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This fundraising page is dedicated to the memory of

Amanda Williams

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Stuart Williams

We, Manda’s friends & family, would like to honour her memory by raising £15,000 for Sue Ryder, Duchess of Kent Hospice

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Manda spent her final 12 days at Sue Ryder, Duchess of Kent Hospice in Reading. She knew she was coming to the end of her life and had previously visited the hospice so knew the setup & surroundings.

After spending the first week having her pain controlled by the amazing staff there Manda said “I really feel like I’m being cared for with love & respect”. Their work enabled Manda to have relatively pain free visits from her boys, Donnie (13) and Freddy (10) which we know she was incredibly grateful for. She literally lived for those moments! The Duchess of Kent staff enabled Manda to be surrounded by her family & friends during her final days and to pass away without pain.

Incredibly, the Duchess of Kent Hospice is 100% funded by donations. Having witnessed the amazing work that they do every minute of every day we feel the need to assist with a small part of their fundraising efforts. 

As Manda’s friends & family, we are aiming to raise at least £15,000 as this is the amount it costs Sue Ryder to run the group of 3 local hospices PER DAY!

We will undertake multiple activities and we will not stop until we have raised £15,000. 

Thank you x

Event details

Our ongoing activities

Bella & Amelie cake sale - Saturday 13th January

Gary, Gary, Bernadette & Carl, Reading half Marathon - 18th March

Kirsty, Jo & Kirsty, Sue Ryder Forget-Me-Not Walk - 13th May

Charity football match followed by a fundraising evening with live music and raffle event, Sawbridgeworth - 2 June

Hayley, Pretty Muddy - 2 June

Kev - Ride London - 29 July 
Kev - Revolve 24 - 15-16th September

Bernie & Gary - Great North Run - 9 September 

Mike - Bristol Half Marathon - 23 September


Event date

23-January-2018 00:00  - 
30-June-2019 00:00

Event type

Multiple events

Event is completed


Ranikhet Rainbows Pre-school had a cake sale 🍰🧁 and raffle for Amanda, we raised £78.00. 🌈❤
Donation by Kirsty Marriott
on 29-05-2019
£0.00 gift aid
Good luck for all of your events, you have all done amazingly well so far and raised a very impressive amount! Love to you all X x
Donation by Matt, Laura and Cody
on 26-05-2019
£5.00 gift aid
Good luck Dave great effort x
Donation by Keely
on 26-05-2019
£2.50 gift aid
Well done everyone xxxx
Donation by Cathy Goble
on 26-05-2019
£5.00 gift aid
Well done, Dave!
Donation by Colin and Barbara Parker
on 26-05-2019
Well done Lawmans on the Beale Park walk xx
Donation by Louise Watton
on 20-05-2019
£2.50 gift aid
Well done Em & Stuart! Amazing achievement 😉👍🏻
Donation by Steve Goble
on 12-05-2019
£5.00 gift aid
Donation by Steve
on 01-05-2019
£0.00 gift aid
Congratulations to a most amazing son. Dad and I are just so proud of you. The London Marathon as you know hold very special memories for us. And you’ve done it now. Love, love and more love Mum and Dad
Donation by Marie Williams
on 30-04-2019
£10.00 gift aid
Donation by Andy Thomas
on 30-04-2019
£0.00 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £18,633.00
Offline Donations: £2,000.00
Total Raised: £20,633.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £23,084.93

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