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Hassan and Suhail are Yemen’s junior tennis champions. Despite being surrounded by war, they've continued to train for tournaments, and recently, they qualified for the Asian Junior Tennis Championship in Qatar. However, an air and naval blockade mean that Hassan, Suhail and their coach, Osama, are struggling to find a way to the tournament. They need to raise £2,000 to cover their transport,...
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Help raise £5000 to Despite war, we want to help Yemen's qualifying Junior National Tennis champions travel to the Qatar Asia Tennis Championships to compete!

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Rhian opened a bereavement room at the Royal Glamorgan Hospital on what would have been her son's sixth birthday. It's a culmination of five years hard work with her charity 2 Wish Upon A Star.

She set the charity up after the sudden loss of her 12-month-old son, George, and five days later the death of her husband exposed her to the lack of bereavement support. The room Rhian opened will...
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Mum who tragically lost baby and husband opens bereavement room

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Drew is battling a chordoma tumour in Birmingham Children's Hospital. Chordomas are very rare cancers that develop from cells left over from the formation of the spine. There are only a handful of centres globally who have the expertise to treat chordoma cancer, and it’s very likely that Drew and his family will need to travel to American or Europe for treatment. Their friends are trying to...
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Help raise £50000 to save Drew Barker-Wright

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On Sunday 12th February, a devastating fire ripped through The Church of Ascencion in Lower Broughton, Salford. Built in 1869, this grade 2 listed building survived two World Wars, but it was destroyed in less than an hour in what is suspected to be an arson attack. The people of Lower Broughton are shocked by what’s happened, so they’re coming together to raise as much money as possible to...
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Help raise £100000 to Help save and restore The Church of Ascension, Salford after a devastating fire.

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When Judith read a story about a grieving couple who were able to spend time with their daughter’s body, she wanted to help other parents in a similar situation.

A 'cuddle cot' is a cooling system which can be given to families to help them come to terms with their loss. Judith is raising money to buy one for her local hospital. She’s almost at her £1,570 target -
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Hitchin mum’s fundraising appeal to buy ‘cuddle cot’ so grieving parents can take their dead baby home

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Julie died yesterday, just five days after her husband Mike. Their children shared a heartbreaking photo of their mum and dad’s last moments together.

Julie was comforted by people in their community coming together to support Luke, 21, Hannah, 18 and Oliver, 13. Friends, family and kind-hearted strangers have given over £155,000 so the children can stay living at home and continue with...
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Terminally ill mother dies days after saying goodbye to husband on his death bed

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Last November, it was revealed that six-year-old Eve has a brain tumour. She had surgery straight away to remove it, and seven weeks later, she was diagnosed with Myoepithelial Carcinoma. Her family are trying to raise £150,000 so Eve can have Proton Beam Therapy in America to prevent the tumour from coming back - [ Just.ly Link ]
15-year-old Zakk is battling cancer. His dad died from the disease just two years ago, and now Zakk is having to deal with painful weekly trips to Sheffield Hospital for treatment.

His school friends organised a 40 mile cycle to raise money for Zakk. Teachers and pupils took part. They want to raise £1,000 and show Zakk how they're all thinking of him - [ Just.ly Link ]

School friends get on their bikes for brave Zakk

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In November 2015, Zoe began a medical journey that’s included eight operations, seizures, infections, and for the last eight months, she’s had to cope with her bone being totally exposed in her right leg. Every time she has to have her dressing changed, she is in so much pain, it results in a seizure. Her friends have started crowdfunding to help with some of the financial strain it’s having...
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Louise is 37-years-old and a mum to three boys. She was diagnosed with grade 2b cervical cancer almost a year ago. After months of gruelling treatment, her condition has recently deteriorated. She’s been in hospital for over 2 week and had to have lifesaving surgery to stop a serious bleed. There are now no other options available on the NHS and her family are looking into immunotherapy. They...
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We were incredibly sad to hear Paul Freedman has died. Our thoughts are with his family and friends.

Paul ran 24 London marathons, his first was at the age of 69, and he was the oldest runner to take part in 2011, 2013, 2014 and 2015. Over the years, Paul raised over £100,000 for Saint Francis Hospice.
In October 2016, four-year-old Zeke’s family received the devastating news that he had stage four cancer. Zeke immediately began treatment, all while his mum and dad took care of his younger siblings.

Friends of the family started crowdfunding to give them the holiday they deserve. So far, they’ve raised over £7,400 to send Zeke and his family to either LEGOLAND® or DisneyLand Paris - [...
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Freddie has a tumour the size of a fist on his brain. He has up to 80 fits a day. His mum and dad raised £225,000 to take their son to the US for treatment that's not available on the NHS.

Last week, they were given the devastating blow that the treatment will cost double what they originally thought. Friends have started crowdfunding to help Freddie and his family. So far, they've raised...
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Family raise £225,000 to help their son with cancer

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Today is World Cancer Day. It's a day where people all around the world are uniting to beat cancer. People like George and his family. They have raised a staggering £135,000 since four-year-old George was diagnosed last month -
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We were privileged to meet Gordon Aikman. He was an inspiring and courageous man. Our thoughts are with his husband, family and friends.

Gordon was diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease when he was 29-years-old. He's raised over half a million pounds to help MND Scotland find a cure.
24-year-old suffered from a sore neck, headaches and dizziness for nine months. She was prescribed painkillers for stress related headaches, but eventually went to A&E when the pain became overwhelming. She died later that night, hours after being discharged.

Her best friend has organised a fundraising event to remember Stephanie and to raise awareness of the symptoms of brain tumours - [...
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Woman dies from a tumour after doctors told her 14 TIMES she was fine

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Just before Christmas, doctors found a tumour on four-year-old Sam’s brain. The tumour was removed, but his parents were devastated to hear that the tumour contained cancerous cells and Sam now needs radiotherapy to stop the cancer spreading.

In just four days, his family have raised over £148,000 for Sam to have Proton Beam Therapy. They just need to raise another £2,000 to reach their...
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Help raise £150000 to help fund Sam's treatment

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When Liz was told she had weeks to live last August, she started crowdfunding for immunotherapy. After raising over £46,000, the mother-of-three had an incredible response to this pioneering new treatment, with the tumour on her neck visibly shrinking.

Liz is still crowdfunding to pay for more treatment. You can support her here - [ Just.ly Link ]