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Hilary Graffy

London Marathon 2019

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p]After years of talking about it the time is now! I am running the London Marathon. [/p][p]Last year I was working at Bwindi Community Hospital in rural South-West Uganda. Here the average number of children a woman will have is 6.9, higher in rural areas! (Below is a picture of Dan, our friend with his mother and a few of his family members - he has 21 siblings!) I have chosen to run for The Margaret Pyke Trust, a charity supporting ongoing training and resources in Sexual and Reproductive Health at this hospital.[/p][p]The Margaret Pyke Trust has been at the forefront of contraception and sexual health over the last 50 years. They work in the UK and internationally with a number of interesting projects. I believe that providing sexual health education as well as improving access to appropriate contraception can help elevate families from poverty. I am proud to be running for them.[/p][p]Please support me, as I train through the cold and rainy winter for this great cause![/p][p][br][/p][p](Pictures below: 1. Bwindi Community Hospital, SW Uganda, 2. Dan with his mother and brother, 2. Sarah a USHAPE trainer running the new Youth Friendly Clinic, 3. Dan again with a few of his many siblings, 4. After the Cambridge half marathon, 2016 - turns out a full marathon requires a lot more training!)[/p]
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Share Hilary's story


Apr 21, 2019

Andrew Mackay

You are going to smash it Hilary!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Apr 21, 2019

James and Grace

Good luck , happy running

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Apr 21, 2019

Ben L


Apr 20, 2019

Melinda McMullen

Great cause. Have a great run!


Apr 20, 2019

Zandre Taylor

Was lovely seeing you today. Good luck with your race.


Apr 18, 2019


You are going to smash this, what an achievement though!!! Xx

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Apr 18, 2019


Good luck Hilary!! I'm in awe of anyone who can run a marathon. You've raised an amazing amount already!

£25.00 plus £6.25 Gift Aid

Apr 17, 2019

Clare Maddy

Good luck Hilary and Mark :) xx

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Apr 17, 2019

R and B

Good luck you two. Remember it doesn’t have to be fun to be fun!

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

Apr 17, 2019


Well done Hilary you are running for a brilliant cause

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid