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Spring Coffee Morning for Marie Curie Cancer Care

Local GroupsOriginally published 30 January 2011    [Contributor: Cara Ackerman]

The newly formed Marie Curie Cancer Care Support Group in South Leicestershire are holding a Spring Coffee Morning to raise funds for Marie Curie Cancer Care and everyone is invited.

The Spring Coffee Morning, which is taking place at St Pius X Church Hall, Narborough LE19 2DF on Saturday 12 February at 10am – 12.30pm, will include cake, unlimited tea or coffee, raffle, cake stall, cards and much, much more.

Tickets are Adults £2-50 Children £1 and are available on the day or from Gill McQueen on 0116 2865524.

The group also held a Cheese and Wine evening on a cold, frosty evening in December raised over £389.00.

Cara Ackerman, a Marie Curie Fund Raising Volunteer said:

“As a new fund raising group for Marie Curie Cancer Care, we have now held two events and raised over £2,500.00 in total with various donations included.

“We’d like to invite everyone to our Spring Coffee Morning to help raise even more funds to help more Marie Curie Nurses to provide free care to patients with terminal cancer and other illnesses in the comfort of their own homes or one of the charity’s hospices.

“It’s going to be a fantastic event and a great way to get together with friends old and new.”

To get help from the Marie Curie Nursing Service, peopolle can talk to their GP, district nurse or discharge nurse.

For more information, please visit the website (link below).

The group are also calling upon anyone who might be interested about joining to find out more by contacting Gill McQueen on 0116 2865524

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» Marie Curie Cancer Care

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