Transplant support for Asher George

TODAY IS WORLD KIDNEY DAY! What are you doing for it?!

This year, I’m too far away from the person I love struggling with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD), but I never forget that those precious, bean shaped organs in the small of my back are essential for day-to-day life.

This summer, I am running a half marathon to raise awareness of CKD and funds for my nephew - the mighty Asher Georgie. The money raised on this page will go directly towards supporting Asher and his parents during his kidney transplant - go on, spare some pennies! The funds will help with: transport to and from hospital, parking, accommodation (his family live in a different city to where the surgery is) and some treats to keep him experiencing life as a two year old! 

Those of you who know me will know that I am NOT a runner. I have been blessed with short legs and a long body, which mean that long distances are not easy. On top of that, I haven't run since I did 10Km - 6 years ago!

So you can get an idea of what your money will go towards:

£3.20 - Parking (p/h)

£12 - Daily travel to and from the hospital

£12 - Nappies! (Asher needs more than babies without kidney issues)

£50 - Food (p/w) even with bringing your own food in, 24/7 in hospital means you can’t avoid the expensive food courts!

Donations

  • Birgit Kroemer 
    • £50 
    • 19 mos
  • Richard Fishlock 
    • £50 
    • 20 mos
  • Chiara Wall 
    • £30 
    • 20 mos
  • Emily Smart 
    • £90 
    • 24 mos
  • Rob Aldred 
    • £20 
    • 24 mos
See all

Organizer

Amy Mitchell 
Organizer
Burton Green, West Midlands, United Kingdom
  • #1 fundraising platform

    People have raised more money on GoFundMe than anywhere else. Learn more

  • GoFundMe Guarantee

    In the rare case that something isn’t right, we will refund your donation. Learn more

  • Expert advice, 24/7

    Contact us with your questions and we’ll answer, day or night. Learn more