Main image

Celia Lashlie Projects

Closed Cause page created in the Community category by Rebekah Henderson


$15,065 donated

Given by 189 generous donors in around 4 months

Share   Closed

This is a special page set up to honour and support the work of Celia Lashlie

Main image

  Wellington Programmes Poverty In Memory

This is a special page set up to honour the work of Celia Lashlie and to give people the opportunity to support the projects close to Celia's heart. A special group of Celia's family and friends will use the funds to continue Celia's work, in accordance with her wishes. The idea is that we can progress some of the work Celia intended to do, before she was diagnosed with the horrible disease that is pancreatic cancer. A group of people from Celia’s “army” had met in December 2014 to talk strategy and next steps. It is absolutely heartbreaking that Celia will not see that work come to fruition.

Rebekah Henderson's involvement

I am Celia's daughter, Beks, and I am part of the team that works for Celia. "Celia's Projects" is the Give a Little title that we have given the core group of people that are helping facilitate the next phase of work that Mum wanted to do.

We will soon put a page on Celia's website to provide information on the funds received and what they are/have been used for.


Latest update

Thank you  12 March 2015

First of all, a huge thank you for your very generous contribution to the Celia Lashlie Projects Givealittle page. We have been absolutely overwhelmed with the number of people that have contributed and are so very thankful.

I don’t have much to update you at this stage – as you can imagine, we are all still trying to process and deal with the grief we have since losing our beloved Celia, and Mum. It has been a very tough and surreal time, but it has certainly helped getting the numerous supportive and loving emails that we have. Mum certainly touched a lot of lives and we were very lucky to have her for the time that we did. We miss her so much, and life just does not seem the same without her.

In terms of the money raised from Givealittle…I wanted to touch base and let you know that a core team of people and I are starting to think about next steps with Mum’s work. We are just about ready to start thinking about where to from here. We had done some work with Mum in the latter stages of 2014 which gave us the beginnings of a plan, but we have some work to do now and we have to think about what we do without our immensely talented and passionate leader.

Once we have some more to tell, we will be in touch with you and will also start using the website (www.celialashlie.nz) to provide more information. If you have any questions or concerns, please do get in touch.

We are very keen to keep Mum’s legacy going and to make sure we honour her in the best way that we can…..and we appreciate your help to date. Thank you so much.

Until next time….

Beks

Rebekah Henderson

www.celialashlie.nz


Latest donations

  • Liz Smillie

    Liz Smillie on 07 Jun 2015

    Private

    It is a privilege to be able to contribute to this fund and I hope it achieves as much and even more than Celia did when she was with us. Celia's common sense advice and guidance, always delivered so clearly and beautifully, interwoven with humour and including her own experiences as a mother, helped me immeasurably and 'my gorgeous son is now a very good man' . Thank you. God bless and rest in Peace Celia.

    Private

  • Pamela Bartlett

    Pamela Bartlett on 29 Apr 2015

    $1,000

    $1,000

  • Trudy Flynn & SMOGS '66 Breakfast Club Friends

    Trudy Flynn & SMOGS '66 Breakfast Club Friends on 19 Apr 2015

    Private

    Private

  • Guest Donor

    Guest Donor on 10 Apr 2015

    $500

    What a dame! Celia boldly but compassionately cut through the crap with laser precision. Not only did she she inspire and enable me to be more effective with my engagement with Lou's Place but to also be a better a mother. Having read her book I instantly relaxed and let the men in the house, both father and sons get on with the business of being gorgeous. I shall always be grateful.

    $500

  • Guest Donor

    Guest Donor on 07 Apr 2015

    $500

    $500


Who's involved?

Rebekah Henderson's avatar
Created by, and paying to a verified bank account of, Rebekah Henderson

Page Moderated The page has been checked by our team to make sure it complies with our terms and conditions.

Got a question for the page owner?

One question has been asked already. Check it out and ask yours here.

Any concerns?

Report this page
This page was created on 16 Feb 2015 and closed on 10 Jun 2015.
You might notice some changes - we've updated our page layout to give a better experience. We think we've hit the mark, but if something's not right, please let us know by emailing feedback@givealittle.co.nz.
$15,065 donated

Given by 189 generous donors in around 4 months

  Closed Share
Share
Share a link to this page to help spread the word

  Facebook

  Twitter

  Email

  Copy Link

  Embed

×