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Caroline McCormick

2019 Virgin Money London Marathon

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My story

[p]I'm running the London Marathon 2019 for Mind. Having run 3yrs ago as a fairly new runner it changed my life and I never looked back when it came to running. This year I've set myself a pretty tough target finish time but I'm excited to challenge myself both physically and mentally for the next few months of winter training. With the cold, wind, rain and snow set to test me to the limit I needed a reason to keep going and that reason was Mind and awareness and support they bring to mental health.[/p][p]In the hustle and bustle of London life running for me has always been my escapism both mentally and physically and is as important to me now as breathing. Exercise is one of the many ways people deal with mental health but the work that Mind do is invaluable to thousand of people who they support every day.[/p][p] Thanks for donating towards this important and worthwhile charity as they continue to raise awareness for mental health. [/p][p]Who are Mind?[/p][p]We're Mind, the mental health charity. We believe no one should have to face a mental health problem alone. We're here for you. Today. Now. Whether you're stressed, depressed or in crisis. We'll listen, give support and advice, and fight your corner.[/p][p]We provide [url=https://www.mind.org.uk/information-support/]advice and support[/url] to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem. We [url=https://www.mind.org.uk/news-campaigns/campaigns/]campaign[/url] to improve services, raise awareness and promote understanding. We won't give up until everyone experiencing a mental health problem gets support and respect.[/p][p]Watch this short video to find out more?[/p][p][url=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OPxHTZRwXX8]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OPxHTZRwXX8[/url][/p][p]This is what your donation could do:[/p][p][b]£10[/b] could allow us to send essential information booklets about mental health to 40 people.[/p][p][b]£40[/b] could pay for 28 people to campaign for change on our behalf.[/p][p][b]£70[/b] could keep our online community, Elefriends, open and safe for two hours. [/p][p][b]£120[/b] could offer a lifeline to eight people in desperate need of support from our Mind legal line.[/p][p][b]£200[/b] could help us keep the Mind Infoline open for 1 hour, helping 35 people.[/p][p][b]£300[/b] could support a young person bereaved by suicide to access 1:1 and group support. [/p][p][b]£550[/b] could provide five people struggling with their mental health a place in a 10-week wellbeing group with team sports and cookery.[/p][p]Thank you for taking the time to visit my page and for donating. Your support is hugely appreciated.[/p][p]Through Virgin Money Giving, you can sponsor me and donations will be quickly processed and passed to Mind. [/p][p]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.[/p]
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May 1, 2019

Kathryn Patrick Gus

Sorry it’s so late but well done again for Sunday, you were inspirational! X


May 1, 2019


£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Apr 30, 2019


Well done Caroline.

Apr 30, 2019


Congratulations Caroline!! Amazing achievement 🌟

Apr 29, 2019

Jenny Killip

Congrats, awesome run yesterday !


Apr 29, 2019

Hannah R

You are an aspiration Caroline - well done

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

Apr 28, 2019

The Hughes’

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Apr 28, 2019

Pam Morrisroe

Better late than never. Good luck Caroline!

Apr 28, 2019

Jo W

Well done Caroline! Great cause and fantastic effort!

£78.00 plus £19.50 Gift Aid

Apr 28, 2019

Anna Wiggy Emily

Good luck Caroline!!! You’ll be amazing I’m sure!! Hopefully we see you en route. Love Anna, Wiggy & Emily

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid