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Help Anthony Recover from Cancer

Closed Cause page created in the Health category by Phil Jopson for Anthony McCormick

$4,870 of $41,260 goal
Given by 9 generous donors in around 4 months

The goal is to raise enough for Anthony’s chemotherapy treatments, not covered by New Zealand public health system.

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Anthony has been battling cancer this last year, and a non-publicly funded drug (Nab-paclitaxel) is available which will significantly increase his chances of recovery. It is not available in the NZ public health care system and comes at a considerable cost.

Anthony and his wife Anne have spent the last 9 years as volunteers in Cambodia working alongside the local community of Battambang to empower them and improve their lives. This has been at considerable personal and economic sacrifice. Other family members and friends who visited them, saw firsthand the difference they made in lives of the local people.

Please support Anthony in his time of need as he has so much still to offer and wants to continue his life of service to complete the valuable work he has been doing.

He is much loved by his family and friends and we invite others to join us in the quest to support Anthony’s recovery. All donations, however small, will be very much appreciated.

Phil Jopson's involvement (page creator)


Use of funds

We will be using the funds to pay for Anthony’s chemotherapy treatments and other expenses not covered by NZ public health system

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Latest update

closed  1 June 2021

Posted by: Phil Jopson

Anthony passed away 26th May

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Latest donations

Guest Donor
Guest Donor on 09 Mar 2021
Phil Jopson

We are not sure if we know you or not, but regardless, we want to thank you so much for your generous donation.

Phil Jopson
Jocelyn and Paul
Jocelyn and Paul on 20 Feb 2021
Phil Jopson

Many thanks for your donation, Joc and Paul. It is much appreciated!

Phil Jopson
Sue on 15 Feb 2021
We hope this helps to reach your goal and aids in your recovery. All the best Anthony and Anne. Love from your cousin Sue XX
Phil Jopson

Thank you so much Sue! Lovely to hear from you and to be at the receiving end of both your kind donation and your good wishes.

Phil Jopson
Robyn on 10 Feb 2021
So sorry not only that Anthony is having this battle but that the medication he needs is not funded!! Hoping we can give more a little later on when I get some work. Love to you both. Robyn & John.
Phil Jopson

Hi, Robyn and John. Thank you so much for your generous donation! It was lovely to hear from you. We must plan a catch-up at some stage! Anne

Phil Jopson
Norelly on 09 Feb 2021
So sorry to hear this news, I do hope that every little bit helps in the journey toward receiving the right treatment. Kindest regards Norelly Jarvis
Phil Jopson

Hi, Norelly. What a lovely surprise to hear from you and receive your kind donation. It is much appreciated. Anne

Phil Jopson

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Created by Phil Jopson
Anthony McCormick's avatar
Paying to a verified bank account of Anthony McCormick

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