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Emma McVeigh

Emma's Aim

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p][b]10 challenges in 10 months - complete [/b][/p][p][/p][p]Hello, my name is Emma. In 2006, at the age of 16, I was diagnosed with Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia. So far my treatment has included an unrelated bone marrow transplant, chemotherapy, radiotherapy and donor lymphocyte infusions. Despite all the treatment I am still fighting leukaemia.[/p][p]This year will be 10 years since I was diagnosed, so I would like to commemorate this by carrying out 10 challenges. Starting in January I will be doing one challenge per month for 10 months. [/p][p]January - 10 hour Bowlathon - complete[/p][p]February - Skydive - complete[/p][p]March - 100m Abseil - complete[/p][p]April - 10 London Football Stadiums in 10 hours by Tuk Tuk - complete [/p][p]May - 10 European Capitals in 10 days - complete[/p][p]June - 182m Bungy jump - complete[/p][p]July - Hydrospeeding - complete[/p][p]August - Diving with Sharks - complete[/p][p]September - Wing Walk - complete[/p][p]November - 10 laps of Silverstone Stowe circuit - complete[/p][p][/p][p]I also held a Charity Ball in October and a Christmas Fun Day in December.[/p][p][/p][p]All of the charities that I am fundraising for have helped me throughout my treatment, therefore I would like to give back to them and be able to help others. [/p][p]I believe charities like this play a vital part in helping so many people through a very difficult time in their lives. It is my aim to raise awareness of these charities and to raise as much as I possibily can for them.[/p][p]Thank you for taking the time to visit my fundraising page.[/p][p][/p][p][/p][p][/p][p][/p][p][/p][p]Through Virgin Money Giving, you can sponsor me and donations will be quickly processed and passed to charities. 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. I really appreciate all your support and thank you for any donations.[/p]

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Personal Challenge Date

09 Dec 2018


CLIC Sargent

CLIC Sargent

Teenage Cancer Trust

Teenage Cancer Trust

Anthony Nolan

Anthony Nolan

Willow Foundation

Willow Foundation

Bloodwise formerly known as Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research

Bloodwise formerly known as Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research




Money raised from the Magical Christmas Experience.




£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid


Stephen Church

Terrific fund raising effort Emma. Well done!

£25.00 plus £6.25 Gift Aid


Green Umbrella

Well done on all the fantastic fundraising work Emma, from us all at Green Umbrella.



Claire Jones

Hi Emma - this money is from the latest photograph sales. See you son, best wishes, Claire



Dani Hagan

A very inspiring story and incredible efforts with all the challenges. Well Done!



Claire Jones

Have a great New Year. Thanks to everybody who bought a Saints calendar.




Thank you so much all to a great cause x

£60.00 plus £15.00 Gift Aid



Money raised at the Christmas Fun Day



James Gerada

Thanks Claire for the photo tonight of James and james

£5.00 plus £1.25 Gift Aid