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THE PINK FUND FOR CANCER RESEARCH UK.... the reas

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Keith

Keith Report 23 Sep 2004 21:43

Hi there. Good forward thinking on your part - and will help others. Email me a link and count me in. Keith. xx

PinkDiana

PinkDiana Report 23 Sep 2004 21:45

I have seen..... thanks ever so much for all your generosity.... it's day 2 of fundraising and already we have achieved 1/10th of the final total!! You lot are STARS!!

Unknown

Unknown Report 23 Sep 2004 22:48

The URL for the website is in the message at the start of this thread - it's very straightforward to use too :) Paul

MaggyfromWestYorkshire

MaggyfromWestYorkshire Report 23 Sep 2004 23:39

Diana, Will definately donate, just let me know when and how! Go girl go!! Maggy Just noticed website at the top, done it already! Good Luck

PinkDiana

PinkDiana Report 24 Sep 2004 08:36

Gaynor..... you are so going to have to have a picture sent to you of me and the monkeys if I am fortunate to meet one of them (LOL)..... as for making you cry.... favour returned, as you have done it to me often enough!! See you on the 16th. Strump & Paul..... thanks guys for nudging this up often. Everyone else (sorry for not mentioning you all personally) - but thanks for your generosity.... it warms me to see not only the names I recognise, but ones I don't supporting me too!! Diana

Joy Kentish Maid

Joy Kentish Maid Report 24 Sep 2004 09:56

Will do when I am home from work later. I have "lost" close relatives and friends from cancer. Thanks for doing this, Diana. Joy

PinkDiana

PinkDiana Report 24 Sep 2004 10:02

Thanks Joy..... but no need to thank me, you lot will be with me every step of the way..... even through the training, by putting up with my moaning and whinging about blisters!! Off to Millets to buy boots today.... I hope they have pink ones!! ;O)

Joy Kentish Maid

Joy Kentish Maid Report 24 Sep 2004 10:08

Not quite every step, Diana, because my membership expires 13 April, so shall have to let you have my email address nearer then. If you hadn't had the idea to do this, we couldn't sponsor you! Hope they have pink boots for you. Joy

PinkDiana

PinkDiana Report 24 Sep 2004 11:02

Don't leave me Joy!! :O) Anyway that Gaynor woman has just upped the anti and has made me promise to raise £5,000 instead of the £3000 which is the minimum trek sponsorship..... talk about no pleasing some people!! LMAO!! Ok people, the anti has been upped, and I need your help more now than ever.... please, please, please, email all your friends, family, colleagues and get them to help too!! Otherwise i'll be calling on you all to walk the streets with me with charity boxes on a cold winters day!! :O) Thanks again for all you are doing to raise awareness.... from both me and the mad woman Gaynor!! xxxxxxxx

PinkDiana

PinkDiana Report 24 Sep 2004 13:09

nudging up - sorry but this is a fantastic cause!

Chris Ho :)

Chris Ho :) Report 24 Sep 2004 13:45

Have tried to sponsor, but keep getting a security thing, coming up?..

PinkDiana

PinkDiana Report 24 Sep 2004 13:53

Sorry i have just been updating it.... try again now as i am out of it!! Sorry!!

PinkDiana

PinkDiana Report 24 Sep 2004 15:57

Linda, what can I say other than THANK YOU!! I am so sorry for your loss.... I hope the pain gets easier in time! Strump..... yep, the total has doubled since last night, I truly am grateful for all the donations!! As tha mad woman has increased the tardget we are not quite 1/10 there but very nearly..... I know some people are waiting for pay day so next week should see a big boost!! THANK YOU ALL FOR ALL YOU ARE DOING!!

Tykerose

Tykerose Report 24 Sep 2004 16:10

Daina A Mate of mine did the Great Wall of China Walk a couple of years ago he raised quite a tidy sum of money for his charities He said he had a brilliant time in places it was really hard work but well worth all the effort Go for it Gal will be going to the site soon Love Jan

PinkDiana

PinkDiana Report 24 Sep 2004 16:14

Thanks Jan.... I'm really looking forward to it if I am honest, just hope I can do it without showing myself up!!

Unknown

Unknown Report 24 Sep 2004 16:48

Have just emailed details of this to all my non-GR contacts (about 100), and will be mailing it around work on Monday morning :) Paul PS - incidentally, what distance are you planning to walk ?

PinkDiana

PinkDiana Report 24 Sep 2004 17:06

Paul you are an absolute STAR!!! I understand it to be 100km.... about 65 miles!! Ouch it hurts already!! ;o)

Unknown

Unknown Report 24 Sep 2004 17:08

ahhh just an afternoon stroll then :) As I've said before.. much admiration - wish I had the get up and go to just.... errr... get up and go ! Paul

47551

47551 Report 24 Sep 2004 17:25

Oh Diana - what have you let yourself in for!!! How about a "Diana in Training" diary and let us all go through the aches and pains with you? This will also keep the subject going until the great event and probably grab a few more donations. Nes

PinkDiana

PinkDiana Report 25 Sep 2004 18:50

Did my first walk last night..... just down to the local but it was a start!! ;O)