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Brenton Teasdale Fundraiser

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Saturday 17 January

Brenton is just 30 years old and battling to live until his next birthday, after being diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease (MND). Since diagnosis in May of 2014, Brenton’s condition has gone rapidly downhill. He is now wheelchair bound and as the condition progresses, he is struggling to talk and do anything for himself.

This young man and his family are in need of your support. Brenton’s family, with Stroud Lions Club are holding a fundraiser on Saturday 17 January, 2015 at the Stroud Showground. An auction will be held for many fabulous donated items and a raffle is being drawn on the day with many generous prizes to be won, see the list of prizes at the bottom of this post.

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What can you do to support Brenton and his family?

  • Buy some raffle tickets right now, these are available from most of the businesses in Stroud
  • Attend the fundraiser at the Showground and invite your friends, there will be a motor show at the event, stalls and fun activities for the kids.
  • Or have a stall at the Fundraiser on the 17 January – click the following link to access the Stallholder application
  • Bid at the auction held during the fundraiser
  • Or, Donate directly to:
    Account Name | Stroud Lions Club Inc Brenton Teasdale Project
    BSB | 721:000
    Account Number | 100 171 948
  • Donation tins will be put around Stroud so you can contribute whenever you can.

Brenton grew up in Stroud Road and his mum Julie still lives there. This courageous mum came to the Stroud Lions Club and asked them to help. Every dollar that you give will make this family’s life easier. They desperately need a home in Medowie that Brenton can leave and return to in a wheelchair. At the moment he can only leave in a car and soon that will be only if it has a wheelchair lift. Time is of the essence as this is a rapid disease and we want his family to have every precious minute with their dad as easy as possible. Money will help this happen so be generous.
We already have $445 in Brenton’s Bank Account . Stroud Men’s Shed are making a gauge to show how much we are giving. You can watch its progress at the Stroud Post Office.

Raffle Prizes

1st Prize – $800  
4 x VIP Theme Park unlimited pass
2 x $200 Holiday voucher – Donated by Ashmore Palms Holiday Village

2nd Prize – $350
Floor Rug – Donated by Joyce Mayne Rutherford

3rd Prize – $325
Portable Grill – Donated by Thrifty Link Hardware Medowie

4th Prize – $250
Mens Watch – Donated by Angus & Coote Salamander Bay

5th Prize – $250
Flat Screen LCD TV 21″ – Donated by Good Guy’s East Maitland

6th Prize – $200
Family Photo Shoot –  Donated by Donna Shepherd

7th Prize – $200
Weekend for 2 including breakfast – Donated by Bella Villa Foster

8th Prize – $200
Gold Coast Voucher – Donated by Ashmore Palms Queensland

9th Prize – $200
B.P. Fuel Voucher – Donated by B.P. Medowie

10th Prize – $80
Make-Up Artist Voucher – Donated by Jessica Zoeliner Medowie

11th Prize – $50
Wish Gift Card – Donated by I Travel Raymond Terrace

12th Prize – $50
2 x Haircut Voucher – Donated by Justcuts Raymond Terrace

13th Prize – $40
Hair-Gift Pack – Donated by Kerry’s Hairdressing Stroud

14th Prize – $40
2 Bottles of wine – Donated by Gap Hill Winery Stroud Road

15th Prize – $25
Electrical Hair Cutter Set – Donated by Jan and Ross

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