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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!

19 04, 2018

Thank You to Our Amazing Fundraisers!

2018-04-19T13:10:38+01:00 April 19th, 2018|Awareness, Event, Fundraising|

A great big 'thank you!' to our amazing fundraisers Claire Price and Vicky Macqueen, both running the London Marathon this weekend on behalf of The Lee Spark Foundation! Vicky is a survivor who contracted necrotising fasciitis in 2013 and was close to an amputated leg but because of the amazing and swift actions of the [...]

21 12, 2017

INFECT Meeting in Stockholm

2017-12-21T11:01:21+01:00 December 21st, 2017|Awareness, Event|

I was honoured to represent the Lee Spark Foundation at the 5th annual INFECT meeting in Stockholm at the beginning of December. It was fantastic to meet and work with such an excellent group of people, all working towards the same goal - "to advance our understanding of the pathophysiological mechanisms, prognosis, and diagnosis of [...]

9 10, 2017

Remembering Lee Spark . . .

2017-10-06T21:33:24+01:00 October 9th, 2017|Event|

18 years ago today my family and I lost our son, brother, nephew, cousin and uncle .. Stephen Lee Spark. We still struggle to believe how a tooth abscess could have developed so quickly into necrotising fasciitis. Though we will never forget his death we feel proud that the Lee Spark NF Foundation was born [...]

31 07, 2017

Running 10k for Dave Green!

2019-07-15T12:54:28+01:00 July 31st, 2017|Awareness, Event|

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 [...]

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