Rhiannon Vowles

Charity

The Daisy Garland
A family-run national children’s charity providing active support for children with drug-resistant epilepsy and their parents/carers. The charity was set up in memory of our daughter Daisy who tragically died at 6 years of age from SUDEP (sudden unexpected death in epilepsy patients). We provide NHS hospitals with ketogenic dietitians - a medically recognised and accepted way of treating drug resistant epilepsy. This diet is not widely available on the NHS due to lack of funding. We also provide grants for night-time breathing monitors to children with drug-resistant epilepsy.
Only 0 days to go!


Please note Virgin Money Giving isn't responsible for the content fundraisers post on their pages, but if you see something you feel is offensive or inappropriate, please let us know and we'll look into it.

Rhiannon Vowles's Marathon fundraising page

Fundraiser: 
Rhiannon Vowles

My page: http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/RhiannonVowles

Hi, thanks for visiting my page.

On 2 April 2017 I will be running my first marathon, the Greater Manchester Marathon, and raising money for an amazing charity in memory of Teddy Grant, the son of my close friends Nikki and Charlie. 

The Daisy Garland provides support to families with children who have drug-resistant epilepsy. They are only a small charity but have helped so many people. All donations are greatly appreciated as they go towards changing someones life for the better. 

Just like my previous race (the Great Birmingham Run) I will be thinking of Teddy on my way around the course and I am sure he will again give me the strength to finish. Teddy was a super special boy and showed so much courage and strength in the 12 months he was with us. 

As many of you will know, this is not the first time that I have entered this marathon. Two years ago I had to pull out a few weeks before the race as I had a stress fracture of my femur (thigh bone). It has been a long and painful journey to get my fitness back but it has made me even more determined that I will complete this!

Through Virgin Money Giving, you can sponsor me and donations will be quickly processed and passed to charities. Virgin Money Giving is a not for profit organisation and will claim gift aid on a charity's behalf where the donor is eligible for this.

I really appreciate all your support and thank you for any donations. xx

Recent donors

04.04.17 Well done Rhiannon

02.04.17 Well done Rhiannon, just a small donation to add to your charity. Lots of love Aunty Con and Uncle Brian xxx

02.04.17 Well done Rhiannon, excellent achievement. Love Elwyn, Claire, Matthew and Laura

02.04.17 Hope the run went well ..well done with all the blood sweat and tears training for the big day

02.04.17 Well done. You should be so proud of yourself! X

02.04.17 Well done!!

02.04.17 Good Luck RC.......enjoy it! Lots of love from Louise and Lily.xxxx

02.04.17 All the best Claire, we know you'll smash it. You have raised an amazing amount of money, Teddy would be really proud. Thank you. Nikki, Charlie, Finley and Teddy. Xx

01.04.17 You're going to be amazing tomorrow. Good luck and enjoy every moment!

01.04.17 Good luck Claire! xx

01.04.17 Wishing you all the love and luck in the world xx

01.04.17 Good luck x

31.03.17 Best of luck!

30.03.17 You've done all the hard work biff, now go out and enjoy the day!

30.03.17 Best of luck for Sunday, love Meryl, Carl, Bleddyn, Nia and Dewi

30.03.17 Good Luck lovely. Wonderful charity xxx

28.03.17 Best of luck Rhiannon we know you can do it.

28.03.17 Well done Rhi!

20.03.17 You are doing so well! You'll smash it xx

12.03.17 See you at the finish line! All my love. X

11.03.17 Good look Rhiannon. You are running for a fantastic charity. All your hard work will pay off xx

11.03.17 Well done Rhiannon. Brilliant charity.

05.03.17 I'm in awe of the journey you have been on - best of luck for the day

05.03.17 Good luck with your first marathon, we are sure you will complete it in record time. Love Anthony, Del, Katie, Hanna and Rhys xxx

01.03.17 Good luck Rhiannon!!

£826.50

Running total

Target:
£700.00
Total raised incl. Gift Aid:
£1,028.13
Total donors:
39
Last donor:
Jill and Graham
04.04.17  
Offline fundraising:
£0.00