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David Carter

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Challenge complete

Fundraising for this challenge has ended so we're no longer accepting donations. Thanks to everyone who supported this challenge.

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p][span=background-color: #0000ff;][b][lt]span style="background-color: #ffffff;"[gt][lt]span style="color: #0000ff;"[gt]Hi and thanks for visiting my page.  [/span][lt]/span[gt][/b][lt]/span[gt][/p][p][span=background-color: #0000ff;][b][lt]span style="background-color: #ffffff;"[gt][lt]span style="color: #0000ff;"[gt]I'm fundraising for Jack Clark, aged 4, who has Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) is a rare disease which affects 1 in 3500 boys and results in muscular degeneration and premature death.  [/span][lt]/span[gt][/b][lt]/span[gt][/p][p][span=background-color: #0000ff;][b][lt]span style="background-color: #ffffff;"[gt][lt]span style="color: #0000ff;"[gt]There is currently no cure for DMD, however there are a number of promising areas of medical research currently underway which could help delay the onset of the symtoms and some which could eventually lead to a cure[/span][lt]/span[gt][/b][lt]/span[gt][/p][p][span=background-color: #0000ff;][b][lt]span style="background-color: #ffffff;"[gt][lt]span style="color: #0000ff;"[gt]Between 16th and 25th September I will be cycling over 500km from Lusaka to Victoria Falls in Zambia.  This initially started off as a personal challenge, however having heard about Jack and DMD, I want to use it as an opportunity to help.[/span][lt]/span[gt][/b][lt]/span[gt][/p][p][span=background-color: #0000ff;][b][lt]span style="background-color: #ffffff;"[gt][lt]span style="color: #0000ff;"[gt]The trip is aleady completely paid for so 100% of what I raise will go to helping Jack have the best life and care possible and towards funding current and future medical research and trials into treatment and a cure.  [/span][lt]/span[gt][/b][lt]/span[gt][/p][p][span=background-color: #0000ff;][b][lt]span style="background-color: #ffffff;"[gt][lt]span style="color: #0000ff;"[gt]Time is of the essence for Jack and others living with DMD, so please give generously.  [/span][lt]/span[gt][/b][lt]/span[gt][/p][p][span=background-color: #0000ff;][b][lt]span style="background-color: #ffffff;"[gt][lt]span style="color: #0000ff;"[gt]Below is a link to Jack's Mission fundraising page and the Duchenne UK website for further infomation on this cause and DMD[/span][lt]/span[gt][/b][lt]/span[gt][/p][p][span=background-color: #0000ff;][b][lt]span style="background-color: #ffffff;"[gt][lt]span style="color: #0000ff;"[gt][url=https://www.duchenneuk.org/appeal/jacks-mission]https://www.duchenneuk.org/appeal/jacks-mission[/url][/span][lt]/span[gt][/b][lt]/span[gt][/p][p][span=background-color: #0000ff;][b][lt]span style="background-color: #ffffff;"[gt][lt]span style="color: #0000ff;"[gt][url=https://www.duchenneuk.org/understand-duchenne]https://www.duchenneuk.org/understand-duchenne[/url][/span][lt]/span[gt][/b][lt]/span[gt][/p][p][span=background-color: #0000ff;][b][lt]span style="background-color: #ffffff;"[gt][lt]span style="color: #0000ff;"[gt]Through Virgin Money Giving, you can sponsor me and donations will be quickly processed and passed to Jack's Mission and Duchenne UK. 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.[/span][lt]/span[gt][/b][lt]/span[gt][/p][p][span=background-color: #0000ff;][b][lt]span style="background-color: #ffffff;"[gt][lt]span style="color: #0000ff;"[gt]I really appreciate all your support and thank you for any donations.[/span][lt]/span[gt][/b][lt]/span[gt][/p]

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Event

Personal Challenge Date

25 Sep 2017

Supporters

25-Sep-2017

Mel B

Well done baby! Super proud of you for raising so much money for such a great cause x

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

22-Sep-2017

Ross Udall

Just got back from Vic Falls myself - it's amazing.

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

19-Sep-2017

Andy Leask Rodgers Leask

Good luck on your trip - with best wishes from Andy Leask and the Directors and staff at Rodgers Leask.

£50.00

19-Sep-2017

Tony Yeomans

Lets hope you have the right boots on the adventure Dave? Good Luck!!!

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

18-Sep-2017

Matt Lamb

Good Luck Dave!

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

17-Sep-2017

LBBJ

Good luck DDC, all the very best pal

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

16-Sep-2017

Anonymous

Dave, we hope all goes well. Andrew and Charmaine. Ps try not to fall off the bike!!

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

15-Sep-2017

Ben

Best of luck dave! Dont fall off!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

14-Sep-2017

Catherine Lindo

It's so good you are doing this for such a great cause. Good luck, I'm looking forward to hearing all about the adventure when you get back xx

£15.00

14-Sep-2017

Tammy and Mike

Great cause! and looking forward to the trip!!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid