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.







17/11/2014

DUSTON LONG BOAT EVENING

Hi Everyone,

 The total for Saturday 15th  night at Duston Long Boat was an actual £216 which was raise for Megan's Flutterby Fund £58 from the race bets £58 from tickets sold for the Deal or No Deal Game. Tony and Jan put the winning prize of £100 The last box had £1 in and that was the winning amount. Tony and Jan donated the £100 to the charity. Many Thanks to everyone and what a fun night. Sadly Tony and Jan have now decided to leave and their hand over was this morning. They will be so missed by everyone and All of us at Megan's Flutterby Fund would like to thank them for their continued support of the charity  and for all that frequent the Long Boat Duston for their support too.   xxxxxxxx

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