Article last updated : 03/02/2014
Over £1,700 Raised
Eleanor's big day went amazingly well and raised over £1,700 for Little Havens
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The event took place on the town’s bandstand and was attended by The Town Mayor, Councillor Christine Weir-Ewing, along with Eleanor’s family and friends and supportive members of the public. After smashing her original target of £1,000, Eleanor has now r
Eleanor never met Katie although she knew her mum through her children’s school. She was touched by our story and decided to do something herself for ‘Friends of Katie’ and Little Havens Hospice. Eleanor is also raising money for Prostate Cancer UK as her dad is currently in remission from prostate cancer
“I want to say a massive thank you to everybody who came along to support me on the day, it really meant a lot. We have so far raised over £3,400 for the two charities and we still have donations coming in. Everyone’s support has been really amazing.” .
Peter Hall from Little Havens contacted me today and said I just wanted to update you of the current Friends of Katie total which before Eleanor's (Lodges') head shave on Saturday stood at £65,923.25. Having spoken to Eleanor this morning I am thrilled to report that Little Havens are now £1,700 better off! Eleanor has so far raised £3,450 through her head shave for both Friends of Katie and Prostate Cancer UK which is nothing short of amazing - and donations are still coming in. So current Friend of Katie fundraising total for Little Havens is £ 67,623, and increasing!