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Sian Cox

The London Marathon Challenge Part 2

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p]Hello everybody,[/p][p]So after 10 years of running it for the first time I am attempting to do it all again. [/p][p]And this time it is to raise money for the wonderful National Deaf Children's Society (NDCS). [/p][p]As most of you will know our son Zachary is severely deaf. When Zachary was first diagnosed at six weeks old it felt like so many doors slammed shut on us, but mainly it felt like they had shut on him.[/p][p]We didn't know where to turn.[/p][p]We were lost and very scared.[/p][p]We are lucky enough to have amazing support where we live and they recommened us reaching out to the NDCS. We didn't want to at first. We weren't ready to let anyone in. But, over time, we did and we are so glad we did. From offering support, shoulders to cry on and friendly faces at newly diagnosed weekends, to the amazing resources on their websites,to lending us technology to incredible support when we faced local government cuts, the NDCS have helped us open doors again.They are a pathway to a community of people who absolutely get it. And when it feels like doors are closing again, they are there, shining a light when we need it the most, showing us there is a way and helping us show Zachary that anything is possible. [/p][p]Running this marathon is also helping me. Those of you who know me know I worry. A lot. And I have to put all this fret and worry somewhere so I am going to put it all into this. And if you could spare some pennies to help that would be awesome. The world all feels a bit dark right now doesn't it? So let's throw some light on it all. And help those that really need it the most.[/p][p]Thanks gang.[/p][p]Sian[/p][p]xxx[/p]

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Event

2018 Virgin Money London Marathon

2018 Virgin Money London Marathon

22 Apr 2018

Charity

National Deaf Children's Society

National Deaf Children's Society

Supporters

05-May-2018

Anonymous

Well done, Sian. Adams Chorale member.

£10.00

05-May-2018

Sharpes

Well done, Sian. An amazing achievement Love, Ken and Christine

£10.00

30-Apr-2018

Anonymous

From Maria and Clive

£25.00 plus £6.25 Gift Aid

27-Apr-2018

Anonymous

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

27-Apr-2018

Brian McErlaine Adams Chorale

Best wishes, very well run

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

27-Apr-2018

John M

£7.50 plus £1.88 Gift Aid

26-Apr-2018

Anonymous

Well done, Sian! What an amazing achievement! Maggie and John Hipkiss (Adams Chorale)

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

26-Apr-2018

Chris Adams Chorale

Well run Sian, I am lost in admiration for everyone who enters the marathon.

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

26-Apr-2018

Carol member of Adams Chorale

Congratulations on your run.

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

26-Apr-2018

Carol member of Adams Chorale

Congratulations on your run for a good cause.

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid