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Movember VHL Fundraising

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Mark Edwards

I'm raising money for VHL UK/Ireland. Peter Butterworth, John Whale, Tudur Davies and I will grow a moustache for the month of November!

Raising money for
VHL UK/Ireland

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Total raised
£359.32

Target
£250.00

100%

Donations accepted until 30-12-2015

Donations closed

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About

Von Hippel Lindau (VHL) disease is a genetic disorder. Those living with the disease can develop a series of benign and malignant tumours in the retina, brain and spinal cord, kidneys, pancreas, inner ear and adrenal glands. The condition affects around 1 in 36,000 people.
My partner Sian Howell has this condition and last year had to have spinal surgery to remove a tumour on her spinal cord. VHL doesn't get a lot of funding so we wanted to take part in Movember to raise money for a really worthwhile cause.
The VHL gene is involved in many other types of cancer and so research into this rare disease can help other types of cancer research as well.
Please give what you can and remember to gift aid your donation

Event details

Movember

The 4 of us will put up weekly updates of our horrific facial hair, please don't laugh too much.

Event date

01-November-2015 00:00  - 
30-November-2015 00:00

Event type

Movember

Event is completed

Donations

Looking forward to the pictures! Xxx
Donation by Anna
on 16-10-2015
£25.00
£6.25 gift aid
Well done all of you for raising funds for such a wonderful cause. Hope your moustache is as good as your father's Mark!
Donation by Lyn
on 16-10-2015
£50.00
£12.50 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £359.32
Offline Donations: £0.00
Total Raised: £359.32
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £448.65

Donations closed

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