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Fundraising stories

Rosie discusses her experience of fundraising at university for Beat.

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Iona discusses how fundraising for Beat through making and customising bracelets helped her in her recovery.

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30 August 2021

'I am Me'

Lauren chose to use her own experiences to produce something positive: a picture book about eating disorders!

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Sam got creative during the pandemic with his fundraising for the London Marathon!

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Aware of the challenges faced by those experiencing eating disorders during the pandemic, Beat fundraiser Dave has shown astounding resilience and creativity to raise money for Beat.

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Take part along with hundreds of other brave fundraisers, and skydive together to help end the pain and suffering caused by eating disorders. Here, Abi tells us about her post-lockdown skydive challenge.

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Will you join the Big Jump on Saturday 5 October? Take part along with hundreds of other brave fundraisers, and skydive together to help end the pain and suffering caused by eating disorders.

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Will you skydive for Beat this Eating Disorders Awareness Week? Take part along with hundreds of other brave fundraisers, and skydive together to help end the pain and suffering caused by eating disorders.

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I had never done anything like this before in my life and knew that it would be so rewarding to push myself while helping others.

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During her degree, Jen brought the fight against eating disorders to her campus.

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I was waiting just before the start line, making small talk with the lady next to me. It was her first marathon too.

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On 15th July 2018 I will be taking part in Ironman Bolton in memory of my close friend Claire Greaves.

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