Trishna Jethwa recently competed in (and won!) a fundraising boxing match in memory of her dear friend Michelle. Michelle sadly lost her life to necrotising fasciitis and since then Trishna has been determined to honour her and there's no better way than to box your way to victory! Trishna kindly raised money for us and [...]
After losing his sister 6 years ago to necrotising fasciitis, Pete and 4 friends are cycling from St Ives Cornwall to St Ives Cambs over 4 days August 9th - 12th, as a way of paying tribute and spreading awareness and contributing to The Lee Spark Foundation. Pete explains "from admittance at hospital on the [...]
We're extremely grateful to share that Angie Cox will be running the Plymouth 10k for The Lee Spark Foundation! Angie explains "After a dear friend lost her Dad just over a year ago to necrotising fasciitis, she was diagnosed with PTSD and has now ended up having to give up a career that she was [...]
Congratulations and a huge thank you to little Frankie & his dad Wayne for smashing the Sunderland 3k run in just 19 minutes and 3 seconds and raising £400 for The Lee Spark Foundation! Frankie has suffered so much but has defeated necrotising fasciitis and is proof that you can achieve anything if you put [...]
A huge thank you to Jessica Archer, who has raised an impressive £1275 for The Lee Spark NF Foundation by completing the Simply Health Manchester 10k run! Great work Jessica!
Gabby Jacobs Niman has put an event together to help raise awareness and to fundraise for The Lee Spark NF Foundation. Gabby's father survived necrotising fasciitis 9 years ago but sadly did have his arm amputated in order to save his life. Gabby will never forget the very difficult time they had seeing their father [...]
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!
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 [...]
A huge thank you and well done to Tim Ogdon, who has raised £1456.25 for our charity! Tim showed superhuman strength by completing 3 half-marathons this year in memory of his brother Jonathan, who tragically took his life after his battle with NF. Another terrible reminder of why we must continue to raise awareness and [...]