Dylan is a Duke of Edinburgh volunteer. He has already completed a sponsored walk in April 2021 in aid of his brother and all children affected by NF2. His second Duke of Edinburgh project was a charity plant sale in May to commemorate NF2 Awareness Month and NF2 Awareness Day. And next, he will be participating in the Robin Hood Mini Marathon on Sunday 26th September 2021, along with his brother who has NF2.
Andy White is completing a coast to coast walk in Sept 2021, walking 192 miles with his friend Mike. Andy is the father of one of our charity volunteers, Rebecca. He is currently training for a 14-day charity walk in September 2021 supporting NF2 BioSolutions UK, raising money and awareness so that we can accelerate gene therapy and immunotherapy for a cure to NF2. Andy works as a freelancer at Hudson Benelux and they are very generously sponsoring his Walk. Andy and his friend Mike are walking 192 miles Coast to Coast from St Bees to Robins Hoods Bay in celebration of their 60th birthdays.
March 5th 2022 sees a Fundraiser evening in Nottingham at the Holiday Inn Jnct 25 hotel, tickets will go on sale later in the year, please register your interest with Joanne for a great evening of fundraising and entertainment, buffet, raffle, merchandise, etc. Come along and support our cause.May 2022 sees a Dream Challenges trek to Machu Picchu raising lots of money. More information will be published about this nearer the time.
Here are what some of our supporters have been upto previously to fundraise on behalf of our charity.
- Annie from the TCG Golf Club walked during lockdown raising £3892
- Clare ran the virtual London Marathon raising £1530
- Jo celebrated a big birthday raising £1800
- A Zumbathon was held in July 2021 in Nuneation raising money for 3 fabulous charities including £1000 for NF2 Biosolutions UK & Europe
- Erewash Valley Golf Club are hosting a golf day in September 2021