#FightEB so future generations don't have to suffer like Heather

Heather & Wendy Skerry

Target: £20,000.00



Start Date: 01-Jan-2018

End Date: 28-Feb-2018

About my fundraising

You've worked your way through college. You've got yourself a job. And you're making plans to move into your own place. Then you're diagnosed with cancer and all your plans get put on hold.

For 27-year-old Heather, that's exactly what happened.

Heather's a three-time cancer survivor.

She's had numerous operations to deal with internal injuries. She's blind in one eye. Hospital visits and painful daily bandage changes are simply part of everyday life for her and her mum, Wendy.

All because she has a skin condition.

Heather suffers from EB - a potentially fatal skin condition that causes constant pain due to unstoppable internal and external blistering.

The cancer is caused by her EB. It's aggressive and almost certain to come back.

But she doesn't let ...more more

P.S. When you make a donation, don't forget to check the Gift Aid box if you're a UK taxpayer as then your charity can claim an extra 25% from the government!

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Val Jacksondonation28-Feb-2018£20.00£5.00
Gayedonation28-Feb-2018£20.00£5.00Well done for all your determination Heather x
Debbie Bozadonation28-Feb-2018£20.00Much Love x
Jadedonation28-Feb-2018£5.00£1.25Well done H x
Jan Shadickdonation29-Jan-2018£50.00£12.50Keep inspiring - great to see you making such a difference
anne Highdonation05-Jan-2018£10.00£2.50
Susandonation03-Jan-2018£25.00A little something from each of us. X
Julie hallmarkdonation03-Jan-2018£10.00£2.50Good luck such amazing people xx
Amy Fernandesdonation03-Jan-2018£5.00Good luck Heather and Wendy xx
Jenny Butcherdonation03-Jan-2018£10.00£2.50You two are so inspirational, so proud of you Heather xx
Derek Huntdonation03-Jan-2018£20.00£5.00Good luck
Jackie Huntdonation03-Jan-2018£10.00£2.50
Deborahdonation03-Jan-2018£5.00£1.25Good luck girls xx

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DEBRA is the national charity supporting those directly affected by, and working with, Epidermolys...more

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