Joshua – Such a Brave CCF Family

Joshua has a life-limiting illness called Juvenile Metachromatic Leukodystrophy (MLD), which has no cure. This rare progressive neurological condition affects the white matter of the brain. As a result of this, Joshua has experienced regression in his motor and cognitive skills since his diagnosis. Joshua can no longer walk and entirely relies on his mother…

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Vinnie – An Inspirational CCF Family

At just 9 weeks old, this brave little boy was diagnosed with Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type 1. His parents Kelly and Andrew were told the devastating news that Vinnie would not live past 1 year old. His strength and determination proved them wrong, and he is still here fighting daily. Kelly spent every day searching…

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Alfie Smedley Boxed to Raise Vital Funds

Charlie & Carter’s family relative ‘Alfie Smedley’ really pushed his limits when he put on his boxing gloves and fought to raise funds for our foundation! He took part in a boxing event on the 24th November at the Hedworth Hall, South Shields He really did go full out, focused on his training and was…

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In Memory of Carter John Cookson

December & January These are Carter’s months… he was only with us for a short time but he had such an effect on so many, his plea for a heart literally travelled across the world! We received messages from as far as Australia and South Africa, people desperately wanting our baby boy to receive his…

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Our Donation of Essential Items to Scotts House

Our trustee Claire Lee Haley, her family, friends and business colleagues have done absolutely amazing with this….. the biggest of THANK YOU to everyone who donated! They did a collection bank for essentials that The Sick Children’s Trust Scott House could use for the families in their time in need. Chris and I know how…

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Our New CCF Ambassador ‘Kaylee Ann Davidson-Olley’

We would like to make a very special announcement At our CCF Christmassy afternoon we asked an amazing lady if she would do us the great honour in becoming our ‘Charlie & Carter Foundation Ambassador’ and she said with the biggest smile YES This living miracle inspires us everyday and we know she has the…

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Huge WELL DONE Josh!

We would like to show our massive appreciation and thanks to Josh Duff who stepped in the ring on the 16th December, in memory of his very loved and missed cousin Nathan and to raise vital funds for our foundation! His family were all there to support him on the night, he gave everything he…

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Thank you to New Prospects Association

We are so overwhelmed and can’t thank a good friend of our trustee, Linda Shaw enough.Linda asked for a Charity bucket to take around work at their Christmas party. This was instead of a Secret Santa to raise funds for our foundation. Just look at what they raised from New Prospects Association …£133.70 Thank you…

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Vestas was victorious at raising funds!

A big shout out to an old school friend and a business for supporting our charity, The Charlie & Carter Foundation. Thank you to Paul Naughton and the business he works for called Vestas. Vestas held an 80s/90s themed awards evening raising money for the The Charlie & Carter Foundation. We spoke to Paul after…

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