Team Trotting Trio On Tour is fundraising

Trotting Trio On Tour for Shine Bright Foundation

£1728.10 + £197.03 Gift Aid = £1925.13
Donated to Team Trotting Trio On Tour ’s £300.00 Goal
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Team Trotting Trio On Tour ’s story

Thanks for taking the time to visit out fundraising page. Sharon, Sherrie and myself set ourselves a challenge in January which was a 10 week Couch to 5 K programme. To say it was challenging was an understatement, however we succeeded with the help of the wonderful South Cheshire Harriers Running Club. All 3 of us are now members of the running club and enjoy running 3 times a week. We decided to keep us motivated, we would register for the Wilmslow 10 K (6.2 miles) in November and thought it was a great opportunity to raise some money for the Shine Bright charity based in Shavington which was set up in memory of Sarah Bennett who sadly lost her fight in 2013. Shine Bright raise money for research into Triple Negative Breast Cancer and offer holistic therapy for local people who are going through treatment for this horrific disease. Sherrie recently went through treatment for Breast Cancer and recieved holistic therapy herself from the Shine Bright charity so it is a charity that is close to our hearts. We appreciate that there are always people out there fundraising and we understand that you can't give to every charity but if you are able to help us to help keep up the wonderful work of Shine Bright then we are very grateful.

I am also taking part in the Manchester Half Marathon (13.1 miles) on the 13th October this year so would like to add that to our fundraising too.

Thanks for all your support love from Sharon, Sherrie and Zoe XXX


All funds raised will be passed to the charity irrespective of whether my target is reached, not reached or exceeded.


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Shine Bright Foundation

Shine Bright Foundation was launched in November 2013 in memory of Sarah Bennett. Sarah passed away in August 2013 aged 32 yrs after suffering from TRIPLE NEGATIVE BREAST CANCER (TNBC). TNBC is a type of breast cancer which unlike other types of breast cancer does not have receptors for the hormones oestrogen and progesterone or the protein HER2.

It was Sarah's request that her family and friends establish a charity to raise money for the research into TNBC,and also to offer support to people in the local area affected by breast cancer.

We are in contact with leading oncologist Dr.Sacha Howell at The Christie Hospital Manchester, who have a team researching into TNBC and other breast cancers. Part of the money raised by Shine Bright Foundation goes directly to Dr.Howell's team for research into TNBC and other types of breast cancer.

During their breast cancer journey many people have found that alternative therapies running along side medical intervention to be beneficial.

We work alongside Simon and Katie Bailey of the Navitas Centre Crewe to provide 6 treatments funded by Shine Bright Foundation for anyone with breast cancer in the Crewe & Nantwich area.

The treatments available are reiki & reflexology & mindfulness sessions for individuals living with breast cancer. In addition we will fund a Reiki (level1) course so that people can learn to treat themselves.

As a local charity Shine Bright Foundation relies on the good will of individuals and groups to help raise funds through events and challenges..Whether it is running a marathon or to organising a cake sale every penny counts. We are always grateful and very humbled by the effort and time anyone dedicates to Shine Bright Foundation. If YOU are planning any events and feel able to raise funds for Shine Bright Foundation we would love to hear from you..Thank you.xx

Registered Charity Number: 1159185.

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