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Lauren Whitehead

Lauren's Running the London Marathon!

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Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p]Thank you so much for visiting my page! I am honoured to be running the Virgin London Marathon in support of Refuge.[/p][p]On any given day Refuge supports almost 5,000 clients, helping them rebuild their lives and overcome many different forms of violence and abuse; for example domestic violence, sexual violence, so-called ‘honour’-based violence, human trafficking and modern slavery, and female genital mutilation.[/p][p]Refuge’s specialist services include refuges, independent advocacy, community outreach projects, culturally specific services and the 24 hour National Domestic Violence Helpline, run in partnership with Women’s Aid.[/p][p]I have never run a marathon before and previously the furthest I had ever run was 10k. The race itself terrifies me, but I'm thrilled to be running for such an important and much needed service! Anything you are able to give to support Refuge is very gratefully received. If you'd like to wait until after the event and pledge a certain amount depending on my finish time, then that is also welcome! I'll need all the motivation I can get...[/p][p][br][/p][p]Wish me luck! :S[/p][p]Lauren x[/p][p][br][/p]

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Supporters

May 3, 2018

Anonymous

Apr 30, 2018

Anonymous

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Apr 29, 2018

Florence

Yay!

£20.00

Apr 26, 2018

Cinzia

Bravo fabulous lady! What a magnificent accomplishment, be so proud of yourself x x x

Apr 25, 2018

The Simpsons

Amazing effort in that heat, you can say you took on the toughest London Marathon and conquered it, Very well done indeed

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Apr 25, 2018

Auntie Joan

Well Done Lauren!

£25.00 plus £6.25 Gift Aid

Apr 25, 2018

Anonymous

£70.00 plus £17.50 Gift Aid

Apr 24, 2018

Maree

£10.00

Apr 24, 2018

Anonymous

Apr 24, 2018

Iona

Well done!

£5.00 plus £1.25 Gift Aid