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richard burke

Richard Burke's Skydiving Fundraising Page

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

My story

[p]Hello, I am raising money by doing a free fall sky dive for two charities very close to our family. [/p] [p]Alfie, my son has had Type 1 Diabetes since he was two. The JDRF are using funds to find a cure from having to administer insulin every time he eats along with constant Blood Glucose Level testing.[/p] [p][/p] [p]The second charity is Edies Butterfly Appeal. Edie, my Niece was diagnosed with a Ependymoma when she was six. Now aged 12, after six years of proton therapy and radiotherapy, She is now undergoing chemotherapy This rare form of Brain Cancer needs research to find cure and prevention to stop other children developing it.[/p] [p][/p] [p]The sky dive will be a solo free fall from approx 15,000ft. I will have two instructors with me but I will not be attached to them. I hate heights by the way so this won't be easy![/p] [p][/p] [p]I will be funding the jump myself, ALL money raised will be split 50/50 between the two charities.[/p] [p][/p] [p]Many Thanks,[/p] [p]Rich [/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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Supporters

Oct 31, 2017

Ruth

Well done x

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Oct 30, 2017

Colleagues from Network Rail

£185.00 plus £46.25 Gift Aid

Oct 28, 2017

Waterloo Primary

Some more from Waterloo Primary Staff

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

Oct 27, 2017

Kev

Cheers for being such a good friend

£15.00

Oct 20, 2017

Anonymous

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Oct 17, 2017

Mark fairhurst

Well done buddy.

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

Oct 12, 2017

Waterloo Primary Staff

Well done from Waterloo Primary staff

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Oct 11, 2017

Paul Barnes

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Oct 11, 2017

Sam

Glad you landed safe and well!

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Oct 11, 2017

Sheephead

Did Redbull give you wings?