London Marathon 2018
Thank you to all those who sponsored Brian representing us running in the London Marathon. He raised a fabulous total of £3,488 for Katie’s Lymphoedema Fund.
Congratulations to Brian on finishing a gruelling London Marathon – the hottest on record!
HOT OFF THE PRESS – our latest newsletter covering events from the last 12 months and news of what’s coming up – take a peek!
The Royal Marsden School will be running the following courses in 2018:
- 1 Fluoroscopy Guided Manual Lymphatic Drainage course starting on 23 May 2018
- 1 Fluoroscopy guided Manual Lymphatic Drainage Update starting on 9 July 2018
Find out more information about the courses here.
Our year in pictures – see our latest newsletter showcasing all of our 2016 activities. A record fundraising year to commemorate what would have been Katie’s 50th. Click here to read.
TOP GARDEN HONOURS The People voted at RHS Hampton Court and Katie’s Garden won the Summer/City Garden category of the ‘People’s Choice Award’ – an absolute ‘bloomin’ delight!! Wonderful news and testament to a marvellous garden design by Carolyn Dunster and Noemi Mercurelli. RHS Hampton Court themselves have awarded Katie’s Garden a SILVER MEDAL at this prestigious event. For press coverage – click here. For photos – click here.
Our Taff Trail intrepid walkers covered 55 miles in just 2 days in June walking from Brecon to Cardiff Bay. We raised a sensational….£18,380 – surpassing all expectation. For reactions from the walkers and support crew click here. For photos – click here for www.castorey.com pics and here for our amateur ones.
Do you work within the NHS and are looking to add lymphoedema management to your skills? If so, click here to see the Royal Marsden School of Cancer Nursing and Rehabilitation courses that you might be able to attend, sponsored by Katie’s Lymphoedema Fund.
We continue to support a variety of practitioners and since our inception in 2004, the breakdown of roles we have funded has been as follows:
- Nurses 63%
- Physiotherapists 21%
- General therapists 7%
- Complementary therapists 3%
- Occupational therapists 3%
- Other 3%
Fortnum & Mason Lunch
Our annual fundraising luncheon at Fortnum & Mason in March raised £16,489.50 this year with all profits going to KLF.
The 2019 luncheon will be held again at Fortnum & Mason on Monday 4th March. We are maintaining the ticket price at £70 the same as this year – we hope to see you there!
Thank you to all our supporters! Read about how your donations made a difference in 2017 here.