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Really Easy Fundraising……

November 24, 2014 4:44 pm

Cyber Weekend is a fabulous opportunity to raise lots of FREE donations for Alex’s Wish through Easyfundraising. Whenever you buy anything online this weekend, or anytime (e.g....

Dandelion Ball raises £23k

November 12, 2014 2:29 pm

Alex’s Wish held its annual black tie charity ball on Saturday, 1st November to raise vital funds into a rare genetic muscle-wasting condition called Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. ...

Prudential Ride London raises £10k

November 12, 2014 1:36 pm

Despite difficult weather conditions, our 16 riders joined more than 20,000 amateur cyclists and rose to the challenge of riding an 86-mile route through London and Surrey as they took on the sportive....

Another successful golf day

September 10, 2014 12:00 pm

Our fourth annual charity amateur 4-ball golf day held at Rothley Park Golf Club in Rothley in Leicestershire was a great success.  ...

Ladies Pamper Evening

Pamper evening success

March 5, 2014 2:28 pm

Ladies Pamper Evening sponsored by Aidan J Reed Estate Agents held on Friday, 28th February raises £1,200 for Alex’s Wish. The evening saw sixty five ladies turn up to be pampered for a great cause....

Looking forward to 2014

March 5, 2014 2:11 pm

What an astonishing year 2013 was – through our amazing supporters we raised £100,000 for research into Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. For now Alex is doing well....

Alex Hallam

What a successful first year…

October 1, 2013 11:10 am

Alex’s Wish has been up and running for a year now – and what a year it has been! To date, we have raised over £60,000 to be invested in new clinical trials and research projects to help all children living with Duchenne....

So much to be grateful for

November 29, 2012 2:07 pm

I’ve had a fantastic week – busy, productive and hugely positive! We have so many events scheduled for the next 7 months....

Moment of realization

November 19, 2012 1:22 pm

Each day Alex is growing that bit older, he’s now six and half years old and for him he can’t wait until his next birthday – to be that bit bigger that bit older just like his older friends.  ...

Looking ahead

July 16, 2012 7:50 pm

It has been a very difficult couple of years, getting our heads around our new and uncertain future. It’s almost been a period of mourning for the future we thought was in store for our beautiful little boy....

Oadby Owls Football Academy

July 11, 2012 7:47 am

We are delighted that Oadby Owls Football Academy has chosen Alex’s Wish as their charity of the year from 2012-2014.  Through a range of activities they aim to raise in excess of £10,000 to fund research into a cure or viable treatments for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. ...