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Walk All Over Cancer 2021
March 2021

Gita's Walk All Over Cancer Fundraising Page

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Gita Bhatia

Total raised

£1,370.00

+ £317.50 Gift Aid

137 Complete
137% of £1,000.00 target
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I'm walking 10,000 steps every day this March for Cancer Research UK.

Following the year we have had, I am sure we all feel a huge appreciation for the NHS. It seems befitting that at this time, we also acknowledge the amazing work being done by Cancer Research UK.

My Story

On 4th May 2000, I was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma, aged twenty seven and eight weeks pregnant. I felt that my world had fallen apart, the fear of having cancer and the prospect of being told to terminate my pregnancy to start treatment immediately. Against initial medical advice, I decided to continue with my pregnancy and take the chance of delaying treatment till after my baby was born. I was fortunate to be under the care of an Oncologist who supported my decision and I was closely monitored during my pregnancy.

Maanav was born in December 2000 and my chemotherapy started in March 2001. Having had treatment, I was told that I probably can’t and shouldn’t have more children, but Pranav was my little miracle four years later.

Twenty years have passed since I had chemotherapy and radiotherapy and to mark this milestone, I would like to raise more money for Cancer Research. It is through their incredible work that treatments continue to be discovered and advanced to help more people survive this awful disease. I feel blessed and lucky to have had a second lease of life to be surrounded by my loving family and friends. I would like more people to be as fortunate as I have been.

My target for Walk All Over Cancer is to do at least 90000 steps per week, with a minimum of 10000 per day. I would really appreciate any contribution that you would be able to make to towards supporting Cancer Research UK.

Thanking you in anticipation for your kind donations, however big or small, it will all make a difference.

Latest updates

Anonymous

Anonymous

2021-04-05T20:07:02+00:00

£25.00

+£6.25 Gift Aid
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Gita Bhatia

2021-03-31T23:21:39+00:00

Mission accomplished!! Thank you so very much for all your donations.

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Gita Bhatia

2021-03-31T23:20:41+00:00

I have successfully achieved my daily and weekly targets for the month of March. Every step will count to ‘Walk all over cancer’.

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Sonia Thapar

2021-03-31T15:11:51+00:00

£30.00

+£7.50 Gift Aid

Well done my dear friend, brilliant achievement for a truly worthy cause. Look forward to some walks with you soon but at my pace not yours!! xx

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Ranjit Singh

2021-03-30T22:44:00+00:00

£20.00

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Nina Yadavan Rajarani

2021-03-29T13:36:10+00:00

£100.00

+£25.00 Gift Aid

Well done in meeting and exceeding your targets. Of course I would expect nothing less from you! Love you loads xx

Total raised£1,370.00

Online£1,370.00

Offline£0.00

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