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David Carter

David Carter's fundraising page

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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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Personal Challenge Date

25 Sep 2017


Sep 25, 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

Sep 22, 2017

Ross Udall

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

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

Sep 19, 2017

Andy Leask Rodgers Leask

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


Sep 19, 2017

Tony Yeomans

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

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

Sep 18, 2017

Matt Lamb

Good Luck Dave!

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Sep 17, 2017


Good luck DDC, all the very best pal

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Sep 16, 2017


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

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Sep 15, 2017


Best of luck dave! Dont fall off!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Sep 14, 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


Sep 14, 2017

Tammy and Mike

Great cause! and looking forward to the trip!!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid