Supporting Macmillan

I’m lucky enough to be able to say I haven’t had any experience in dealing with Cancer nor has my family. That’s a blessing in itself.

I do however have close friend’s who have had to deal with this. Thankfully, they have come out on the other side and are still alive and doing well today. Some aren’t so lucky.

Macmillan Cancer Support was founded by Douglas Macmillan back in 1911, he watched his father die of Cancer. Having seen his father’s pain and suffering, he set up ‘Society for the Prevention & Relief of Cancer‘.

The charity are a source of support for patients dealing with Cancer, but they’re also so much more! You can find out more by visiting their website here.

On Friday, the local Gap Outlet Store here in Manchester at the Lowry held a fundraiser. I was asked to go by to take some photos in the morning. Course I said yes. The great thing about this fundraiser is that for however much the guys raise instore,Β GapΒ HQ will match it!

The guys did a tremendous job. They did a great job of gathering together great prizes for a raffle & were selling yummy looking cakes, sweets & lemonade!

I believe they are still raising money over the weekend. Last I heard they were doing pretty damn well! Will edit the post & update once I get a figure during the week πŸ™‚

Here are some photos

IMG_1309 IMG_1313 IMG_1315 IMG_1318 IMG_1321 IMG_1323 IMG_1328 IMG_1332 IMG_1334 IMG_1336 IMG_1337 IMG_1339 IMG_1340IMG_1345 IMG_1348 IMG_1350 IMG_1351 IMG_1354 IMG_1356 IMG_1358 IMG_1360 IMG_1362 IMG_1366 IMG_1372 IMG_1376 IMG_1377 IMG_1380 IMG_1385

Well done guys – Hope you’s smashed it!

P x


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s