MEGAN'S FLUTTERBY FUND

WELCOME " MEGAN'S FLUTTERBY FUND" SITE has been set up in memory of Megan Bell who died aged 13 years of a life limiting condition. Megan was profoundly disabled and during her lifetime we had to fund raise to obtain lots of specialized equipment and other things such as switches to activate toys and computer. The purchase of musical instruments ,which the children find so exciting and stimulating. Bean bags, mats, lights, mirrors the list is endless. A lot of this equipment to enrich her life was not supplied by the Health Service as they do not fund for lots of these things. We too had help from our local community, friends and wonderful people who helped us do this .

We now have set out to help other families with children like Megan in her memory to have these things through her Fund. Our aim is to raise funds to help special needs and life limited condition children in our local community to be able to have as many of these things that we are able to help towards or purchase for.
Being specialized equipment can cost from as little as £30 for a switch to hundreds of pounds depending on the childs ability, but can make such a difference to the childs everyday quality of life and the joy and achievement it can bring by being independent for those short moments . Fibre Optic lights and musical instruments such as a ocean drum again bring such enjoyment but cost around a £1000 for lights and £80+ for the drum.

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Gisela & Anna Bell x
CHARITY TAX REGISTERED.







06/10/2013

THANK YOU TO ROGER AND JENNY FOR ALL THEIR SUPPORT OF THE FUND

AUGUST 27TH 2013
 
 
I would like to say a HUGE THANK YOU to Roger and Jenny Conroy for all their hard work during their time in office as The Mayor and Mayoress of Northampton and choosing us as one of their charities for the year. On Saturday evening at John...'s 60th birthday party they handed a cheque to me for Megan's Flutterby Fund of £5000. We can not thank them enough for all their support and a wonderful year with them meeting so many new people and many that have become friends. Although their year in office is over we have become friends and will still be in touch and hope they will join us in some of our events. Once again Roger and Jenny many thanks to you both you are such a wonderful caring couple and we have enjoyed your events so much and sure we have many more to come Love and hugs to you both but very SPECIAL Angel Flutterby Kisses from Megan xxxxx

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