Dawn Finnigan

Dawn Finnigan

Martha & Matthews GNR Mini Adventure for DHR


Total raised so far£0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00


Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[lt]p style="text-align: justify;"[gt][b]Hello everyone,[/b][/p] [lt]p style="text-align: justify;"[gt][span=font-weight: bold;]Thank you for visiting our fundraising page.  We are Martha (5) and Matthew (6) and we are really excited to be running together to raise funds for DHR. Martha's Mammy is a volunteer at Durham Hospitals Radio and we like to help her with her Sunday afternoon show #SundaySunshine.[/span][/p] [lt]p style="text-align: justify;"[gt][b] [lt]br /[gt][/b][b]The radio station has to raise all of it's funds by itself and we both asked if we could help by running this years Mini Great North Run.  DHR keeps the patients, their families and friends entertained 24 hours a day 7 days a week and is manned totally by a small team of volunteers.  They also cover all of Durham Womens Football Clubs home matches (which can also be heard on the internet) and the home games of Sunderland AFC and Newcastle United FC (in the hospital only - once the new internal system is in place throughout the University Hospitals of North Durham site.)  [/b][/p][lt]p style="text-align: justify;"[gt][b]We both love love football, and Martha loves dancing to the music on the station while Matthew sings along - and we both love Paw Patrol and chocolate too[/b][/p] [lt]p style="text-align: justify;"[gt][b]We[/b][b] would like to buy some new music for Durham Hospitals Radio to play to their lovely listeners and help make their days (and nights) brighter.  DHR also need up upgrade their studios to keep the gremlins at bay (don't feed them after midnight!)[/b][/p][lt]p style="text-align: justify;"[gt][b]When we can we interview BIG stars such as Chris and Pui because we love them on the TV.[/b][/p][lt]p style="text-align: justify;"[gt][lt]img title="Matthew and Martha Interviewing Chris and Pui" src="https://scontent.fman1-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/17883805_10210764832111044_5063762754919373199_n.jpg?oh=efea31bc4161d379f6e4dade054526f4&oe=5A2E5804" alt="Matthew and Martha Interviewing Chris and Pui" width="640" height="960" /[gt][/p][lt]p style="text-align: justify;"[gt][b]DHR was nominated for 5 awards at the HBA National Radio Awards this year....and won a Silver Award for Special Event broadcasting.  We thought they did amazing!  Please help them to play more music to make everyones days happier .[/b][/p][lt]p style="text-align: justify;"[gt][b]             Why don't you have a listen at [url=http://www.dhradio.org.uk]www.dhradio.org.uk[/url][/b][/p] [lt]p style="text-align: justify;"[gt][b]We are hoping for sunshine, and a lovely pasta party after our 1.5K run.  [/b][b]fact we have told our Mammies that we am going to run so fast that it will be hard for them to keep up :)  They are already panicking about how to fit in training!!![/b][/p][lt]p style="text-align: justify;"[gt]             [b][/b][i][span=background-color: #ffffff;][b][lt]span style="color: #ff00ff;"[gt][lt]span style="background-color: #00ffff;"[gt]We only have little legs but both have a big heart.[/span][lt]/span[gt][/b][lt]/span[gt][/i][/p] [lt]p style="text-align: justify;"[gt][b][lt]br /[gt][/b][b]Please sponsor us for running this little race, We are hoping to win this year!!!  We were in this starting line up last year....  Just next to the big speaker![/b][/p] [lt]p style="text-align: justify;"[gt][b][lt]img title="Start of GNR Mini 2016" src="https://scontent.fman1-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/14212156_10208822732879777_2959637992399253314_n.jpg?oh=33206b43b0816841a6794723b8ca946e&oe=59EAF075" alt="Start of GNR Mini 2016" width="680" height="449" /[gt][lt]br /[gt][/b][b]Through Virgin Money Giving, you can sponsor us and donations will be quickly processed and passed to the charity.  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.  We really appreciate all your support and thank you for any donations.[/b][/p] [lt]p style="text-align: justify;"[gt][b]Thank you so very very much.[/b][/p] [lt]p style="text-align: justify;"[gt][b]Love from[/b][/p] [lt]p style="text-align: justify;"[gt][b]Martha and Matthew xxx  #littlelegsbigheart[/b][/p]

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09 Sep 2017


Aug 6, 2017

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