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Walking across America

2 team members

Challenge complete

Fundraising for this challenge has ended so we're no longer accepting donations. Thanks to everyone who supported this challenge.

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

Team story

[lt]p style="margin: 0px 0px 10px; font-family: Verdana;"[gt][span=color: #333333; font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11.111111640930176px; line-height: 15.555556297302246px;]Thank you so much for taking the time to read this, and hopefully for donating as well.[/span][/p][p][lt]br style="color: #333333; font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11.111111640930176px; line-height: 15.555556297302246px;" /[gt][span=color: #333333; font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11.111111640930176px; line-height: 15.555556297302246px;]We are walking the 3000 mile journey across America, from New York to LA. We are doing this in aid of CLIC Sargent and Parkinson's UK. No cars, no lifts, no public transport; just walking.[/span][lt]br style="color: #333333; font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11.111111640930176px; line-height: 15.555556297302246px;" /[gt][lt]br style="color: #333333; font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11.111111640930176px; line-height: 15.555556297302246px;" /[gt][span=color: #333333; font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11.111111640930176px; line-height: 15.555556297302246px;]Kieran is walking in memory of his Granddad, John Paul O'Mahoney, and is raising money for Parkinson's UK. John was diagnosed with the disease in [/span][span=display: inline; color: #333333; font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11.111111640930176px; line-height: 15.555556297302246px;]2007 and sadly, after a long and drawn out struggle, lost his battle in late 2010. [lt]br /[gt][lt]br /[gt]Jack is walking for Stephanie Knight ([url=http://www.facebook.com/l.php?u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.stephknight.co.uk%2F&h=7AQEg3PB-&s=1]http://www.stephknight.co.uk[/url]), who since she was 17, has had to battle with cancer. in 2010 her cancer went into remission, but Steph continued to raise money and awareness of teenage cancer, and has helped raise over £40,000. [lt]br /[gt][lt]br /[gt]Unfortunately in April 2012 Steph found out the cancer was back in the same part of her pelvis. Since then she has had to have her Pelvis, Hip and right leg removed; Throughout this Steph has always been positive and continued to raise money and awareness, to try to help others. When I asked Steph who she would like to benefit from this campaign, she suggested CLIC Sargent, who help young people with Cancer and their families. [lt]br /[gt][lt]br /[gt]Thank you so much for taking the time to read this, and for supporting this walk. With an average daily goal of 18 miles, we estimate the walk will take us around 6 months to complete, but it could be anything up to 9 months.  We hope to keep you informed via our blog, twitter and facebook.[/span][/p][p][span=display: inline; color: #333333; font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11.111111640930176px; line-height: 15.555556297302246px;]We understand that people may be unable to donate to the campaign finacially, so in place of this we ask you to spread the word to as many people as possible. [/span][/p][p][span=display: inline; color: #333333; font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11.111111640930176px; line-height: 15.555556297302246px;]Thank you again for taking the time to read this.[/span][/p][p] [/p][p][span=display: inline; color: #333333; font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11.111111640930176px; line-height: 15.555556297302246px;]Kieran and Jack[/span][/p]

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Supporters

08-Mar-2014

Dora O'Mahoney

£80.00 plus £20.00 Gift Aid

25-Jan-2014

Delia

Kieran's Great Aunt

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

16-Jan-2014

Rachel, Threetwenty6

Absolutely brilliant, congratulations!

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

15-Jan-2014

Sue - threetwenty6

Well done

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

03-Dec-2013

Ayse Kirca

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

15-Nov-2013

Pete & Sue

Well done lads!

£25.00 plus £6.25 Gift Aid

11-Nov-2013

Spanny

Well done finishing chaps - a bit more for finishing - real impressive :)

£20.00

08-Nov-2013

Terry (Mahoney) Giannetto

What an inspiring duo! What a wonderful thing you two have done!

£60.00

02-Nov-2013

Anonymous

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

30-Oct-2013

Mary & Greg Hewitson

Keep going - it'll soon be Christmas!!

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Jack Chalkley

Jack Chalkley

Kieran Sherry

Kieran Sherry