Boston Marathon Fundraising Cheque Presentation

by Antonia

Coasting Together

from l to r: Alastair Burtt (Sue's husband), Tom Farsides, Ann Dyson (SRC Manager). Gary Whatford (National Announcements), David Walker (Coasting Together Chairperson), from l to r: Alastair Burtt (Sue’s husband), Tom Farsides, Ann Dyson (SRC Manager). Gary Whatford (National Announcements), David Walker (Coasting Together Chairperson),

Earlier this week Tom Farsides presented the Coasting Together chairperson, David Walker, with a cheque for £612.20. Tom raised the money by competing in this year’s Boston Marathon in memory of his friend and Coasting Together member, Sue Eckstein.

Also at the presentation were Alastair Burtt, Sue’s husband, Ann Dyson, Sussex Rehab Centre manager and Gary Whatford from National Announcements who kindly organised the online donations for us.

As a result of this money being raised by Tom, Coasting Together were able to agree the installation of a wi-fi facility for Sussex Rehab Centre patients, their friends, relatives and carers to use when they visit the Centre for treatments and consultations.

Straight after the cheque presentation the user group held one of its regular meetings and it was…

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