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Pink Month for Mum

  • $4,531.60 donated
  • 44 generous donors

On Friday December 8, I'm dying my hair light pink. I'll wear this hairstyle for one month and shave it off Monday January 8.

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Breast cancer affects everyone, whether because they have been diagnosed, or a relative or friend has been. I have first-hand experienced the struggle of losing my much-loved Mum to breast cancer, and would wish that upon nobody. That is why I am motivated to raise as much money as possible to prevent others from suffering.

Earlier this year, on July 29, my mother Harriet passed away after a five year battle with breast cancer. In honour of her memory I am dying my hair light pink for one month before shaving it off. This is to raise money for and awareness of efforts to combat the cancer. Sweet Louise, a charity for women living with secondary breast cancer, made a massive difference to the quality of Mum's final years. I am forever grateful for that, which is why half of the proceeds I raise will go towards Sweet Louise. The other half I will donate to the New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation, so that they can continue their great work, which affects so many people.

Please donate money, even as little as a dollar, to help people like my mother, my family, myself, and anyone who has previously suffered as a result of this horrible cancer.

Also, a massive thank you to Spectra Hair for dying my hair, free of charge, to support the cause.

Page created by:

Imogen McRae

Individual
Manawatu / Whanganui

I'm the 16 year old daughter of an amazing mum who was lost to breast cancer.

All funds raised benefit:

  • Sweet Louise

    Sweet Louise supports New Zealanders living with incurable, secondary breast cancer.

  • $4,531.60 donated
  • 44 generous donors

$4,532 donated

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This fundraiser page was created on 07 Dec 2017 and closed at 23:59 NZST (UTC +12:00) on 22 Jan 2018.

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