Simon's Giving Page
+ £299.00 Gift Aid
2019 Simplyhealth Great North Run
Sun 8 Sep 2019 - Sun 8 Sep 2019
In memory of
Hi everyone, thanks for taking the time to visit my page. I just want to tell you about something that's happening soon and I really hope you can help. On September 8th I'll be running in the Great North Run in Newcastle on behalf of Cancer Research UK. It's the biggest half marathon in the world, and it just happens to be in my home town. The day will mean a lot to me personally. As most of you reading this will probably know in September last year my mum lost her 3 year battle with cancer. It's a truly awful disease that on average affects 1 in 3 of us. As such I realise myself and my family are not alone in being affected or in suffering a loss, and I imagine many of you reading this will relate to my experience in some way. My mum never liked a fuss being made and always put others first throughout her life and throughout her illness. So in a way this is what I would like this page to represent, no fuss, just your generous donations to help others. I have a £500 target to reach. With your help I'm looking to absolutely smash it! Thank you for reading and hopefully donating. Simon x
All Cancer Types
Cancer survival rates have doubled over the past 40 years. Consistent progress is being made but improvements to technology and ground-breaking work offer new opportunities to find different ways to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer and improve survival rates even further. Help Cancer Research UK improve results even faster.
With Cancer Research UK Giving Pages more of the money raised goes towards beating cancer. Aside from the credit and debit card fees, every penny donated goes to Cancer Research UK.
All donations made to this page will automatically be transferred to Cancer Research UK.