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Kellys Heroes - Bike ride 2020

Kellys Heroes - Bike ride 2020

Why we need your help

On 16th August 2020 12 riders will be cycling the extremely difficult route from John O'Groats to Lands' End. This event is in loving memory of our daughter Kelly to raise much needed funds and of course help raise awareness of mental health, as well as highlighting Kelly's story (below) so that people can read it, understand it and learn from it to break down barriers and prevent people from taking their own lives. 

All costs needed to organise and carry out this event will be paid for by each Rider as well as extremely generous commercial sponsorship which means EVERY PENNY we raise will be used to support Mental Health Charities such as MIND to help fund specific projects for people's Well Being. Let's break down these barriers together......

Kelly's heroes - bike ride 2020

Kelly's story

On 18th December 2018, my daughter Kelly, took her own life. She started to suffer from anxiety and depression in March that year, but things really started to spiral downwards for her from around July time.

For a girl that was known for her happy go lucky attitude, someone that would help anyone at any time and lived life to the full, to deteriorate so quickly, it was not only heart breaking, but completely devastating. It has ripped out my heart and soul and left a huge void that will never ever be filled. Anger, grief, sorrow, bewilderment and above all else guilt are now huge factors in my life. 

Negative factors that I can let eat me up, or, I can use as fuel to give me the strength and resolve to get up every morning and try and make a difference. I don't want people to feel sorry for me, or my family, I want them to read Kelly's story, understand it and more importantly learn from it.

103,117.07

raised towards 80,000.00 target

103117.07
80000.00

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Supporters

Martyn Annis

Kellys Heroes - Bike Ride 2020

3370.41
Shaun Baldry

Kellys Heroes - Bike ride 2020

3059.00
John Hewitt

Kellys Heroes - Bike Ride 2020

13214.00
Paul Hewitt

Kellys Heroes Bike Ride 2020

1726.00
Charles HIGGINS

Kellys Heroes - Bike ride 2020

1000.90
Christopher Howes

Kellys Heroes - Bike ride 2020

2625.95
Jamie Jones

Kellys Heroes - Bike Ride 2020

3000.07
Peter Mew

Kellys Heroes - Bike ride 2020

8352.95
Glyn Pepper

Kellys Heroes - Bike Ride 2020

7052.00
Mark Sutton

Kellys Heroes - Bike Ride 2020

1280.00

Sep 16, 2020

Antony

200.00

Sep 15, 2020

Andy Brierley

Great effort for great charity ?

25.00
(plus 6.25 giftaid)

Sep 15, 2020

Maureen Alan and Colin

Well done to you all.

20.00
(plus 5.00 giftaid)

Sep 14, 2020

Tommo

95.00
(plus 23.75 giftaid)

Sep 14, 2020

John Behan

Fantastic achievement by you all, so much work gone into this to make it happen for such a worthy cause, congratulations John & your team.

50.00
(plus 12.50 giftaid)

Sep 13, 2020

David Hateley

10.00
(plus 2.50 giftaid)

Sep 11, 2020

Anonymous

Outstanding!

50.00
(plus 12.50 giftaid)

Sep 10, 2020

The Door and Window Centre Ltd

Well done to all, amazing work. From Door & Windows.

100.00
(plus 25.00 giftaid)

Sep 09, 2020

Anonymous

10.00
(plus 2.50 giftaid)

Sep 09, 2020

Anonymous

Well done everyone great achievement from Gary and all the team at Dekko Window Systems

200.00
(plus 50.00 giftaid)

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Total raised so far

103,117.07

Total plus Gift Aid 116,918.62

Direct donations

22,873.79

Raised offline 27,957.00

Fundraising pages

52,286.28

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