiagnosis of something less serious and the cancer being caught too late.

My mother was first diagnosed with Ovarian cancer back in February 2017 and it quickly escalated and became much more than what we thought. I want to raise awareness of this, so that doctors can refer women with IBS to be scanned sooner rather than later like my mother.

This is a cause that is so so important to me and my family and I’m sure also to those who knew my mother, so let’s raise £200 and pray that a final cure is found one day ❤️

Latest updates

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Carnette Noden

2018-07-09T21:51:04+00:00

£20.00

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Elaine Hughes

2018-07-08T18:12:07+00:00

£10.00

+£2.50 Gift Aid

Well done Emma x

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Lauren Snaith

2018-07-07T18:43:16+00:00

£5.00

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Scissor Trix

2018-07-07T18:02:54+00:00

£10.00

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Jill Johnson

2018-07-07T14:41:24+00:00

£30.00

Good luck Emma will be thinking of you. Xx

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Gillian Rainey

2018-07-06T07:36:07+00:00

£20.00

+£5.00 Gift Aid

Emma, you are an inspiration. With love from your Auntie Erica’s Friend Gillian x

Total raised£350.00

Online£350.00

Offline£0.00

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