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Give A DAM

Running Event
21 Oct 2018

Give A DAM

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Andrew Baird

Total raised

£2,220.00

+ £341.85 Gift Aid

44 Complete
44% of £5,000.00 target
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I’m raising as much as I can to beat cancer

For my birthday this year, I thought I would do something a little different.

On the 21st of October 2018, for my 28th birthday, I will be running the Amsterdam Marathon to raise money for Cancer Research UK. Cancer is something that has touched members of my family – my father has prostate cancer (we’re hoping his treatment will be entirely successful), my aunt was suddenly and fatally taken with a brain tumour in May, and my mother is a 10-year survivor of non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Cancer affects the sufferers and their loved ones as well.

My aim is to raise £5,000 for the charity. This is a huge total, I know. If I get to my £5,000 target, in sympathy with so many who go through chemotherapy, I will be shaving my entire body the day before the race, in Amsterdam. Except the eyebrows - they’re my crown jewels!!

So, if you would like to see me hairless head to toe (somewhere between Jason Statham and Dr Evil), please donate what you can to my cause – through the link below. Big or small, everything counts.

#HopingToBeHairless
Andrew

Latest updates

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Genevieve Stephens

2018-11-10T00:24:42+00:00

£50.00

+£12.50 Gift Aid

You were amazing! So sorry this took so long - incredible work for an incredible cause! Xx

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Dinah Dobson

2018-11-02T22:18:15+00:00

£50.00

Andrew,

Well done on the marathon - and on the fundraising you did in association with it. Very impressive!

Best wishes & fond regards,
Dinah D

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Matt Cross

2018-10-24T17:12:43+00:00

£20.00

+£5.00 Gift Aid

Proud of you brotha
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10c BC

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Georgina Dalziel

2018-10-22T08:46:48+00:00

£10.00

+£2.50 Gift Aid

Well done ducky

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Elizabeth O’Brien

2018-10-21T16:12:09+00:00

£50.00

My little bro, congratulations on finishing your first marathon - I am so proud of you. Love you so, so much Roo

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Laurence Mills

2018-10-19T07:40:56+00:00

£20.00

+£5.00 Gift Aid

Total raised£2,220.00

Online£2,220.00

Offline£0.00

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