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Total raised so far

184%

£15,530.02 of £8,400 target +£1,592.50 Gift Aid See breakdown

Recent donations

6 months ago

Lisa Bottomley

£20.00

Amazing man I salute you all the best .. and thanks for what your doing it’s a great achievement ♥️

6 months ago

Sharon Anderson

£10.00

Fantastic job…..my friend lost her son in May to suicide, this is hits hard, well done 💔

8 months ago

Manifesto change makers

£30.00

+ £7.50 Gift Aid

From the change makers

8 months ago

Chris Young

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

8 months ago

Aaron Chapman

£50.00

+ £12.50 Gift Aid

Amazing what you're achieving pal, proud of you.

8 months ago

Don Haslett

£20.00

Well done Chris

8 months ago

Anonymous

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

8 months ago

Angie

£20.00

I know your Grandad from the park and he told me about your 84 mile run. Well done!!

8 months ago

Kevin and Chris

£25.00

+ £6.25 Gift Aid

Brilliant Chris 👏👏👏

8 months ago

Callum Toole

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

Well done nut job 👏🏾

Lean on Me 84 mile suicide awareness run

Event date: 10th September 2023

Chris Young is raising money for Carlisle Eden Mind Limited

My story

On the 10th of September I am going to be embarking on my longest and most challenging run to date. All with the aim of raising awareness of mental illness and the catastrophic figures surrounding suicide in the UK.

The reason for running 84 miles is that is the same number of men that lose their life to suicide in the UK. A truly devastating and heartbreaking reality. I will also be bringing figures surrounding women’s suicide figures and attempts as these are equally as devastating.

Why is the run called lean on me? Having listened to Bill Withers song “Lean on me” I fell in love with the power of the song and the lyrics and meaning behind them. Put the song on, give it a true listen and it will resonate with just about anyone. We ALL need to call on a brother (or sister) at some point in our lives and this challenge is all about letting people know that there is light even in the darkest of times. There is ALWAYS hope and there is ALWAYS another way ❤️.


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 Carlisle Eden Mind Limited.

My updates

9 months ago

Final one before the big day 🏃‍♂️

10.1km distance
0:54:22 time
5:23min/km speed

9 months ago

2500 miles for the year 🏃‍♂️

15.6km distance
1:30:01 time
5:38min/km speed
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Chris Young is fundraising for

Carlisle Eden Mind Limited

Charity number: 1113649

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6 9 6 . 8 km Total distance ran

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