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23 08, 2019

Aftercare and support after necrotising fasciitis

2019-08-23T11:59:20+01:00 August 23rd, 2019|Awareness, Charity|

We have a wonderful survivor who has experienced so much through her necrotising fasciitis journey and is going to be able to listen to you and understand your experiences and feelings. Becky has survived necrotising fasciitis and knows how you may be feeling. She's had those bad days, she's struggled with the same emotions and [...]

22 08, 2019

Can you make us your Charity of the Year?

2019-08-22T08:44:59+01:00 August 22nd, 2019|Charity, Latest News|

Bit of a plea, this one. We're looking for any of our survivors, or family and friends, to see whether they could nominate us as their workplace Charity of the  Year? Previously, we've raised awareness on a large scale plus fundraising events (raffles/auctions/quiz nights) and also have a lot of fun! All through being selected [...]

21 08, 2019

Donating through Smile Amazon

2019-08-21T09:17:47+01:00 August 21st, 2019|Awareness, Charity, Fundraising|

Did you know when shopping through Smile Amazon you can request a donation to your favourite charity? It's no different to regular Amazon, but they donate with every purchase! If you shop here (Smile Amazon) we can receive 0.05% commission ... yes I know it is a small amount...but small amounts mount up .....their site [...]

1 08, 2019

Jacqui Dimmock’s 46 mile bike ride!

2019-08-01T09:44:10+01:00 August 1st, 2019|Awareness, Charity, Event, Fundraising|

So exciting to share that Jacqui Dimmock is taking on the Prudential RideLondon! 46 miles - phew! Jacqui is taking part in Prudential RideLondon 46 to raise funds for prostate cancer and necrotising fasciitis/ severe streptococcal infection, two causes that have unfortunately hit close to home. Jacqui Dimmock She said "I want to [...]

31 07, 2019

Assisting survivors with skin care

2019-07-31T18:09:48+01:00 July 31st, 2019|Charity, Fundraising|

We are forever striving to assist survivors of necrotising (necrotizing) fasciiitis in their rehabilitation. Selection of Body Shop creams Many of you have said that Body Shop creams are working brilliantly for you on your donor sites, skin grafts and other skin changes. We have a selection available for you at a reduced [...]

29 07, 2019

Fundraising for Anita McIlvaney

2019-07-29T11:19:31+01:00 July 29th, 2019|Awareness, Charity, Fundraising|

We are fundraising for our beloved Anita. Anita was tragically taken from us on 16th June 2019. Anita was so cheerful and positive, and most would say 'high on life.' Her day to day living was centred around supporting others be it family, friends, or those she helped through her work. Anita was a tremendous [...]

3 05, 2018

A Huge Thank You!

2019-07-15T12:59:51+01:00 May 3rd, 2018|Awareness, Charity, Event, Fundraising|

A huge 'thank you' to Jessica Archer, who recently competed in the Manchester 10k on behalf of The Lee Spark Foundation. Jessica participated to raise awareness after her father survived necrotising fasciitis one year ago. Jessica has raised an incredible £1081 so far! Thank you Jessica - we think you're amazing!

15 03, 2018

Support on Scarring from Changing Faces

2019-07-15T12:58:40+01:00 March 15th, 2018|Awareness, Charity|

We at The Lee Spark NF Foundation are passionate about supporting survivors, bereaved  and their families who have suffered from necrotising fasciitis, commonly referred to as the ‘flesh-eating disease’; through listening to you for the past 18 years we understand many survivors have terrible issues with scarring after their experience. As part of our ongoing aims we are [...]