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My New Kidney

A project by: Georgina Potier

pledged of £5,750 target
Congrats! This project has reached its minimum needed of £5,000 and is going for its target of £5,750!
2 weeks, 3 days ago

Thank you so much to my lovely friend Aggie who ran 10k around Bushy Park yesterday to help raise money for our book!

well done Aggie and thank you so much! X

3 weeks, 2 days ago

I was interviewed at Great Ormond Street Hospital yesterday to help promote world kidney day on 14th March.

I was born with kidney problems and had my first operation at Great Ormond Street when I was just 4months old.

I can’t wait for the children at Great Ormond Street now to receive these books to help them through the difficult journey to transplant I have experienced first hand.

Thank you for all the kind donations.

1 month ago

Now 54% funded! this is such an important cause - we have created a book I really wish was around to explain the whole complicated process of kidney transplants to me when I had my first transplant aged 7.

Please help me raise the funds to help the children @greatormondst on this difficult lifelong journey x @jakesabrams 

1 month, 1 week ago

50% funded now !

please keep helping me raise the funds to get this books to the kids at Great Ormond St hospital.

1 month, 2 weeks ago

1st Feb and we’re at 49% funded! 

All help much appreciated to help crowdfund this book to help clinical staff prepare children and young people embarking on their trip journey.

2 months ago

@mynewkidney 43% funded! Please help me to continue fundraising so I can get these books made for the wonderful children at Great Ormond Street Hospital @greatormondst @jakesabrams @georginapotier

2 months, 1 week ago

Found this lovely comment at the front of an old book earlier, and it felt very appropriate.

Please help me find this book for the children at Great Ormond Street waiting for a kidney transplant.

It is designed to be both informative and interactive so the children can feel more prepared for the difficult hurdles ahead.

Many thanks 

2 months, 2 weeks ago

Play specialists at Great Ormond Street can’t wait for the books to be given to the children on Eagle Ward so they can use them as a tool to explain the complicated process of having a kidney transplant to children of all ages.

2 months, 3 weeks ago

Just received an absolutely amazing donation from Great Ormond Street Hospital themselves for £1,000!!!

They believe it will be incredibly beneficial to patients and their families and can’t wait for the children to receive their books! 

In two weeks we have raised 26% of our target, please please please keep spreading the word, sharing the link and help us get this book to the children at Great Ormond Steet Hospital! 

Thank you so much, and hope everyone had a lovely Christmas x

3 months ago

Play specialists at Great Ormond Street Hospital have just said how amazing this book is, and how this simple intervention will make a huge difference to all paediatric kidney patients and their families.