Cousin Mandy ran a 10k in May and raised over £800.
Her sister, Christine, organised a coffee morning on the 2nd July at Press Club, Whixall, Shropshire and raised £1,135!!!! Thank you to all who got involved and supported this heart warming event.
Sue and Kieran are celebrating their 40th birthday on August 6th and have kindly asked for friends and family to make a donation rather than buying gifts for them.
Victoria and her brother Hugo have started their 100 mile cycle of the South Downs Way. They have raised over £400 pounds already bless them.
You can find out more by looking at Hugo’s blog : http://helpthomastodance.blogspot.co.uk/ and their JustGiving page which is linked to ours: http://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/helpthomas2dance
Debbie Chapel has offered to host a Cheney Reunion at her house on September 11th to bring people together and help raise some money for us.
And we, as a family, along with the Pinner Gang ( my brother and family) are planning to go along to the Parallel London on Sunday 4th September 2016. We are hoping Thomas will have a go at using his walker or wheelchair in one of the sponsored events on the day. You can find out more about this incredible event by going to their website : www.whizz-kidz.org.uk.
or call them on 0207 233 9696
Come and join us as it looks like it will be a very special day.
More fundraising events taking place as the nights draw in:
Our neighbour Shelley is hosting a drinks and supper evening on Friday as a way to raise money for our campaign.
Julie (Ex VSO) is running a half marathon in October to raise money for Thomas.
My godmother Thelma is turning 60 in November and has kindly asked for friends and family to make a donation rather than buying gifts for her.
Keep the offers and suggestions coming – every bit helps!