Fundraising

Time to think pink!

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The Friarage Hospital’s Breast Cancer Support Group will be holding their annual Pink Stall in the town hall at Northallerton on Saturday 9 May 2015 from 9am to 12noon. Any donations of new unwanted gifts or items which can be sold on the stall will be gratefully received.

Eye outpatients team launch £175,000 appeal

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Eye outpatients staff have launched an ambitious fundraising drive to bring the very latest leading-edge technology to The James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough. The Retinal Development Appeal aims to raise £175,000 to buy additional state-of-the-art equipment to enhance patient care. Top of the wishlist is an Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) scanner.

It was a walk in the park for Tina’s TV ward bid

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Grateful patient Tina Reid organised a sponsored walk to thank the dedicated staff on ward 14 for the amazing care and support she has received which helped to raise over £3,200.
Brave Tina, 52, from Stockton has ovarian cancer and she has been cared for on the ward at The James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough over the last six months.

On the run in Tom’s memory

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Intrepid Darren Hodgson is really going that extra mile by running the ASICS Greater Manchester marathon in Trafford on Sunday 19 April 2015. Darren, 41, from Thirsk is taking on this mammoth challenge in memory of his dad – Tom Hodgson – who passed away at the Lambert Memorial Community Hospital in Thirsk, five years ago in May 2010.

Massive donation to children’s day unit

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Richard and Tracy Clarke have handed over another fantastic amount of £50,000 to help with the refurbishment of the children’s day unit at The James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough.

The ultra-dedicated pair from Coulby Newham, have raised over £300,000 though their registered charity, Abbie’s Love, for epilepsy research and supporting children with the condition.