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Iz's Skydive for Sarcoidosis

Event date: 19th October 2019

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Total raised so far


£305.01 of £1,000 target by 13 supporters

+£62.50 Gift Aid

+£0 Offline donations

My story


In October, I am throwing myself out of a plane from around 12,000 feet in order to raise money for Sarcoidosis research. I'm a bit scared so all of your support is much appreciated!

As most of you will know, my mum has suffered with this illness for a long time. The symptoms and the illnesses occurring as a result of sarcoidosis are particularly detrimental to the quality of life, meaning that sometimes every day activities are a challenge. The charity relies on fundraising to conduct research in order to find a cure and improve treatment.

The British Lung Foundation matches any donations to sarcoidosis, so whatever I raise will be doubled which is amazing!!!

About Sarcoidosis:

Part of the reason that I am doing a skydive is to raise awareness around sarcoidosis. For people that have the illness - so that others understand what they are going through. And also to educate people on the symptoms. So I have attached a link which explains the illness in more depth -

SarcoidosisUK is a tiny charity that exists to provide support and information for people with sarcoidosis, and to fund research into a cure for the condition. It is currently the among the world?s largest sarcoidosis research funders, and is passionate about helping to find a cure. SarcoidosisUK is dedicated to funding at least one major piece of research per year, and will continue to do this until a cure is found. Please donate - we rely on your support to keep going!

A portion of the sponsorship raised may be used to pay for part or all

of my jump cost. A minimum of 50% of what is raised will go to my chosen charity - it will be much more than this.

Thank you for checking out my page. Making a donation is fast, easy and secure thanks to Give as you Live Donate. They'll take your donation and pass it onto UK Skydiving Adventures Ltd.

Isobel Wright is fundraising with

UK Skydiving Adventures Ltd

Recent donations

6 days ago


Good luck Iz! I know I wouldn’t be able to do it ??

£10.00 + £2.50 Gift Aid

1 week ago

Jamie Parsons

Ever seen a blind man cross the road, trying to make the other side?

£10.00 + £2.50 Gift Aid

1 week ago

Turkey Dave

£20.00 + £5.00 Gift Aid

1 week ago

Emma Caine

So proud of you mate xxxxxx

£10.00 + £2.50 Gift Aid

1 month ago


Ha good luck !!


1 month ago

Kim Thornton

Well done Iz, am proud of you - something I would love to do, but I think my history of being accident prone probably means I shouldn't do it, so you can do it for both of us!

£20.00 + £5.00 Gift Aid

1 month ago

Emily Pratt

Pls don't die, I would miss you too much. What a great cause, GOOD LUCK!! xxxxxxx

£20.00 + £5.00 Gift Aid

1 month ago

Paula Isaacs

Good luck!

£10.00 + £2.50 Gift Aid

1 month ago

Mum & Dad

Although I’m not happy about you throwing yourself out of a plane, thank you for caring. This disease is becoming more common, the charity have been invaluable to me as many doctors know nothing about it. There is little knowledge on its cause and no cure. Love you, Mumma

£100.00 + £25.00 Gift Aid

1 month ago

Emma Caine

GO ON GURRRRRRRL!!!! Proud of you always. Please don't die lol x

£10.00 + £2.50 Gift Aid

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