Donating

Here’s a summary of the Charity Fundraising Targets for the 5 year period to March 2020. You can click to donate directly to any of the three charities or follow the Virgin Money Giving link which will mean your donation is split between the charities as detailed below.

Virgin Money Giving Someone Special Page

Virgin Money Giving - Jamie Loncaster

This page was created to direct your donations to all three charities at once, and is currently split as follows: CRY 45%; BHF 45%; YASCF 10%

If you wish to make specific charity donations please follow the links below.

Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY)

Jamie Loncaster Memorial Fund at CRY
Financial Target: £75,000

At least £5,000 will go towards CRY Core Funding.

£70,000 will be spent on local heart screening sessions for young people aged 14-35.

100 people can be screened per day and our aim is to screen about 2,000 young people

The current cost is £3,500/day, and we have fourteen sessions secured at that rate (2016 - 2019).

The screening cost will be increasing for bookings made after February 2017 to £5,000/day.

Donations to date: £61,000

British Heart Foundation (BHF)

Jamie's Gift of Hope Fund at BHF
Financial Target: £25,000

The full £25,000 will go towards the research programme and enable Professor Marelli-Berg to continue her investigation into Myocarditis and heart inflammation issues, hopefully discovering some of the causes of viral myocarditis.

Donations to date: £11,000

Yorkshire Ambulance Service Charitable Fund (YASCF)

In Memory of Jamie Loncaster
Financial Target: £ No target

All donations will be used by YASCF to continue their defibrillator roll-out programme across the Yorkshire region. The family has been involved in the installation of three defibrillators in their local village since Jamie died. One of these was generously match-funded by YASCF.

Donations to date: £6,850

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