Charity

Genetic Alliance Uk Ltd
Genetic Alliance UK is the national charity of over 160 patient organisations supporting all those affected by genetic conditions. Our aim is to improve the lives of people affected by genetic conditions by ensuring that high quality services and information are available to all who need them. Your donation will help us to continue our vital work to provide better information and care to the millions of patients and their families affected by genetic conditions throughout the UK. If you would like more information or to find out more about us please visit www.geneticalliance.org.uk or call us on 020 7704 3141.
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Loose change challenge fundraising page

Fundraisers: 
Helen Davies

My page: http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/team/Loosechange

Hi, thanks for visiting my page.

My challenge is to collect as much loose change as possible and donate to Genetic Alliance UK on 13th April, which is National Undiagnosed Childrens' Day. 

Why this charity?  Well if you click here you can read my daughter Megan's story http://www.undiagnosed.org.uk/archives/3722. Genetic Alliance need funding for genetic research and help families like us get a diagnosis for their kids.  Megan has a syndrome without a name (she's a SWAN!) and at the moment we have no idea what is causing her severe, life-limiting disabilities.  No diagnosis means no idea how to help her or what the future holds.

If you are able to help please:

  1. Wash out a jam jar (or find anything suitable to keep coins in!)
  2. Put your loose change in it at the end of every day
  3. On April 13th count the contents of the change, bag it and pay it in at your Bank then donate the amount via this page.  I am happy to come and collect loose change from anyone based in the North West if you e-mail me on helen_strachan@hotmail.com

Genetic Alliance / SWAN UK have provided amazing support to us and, if we can raise enough money to help them fund more research, we may be able to help my Megan and other undiagnosed kids throughout the UK.

Please help if you can xx

Recent donors

08.05.13 Well done with your fundraising so far! x

18.04.13 With all our love for beautiful Megan Rose ***

15.04.13 Sorry I didn't play properly and collect loose change - hope this helps nevertheless. xx

14.04.13 With love x

14.04.13

14.04.13 Coins collected and counted up. Thanks To everyone who gave me their bags of coins and especially to the Little Stars mums for their counting skills xx

14.04.13 hope you raise lots.

12.04.13 A great charity...good luck with the fundraising and raising awareness...beautiful Megan is so lucky to have such an amazing family :)

12.04.13 Such a good cause - hope that this will help Megan's journey, she's a gorgeous little swan.

12.04.13 Hope you raise lots of money Helen for beautiful Megan and this worthy cause. XX

12.04.13 We pray that you find a name and find a cure for your beautiful little girl xx

08.04.13 Good luck in raising awareness and cash - sounds like a fantastic cause x

03.04.13 Good luck with the fund and awareness raising lovely x

30.03.13 A great cause. Good luck!

30.03.13 A great cause Helen. Good luck with the fundraising / raising awareness xx

09.03.13 Fantastic cause, hope you raise loads of cash Helen xx

05.03.13 Good luck with your fundraising

04.03.13 Hi Helen, Good luck with your fundraising - I cant think of anything more worthwhile

01.03.13

£437.50

Running total

Total raised incl. Gift Aid:
£546.88
Total donors:
19
Biggest donor:
Helen Davies
£127.50  
Last donor:
Alison Stanley
08.05.13  
Offline fundraising:
£0.00