Kevin Moore

Kevin Moore

Kevin Moore's fundraising page

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Total raised so far£0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Target£0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[lt]p class="s5" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; line-height: 1.62; font-family: -webkit-standard; font-size: 18px;"[gt][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]Hi All, On Sunday 23[/span][span=line-height: 6px; font-size: 5px; vertical-align: super; font-family: Arial;]rd[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]April 2017 I’m running the London Marathon on behalf of Ipswich based charity Krissy & Friends Foundation[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;].[/span][/p][lt]p class="s5" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; line-height: 1.62; font-family: -webkit-standard; font-size: 18px;"[gt][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;][lt]br /[gt][/span][/p] [lt]p class="s5" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; line-height: 1.62; font-family: -webkit-standard; font-size: 18px;"[gt][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]Those of you who know me are probably struggling to control their fits of laughter and [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]are [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]perplexed as to why I would be putting my body through such torture when it’s obviously designed for horizontal orientation supported by a comfy sofa. The reason is my[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]wife Kris![/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]Why [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]oh[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]why[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]did I get married?[/span][/p][lt]p class="s5" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; line-height: 1.62; font-family: -webkit-standard; font-size: 18px;"[gt][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;][lt]br /[gt][/span][/p] [lt]p class="s5" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; line-height: 1.62; font-family: -webkit-standard; font-size: 18px;"[gt][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]In[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]2013 our outlook on life changed dramatically when Kris was dia[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]gnosed with terminal cancer and[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]a life expectancy of 12 months. It was[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] devastating and we were engulfed by a sen[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]se of hopelessness at first and [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]found it difficult to find a way to move forward with [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]our lives. However we soon [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]realised we had to experience as much of the important things in life as possible.[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]Memories are[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]a[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]photo book of our lives and we wanted to pack in a lifetimes worth[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]to fill that book.  [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]4 years on with Kris’s desire to fight the disease and help from family, friends & wonderful support from the NHS[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]we are still making memories.[/span][/p][lt]p class="s5" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; line-height: 1.62; font-family: -webkit-standard; font-size: 18px;"[gt][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;][lt]br /[gt][/span][/p] [lt]p class="s5" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; line-height: 1.62; font-family: -webkit-standard; font-size: 18px;"[gt][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]Kris has spent her working life supporting children that need help whether here in the U.K or abroad. So with her experience in this field and now knowing the importance of making memories.[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]Kris and her friends[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]have[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]set up a charity[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]which[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]helps[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]children with life[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] changing [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]illnesses[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;],[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]injury or diagnosis [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]by providing therapies through music[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]. [/span][/p][lt]p class="s5" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; line-height: 1.62; font-family: -webkit-standard; font-size: 18px;"[gt][/p][lt]p class="s5" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; line-height: 1.62; font-family: -webkit-standard; font-size: 18px;"[gt][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]Please visit their website fo[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]r full details of the [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]work [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]they do [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]and support at www.[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]krissyandfriends.org.uk[/span][/p][lt]p class="s5" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; line-height: 1.62; font-family: -webkit-standard; font-size: 18px;"[gt][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;][lt]br /[gt][/span][/p] [lt]p class="s5" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; line-height: 1.62; font-family: -webkit-standard; font-size: 18px;"[gt][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]I feel proud of what Kris and her friends are[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]achieving[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]by bringing[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]a little joy to children that face the mountain of running a marathon everyday of their lives. I’m humbled by both the dedication of these people and the resolve and determination of children that[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]fight every hour to lead a normal life.  [/span][/p][lt]p class="s5" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; line-height: 1.62; font-family: -webkit-standard; font-size: 18px;"[gt][/p][lt]p class="s5" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; line-height: 1.62; font-family: -webkit-standard; font-size: 18px;"[gt][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]Running the London Marathon is my way of helping Krissy and Friends raise [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]the [/span][lt]a name="_GoBack"[gt][lt]/a[gt][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]funds to help those children in need of some fun in their lives provided through music.  [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]So please, please, make my small amount of suffering compared to those that face it[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]everyday[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]worthwhile and donate to my giving page.[/span][/p][lt]p class="s5" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; line-height: 1.62; font-family: -webkit-standard; font-size: 18px;"[gt][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;][lt]br /[gt][/span][/p] [lt]p class="s5" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; line-height: 1.62; font-family: -webkit-standard; font-size: 18px;"[gt][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;]Many thanks for reading this, Kev[/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][span=line-height: 16.799999237060547px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px;] [/span][/p] [lt]p class="s5" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; line-height: 1.62; font-family: -webkit-standard; font-size: 18px;"[gt][span=line-height: 15.600000381469727px; font-size: 13px;] [/span][/p] [lt]p class="s5" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; line-height: 1.62; font-family: -webkit-standard; font-size: 18px;"[gt][span=line-height: 15.600000381469727px; font-size: 13px;] [/span][/p] [lt]p class="s2" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; line-height: 21.600000381469727px; font-family: -webkit-standard; font-size: 18px;"[gt][span=line-height: 21.600000381469727px;] [/span][/p][p][/p][p][/p][p][/p]

Supporters


May 4, 2017

Ali KJ

Well done! Amazing achievement

£10.00

plus £2.50 Gift Aid


May 3, 2017

David and Nadia Roberts

Great work, Kev. I know you had all those football playing years but you have still surprised me. Really really impressed. Well done.


Apr 29, 2017

Aunts

An amazing achievement,truly well done and looking forward to next years performance!!! Much love The Maniac Marks xxx

£50.00

plus £12.50 Gift Aid


Apr 25, 2017

Andy & Tilly

Well done Kev!!!!

£20.00

plus £5.00 Gift Aid


Apr 25, 2017

Claire

Huge kudos to you for doing this Kev. (Bows in reverence whilst citing "I am not worthy, I am not worthy" repeatedly) Cheers

£30.00


Apr 24, 2017

Rikki's Mum

Well done Kev

£5.00

plus £1.25 Gift Aid


Apr 23, 2017

Dixon Electrical Suffolk

As promised, now we can finally access the site! We're sure you did great. Well done mate!

£20.00


Apr 23, 2017

Andy, Susie and The Steamboat crew x

Good luck Kev, amazing challenge for an amazing charity. Have a good run. Pint on us next time you're in!

£50.00

plus £12.50 Gift Aid


Apr 23, 2017

nickluss

Run Thin Boy Run!!

£50.00

plus £12.50 Gift Aid


Apr 23, 2017

Gem and Ollie Mark

Well done Kevin - you have done amazingly!!! Love Gem & Ollie

£20.00

plus £5.00 Gift Aid

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