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Let’s help Lucy

Closed Cause page created in the Health category by Veroncia Peers for "Lucy Drake"

  • $15,205.00 donated
  • 148 generous donors
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The lovely Lulu and family are in a bit of shock. 6 weeks ago Lucy had some tingling in her toes and last week couldn’t feel her legs.

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After an emergency MRI on Wednesday a mass was found on her spine. The awesome team at Tauranga Hospital set up a transfer to Starship in Auckland on Thursday and after a 5 hour operation most of this has been removed and she can now feel her legs again. 😊

Lulu, whilst coming round from the operation, is most excited that there was an announcement that Florence and the Machine have announced they are coming to NZ again… ( yes that red hair is for a reason ). Meanwhile the family are working out how they are going to cope with a few new challenges.

Currently they will be in Auckland till next Friday at least, they have to move house at the beginning of July. Mums new job, that was planned to start on Monday, will have to be placed on hold. Dad who is studying part time in the evening, knows he will have to get back to tiling very soon.

This family are the first to help others in the community, here’s hoping we can give a little back - to reduce the added pressure of paying for trips to Auckland and feeding the family for the next wee while. Whatever you can give will be much appreciated and will be used to just ease the challenges on getting this team back to standing.

Thank you all x

From family friends Ron & Rick Peers 23.6.18

You can also donate at Omokoroa Freshchoice Supermarket

Use of funds:

To cover the costs of travel and time away from work to look after Lucy and her family Nick, Meg, Ella, Benny and Dawne

Page created by:

Veroncia Peers

Bay of Plenty

Family friends, who want to harness the community spirit to help a family in difficulty, as they would be the first to help others.

All funds raised benefit:

Lucy Drake

Funds will be paid to a verified bank account of Nick Drake on behalf of Lucy Drake.
“Hoping you get better soon.”
“Stay strong Lucy. We all miss your smiling face on the bus. get well soon Arnie”
“Get well soon Lucy. Our thoughts to all of the family from a very satisfied client and friend.”
“Thinking of you and your family, Lucy. Best wishes Denise”
“Our thoughts are with you. From the Hawkins Family”
“My thoughts and best wishes are with you and your family Nick. Kindest regards Julie Sutherland (Northcote College)”
“Wishing you well xx”
“Thinking of you all from Adams Family xxx”
“Thinking of you, lots of Love”
“thinking of you Lucy xxx from Karen Shaun and Lucas”
  • $15,205.00 donated
  • 148 generous donors

$15,205 donated

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  Closed This cause page was created on 23 Jun 2018 and closed at 12:08 NZST (UTC +12:00) on 03 Apr 2019.

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