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Help this beautiful family have some quality time with their much loved dad and husband.

Cause page created in the Health category by Jessica Grubb for "Guy Simpson "


$38,760 donated

Given by 368 generous donors in around 3 months

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Guy Simpson is a devoted husband to Jackie, a loving father to Maisy and a really special friend to many. He has been given a diagnosis of ‘6 months - 2 years’ left to live. This isn't enough time to watch his beautiful daughter (almost 3) grow and do all the things he’s dreamed of doing with his amazing family.

In June 2018 Guy was diagnosed with salivary gland cancer. This is a very rare and aggressive cancer. It had spread from his salivary gland to his ear, jaw and neck. They operated at the start of July and removed it all. They gave him radiation on his face and neck in August last year for 6 weeks to make sure it didn’t come back. Devastatingly, he found a lump on his side in July this year and when they removed that it tested positive as cancer. Doctors have since found more cancer in his lungs, adrenals and on his shoulder.

He’s currently receiving radiation to help with the large tumour in his lung that's restricting his airway.

With this news comes big life decisions for the Simpsons. Guy no longer has the strength to do what he loves - work on their family farm... which is also their source of income and Jackie has to now think about life without Guy and amongst all this be there for her daughter whilst grieving herself.

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To help alleviate the financial stress of ongoing medical treatment costs and their desire to create a few lasting memories for their beautiful little girl to remember her father.


Latest update

Changing goal   15 August 2019

We’ve decided to make our goal ‘unlimited’ We have been blown away by people’s generosity. Thank you so much.


Latest donations

  • Claire

    Claire on 20 Oct 2019

    $150

    Big hugs x

    $150

  • Guest Donor

    Guest Donor on 15 Oct 2019

    $100

    $100

  • Cam

    Cam on 15 Oct 2019

    $100

    $100

  • Nick

    Nick on 10 Oct 2019

    Private

    Love & hugs always. Xx

    Private

  • Guest Donor

    Guest Donor on 10 Oct 2019

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    Love to you and your family

    Private


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Jessica  Grubb's avatar
Created by Jessica Grubb
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Paying to a verified bank account of Jackie Simpson on behalf of Guy Simpson

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This page was created on 14 Aug 2019 and closes on 15 Aug 2020.
$38,760 donated

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