Aimee Copeland, a young woman who lost her hands, a leg and a foot in a fight with flesh-eating bacteria, will be the keynote speaker for this year’s Power of the Purse Luncheon for United Way. The event will be held Nov. 2 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the St. Luke Ministry Center. [...]
National Geographic have recently published an article on how science is working at fighting NF. Read the full story here. DISCLAIMER We at The Lee Spark NF Foundation (including our professional network); do not support any advertising found in these links. The wording used, though helpful in raising awareness of necrotising fasciitis, is used in [...]
The New York times have published a story on how a woman contracted NF and died from the recent Texas floods. The full, tragic story can be found here DISCLAIMER We at The Lee Spark NF Foundation (including our professional network); do not support any advertising found in these links. The wording used, though helpful [...]
On 8th July 2017, we had a 12 strong team running a 10k in Leeds for the Dave Green Memorial Run. Dave passed away suddenly in 2008 from necrotising fasciitis leaving all his family and friends in shock. Remembering him in this way is a great tribute and will continue to make this an annual event [...]
Its official !!! So grateful for my global friends for arranging this annual celebration. Joining hands globally in our campaign to save lives through education. Raising awareness of this horrific disease that affects to many lives.
Tomorrow is a celebration of awareness ....wait for the news !!!!!!
Hi everyone in the UK we have been approached by a production company who works with ITV. They ask if we have any survivors or bereaved that would like to be a part of their next series 3..".This Time Next Year.".....I am sure most of you know that Devina McCall hosts the show and meets [...]
Another lovely family affected by necrotising fasciitis !!!! Jayde is striving to raise awareness of NF and raise funds for the maxillofacial team at the Leeds General Infirmary. PLEASE BE AWARE OF GRAPHIC IMAGES that may be upsetting.
I understand that a lot of people that contract necrotising fasciitis have difficulty adapting after their debridement. Many of you have been unable to continue with your existing employee and living with a disability you may need adjustments in the workplace. We hope this link helps to showcase employers that have these ethics and will [...]
Its all gogogo here at The Lee Spark NF Foundation. Really good idea's swimming round in our heads for 2017 and we have developed a new social media page for all those interested athletic peeps to join in. Keeping fit in our minds is a good start for our 2017 goals. We are starting a [...]