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Ella Pinney

Please help us FIGHTBACC against ACC, the rare and complex cancer that so sadly forced its way into our lives

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Donations accepted until 19-03-2019

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I am a 33-year-old wife, mum of one and cancer sufferer. Our lives changed forever in March 2017 when a trip to my GP with a cough resulted in a diagnosis of an advanced form of a rare and complex cancer, Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma (ACC).

With no other symptoms, it was a terrifying and heart-breaking shock to us all. Within 2 weeks, I underwent a 9-hour operation to have my right lung and surrounding areas removed.

In November of the same year, we were dealt our heaviest blow – the ACC had spread further and I have several tumours growing in my remaining lung.

Faced with a cancer that has no known cure, we are left in the impossibly difficult situation of looking for a treatment which we hope will hold off the progression of cancer for as long as possible.

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FIGHTBACC is our fundraising initiative to enable family and friends to support us in our aim to raise a meaningful amount of money that could help to deliver hope to ACC sufferers around the world.

We are supporting the ACC Research Foundation (ACCRF), which does amazing work funding research into life prolonging treatments for people with ACC. Being a rare type of cancer, ACC fails to receive the support that more common cancer types receive. ACCRF has worked tirelessly to fund selected projects, such that the prospect of curative treatments is now on the horizon. With your help, these can be made a reality. For more information on ACCRF, please go to

Before you donate, please note:

  • ACCRF is an American Research Foundation. The Anglo American Charity is a UK charity that has been set up to facilitate trans-Atlantic donations in a tax efficient manner. This enables both ACCRF and you as donors to benefit from Gift Aid.
  • We have an extremely generous offer to match the first £100,000 raised. So please donate in the knowledge that your money counts double!

Event date

19-September-2018 18:30  - 
19-September-2018 22:45

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89 days to event start


Well done you stars you are doing an amazing job raising money for such a worthwhile cause. Looking forward to the party.
Donation by Ginny, Nick and Jamie
on 20-06-2018
£56.25 gift aid
ATTENDING: Dom and Will Evans - sending all our love. xxx
Donation by Will Evans
on 19-06-2018
£37.50 gift aid
Good Luck with raising your target for a great cause. Best Wishes from Gary Couch and all at Islandbridge Properties Ltd xx
Donation by Gary Patrick Couch
on 18-06-2018
£125.00 gift aid
Donation by Phillip and Lucy
on 18-06-2018
£75.00 gift aid
ATTENDING: Jules and Chris Travers - Wouldn't miss this for the world, you guys are so amazing and strong. Lots and lots of love from all of us and WELL DONE x x x x
Donation by Jules and Chris Travers
on 18-06-2018
£0.00 gift aid
Lots of love from all the Worssam's xxx
Donation by Monty and Amanda Worssam
on 17-06-2018
£50.00 gift aid
Look forward to seeing you.
Donation by John & Pat Spicer
on 17-06-2018
£37.50 gift aid
Dear Ella, we haven’t met but I’ve known your father for some time and I wish you every success in your fight back
Donation by Peter Baines
on 16-06-2018
£125.00 gift aid
All my best wishes with your fight. Fredy
Donation by Fredy Dellis
on 15-06-2018
£0.00 gift aid
With my best wishes and warmest regards.
Donation by Pablo Malillos Gil
on 15-06-2018
£18.75 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £44,490.00
Offline Donations: £3,100.00
Total Raised: £47,590.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £56,483.75

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