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Wicklow 10k

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David O'Brien

I'm running this 10k to raise awareness and monies for a charity that's very close to home. My wife Alison was diagnosed with VHL 8 years ago.

Raising money for
VHL UK/Ireland

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Total raised
£7,852.00

Target
£6000.00

100%

Donations accepted until 20-06-2016

Donations closed

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About

This March, a group of friends will run in the Wicklow 10k to raise money for VHL UK/Ireland. VHL UK/Ireland aims to raise funds via fundraising and donations for research, provide information and support for those affected and raise awareness.
VHL or von Hippel-Lindau is a genetic form of cancer. VHL patients battle a series of tumors throughout their lives. The VHL gene is involved in many other forms of cancer. Finding a cure for VHL will play a vital role in curing cancer!
8 years ago our close friend Alison was diagnosed with VHL. Since then she has had multiple surgeries to remove brain and kidney tumours. However, this disease is truly heart breaking as she knows that no matter how many times she gets the ‘’all clear’’ she'll be right back in that hospital bed getting ready for another surgery.

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Event details

Wicklow 10k

I'm running this 10k with my friends to raise awareness and monies for VHL.

Event date

20-March-2016 10:30  - 
20-March-2016 11:30

Event type

Running / Walking

Event is completed

Donations

Donation by Nicola Brophy
on 20-03-2016
£30.00
£0.00 gift aid
Donation by Jean Brophy
on 20-03-2016
£20.00
£5.00 gift aid
Donation by Shay O'Connor
on 20-03-2016
£50.00
£0.00 gift aid
Donation by GV, Karen, Dave, Conor
on 19-03-2016
£100.00
£25.00 gift aid
Best of luck lads
Donation by Nicola
on 19-03-2016
£30.00
£0.00 gift aid
Donation by Pat McD
on 19-03-2016
£40.00
£0.00 gift aid
Fair play lads great cause
Donation by Unit D Finglas
on 19-03-2016
£80.00
£0.00 gift aid
Donation by Anonymous
on 19-03-2016
£50.00
£12.50 gift aid
No way Simo will finish! :-)
Donation by Anto
on 19-03-2016
£50.00
£0.00 gift aid
Great effort. Good luck lads !
Donation by Anonymous
on 19-03-2016
£200.00
£0.00 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £7,852.00
Offline Donations: £0.00
Total Raised: £7,852.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £8,352.00

Donations closed

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