M.E. is not for Wimps

Carmel Hillary

Target: £400.00



Start Date: 21-Aug-2011

End Date: 30-Nov-2014

About my fundraising

There are way over 250,000 sufferers of M.E. in the UK with about 25% classified as being severely affected, i.e. bed/house-bound. Each sufferer is a member of a family affected by M.E. I have personal experience of living with M.E so I understand what devastating effect this illness can have on someones life, their family and friends. I am raising funds and also raising awareness into ME with the medical professions, by leaving literature at my local doctors and hospital. I was recently in hospital; Suffering severe chest pains and breathlessness. I came up against some doctors who had never heard of ME or CFS, the first night of my stay I was almost sent home, until I collapsed after being made to walk up the corridor. The next day until I explained my old job as an Advance Personal Trainer and Sports Therapist that was struck down with Viral Meningitis several times and then went onto develop ME, was I then given the respect I deserved. The consultant I went onto see and his team...more more

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AnonymousGive as you Live£1.82I shop with my favourite brands and raise money
CarmelGive as you Live£31.96I shop with my favourite brands and raise money
CarmelEveryclick Search£0.79Every search raises money
Hil PattenEveryclick Search£2.93Every search raises money
AnonymousEveryclick Search£0.25Every search raises money
Carmeldonation16-Jul-2012£5.00£1.25Commited to make this centre work
rach s-bdonation21-Apr-2012£10.00£2.50Rach S-B
Carmeldonation15-Mar-2012£10.00upped my target to £400
Pollydonation07-Jan-2012£25.00£6.25you are amazing.......despite your suffering you do this
Rach Stowell-Birchdonation30-Oct-2011£10.00well done on your fundraising efforts. xx
John Allendonation29-Sep-2011£10.00£2.50For my son: Geofferoo
Rach S-Bdonation29-Sep-2011£20.00
Isobel Alexanderdonation07-Sep-2011£10.00Hope this makes the target, good luck !
Riccardodonation05-Sep-2011£5.00£1.25Pledge to donation
Anonymousdonation05-Sep-2011£5.00Thank you for the donation when you came to visit Rachel :-)
Richard Simpsondonation04-Sep-2011£10.00£2.50Thank you
Carmeldonation03-Sep-2011£20.00Thank you for the donation by hand Sarah, much appriciated!
Rogerdonation31-Aug-2011£10.00£2.50Well done Carmel..........your fund raising is pants!! :-D x
Aftondonation31-Aug-2011£10.00£2.50go for it mum : )
Sarah-Louise Jordandonation30-Aug-2011£15.00thinking of you and so proud to know you!
Anonymousdonation26-Aug-2011£10.00Proud of you Love Mum xx
Anonymousdonation26-Aug-2011£5.00What a great cause!!
Irenedonation26-Aug-2011£20.00Best wishes to carmel and all the other not Wimps
Carmeldonation25-Aug-2011£25.00£6.25Best of luck Carmel
David Woodcockdonation25-Aug-2011£5.00Well done Carmel x
Captain Jackdonation23-Aug-2011£10.00£2.50You go Girl!
Pauldonation23-Aug-2011£10.00£2.50Go Carmel !!
nikki nicedonation23-Aug-2011£5.00carmel you are a star hun keep up the good work x
Jo Bestdonation23-Aug-2011£10.00£2.50Want M.E? Wimps need not apply! Go Carmel! and thank you!
Sarah-Louise Jordandonation23-Aug-2011£10.00£2.50Carmel is amazing and so is this cause, its so so important!

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