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IRONMAN 4 Phillip

IRONMAN 4 Phillip

Personal message

My name is Charlotte and my quest would be to raise funds for Phillip Janse van Rensburg.  Phillip has been a resident at Cheshire Home Summerstrand since July 1998. Phillip is 52 and has Cerebral Palsy. His hobbies include his computer and riding down to the beach in the afternoons with his wheelchair.  I met Phillip as he is passing our house on a daily basis and he always stops to strike up a conversation.

Phillip's wheelchair is his key to his freedom every afternoon.

Phillip's wheelchair is operated by a specialized gear that is powered by a special battery and operated with his chin.  

Recently his wheel chair’s battery has been given him trouble and because of the elements close to the sea, his wheelchair is exposed to rust and is in need of a serious makeover.

Phillip's parents are pensioners and unable to afford a new wheelchair.

I would like to make a difference in his life by raising funds to buy him a brand new one.

I need all the support I can get to help me raise funds.

Not only will it enable Phillip to continue riding down to the beach every day, but it will also create awareness in the community of the special needs of many others at Cheshire Home, where Phillip is taken care of.

The funds will be transferred to Cheshire House for the disabled. The manager at Chesire House will receive and manage the fund donated to Phillip. She will then assist the parents to buy a new wheelchair.  Should I be able to raise more than the specific target, the funds will be used to buy Phillip a new laptop.

Chesire Home will issue an 18A receipt for tax benefit purposes if so required.

Donations

  • Feb 25, 2020 - R 5 189.25
  • "Now choose life, so that you and your children may live and that you may love the Lord your God, listen to his voice, and hold fast to him. For the Lord is your life, and he will give you many years.." - An honour

  • Feb 21, 2020 - R 1 010.00
  • "

    What a special reason to race, you are an inspiration to so many of us! Can’t wait to watch you on race day

    " - Claudia

  • Feb 20, 2020 - R 1 000.00
  • "Charlotte, jy is so ongelooflike mens! Dankie vir die rol wat jy in my en Jords (en nou Jocie) sê lewe speel! Super trots op jou!!!" - Jana Heath

  • Feb 20, 2020 - R 2 035.00
  • "You are an inspiration Charlie, your huge efforts and big kind heart! Behind you all the way xx " - Kath and James Stutterheim

  • Feb 19, 2020 - R 15 423.00
  • "But those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles, they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint. " - Isaiah 40:31

  • Feb 19, 2020 - R 2 010.00
  • "

    Gladly contributing towards wheels for Phillip. Wishing you many many effortless trips.

    " - Dawid Bester

  • Feb 16, 2020 - R 1 000.00
  • "So proud of you Charlie for this massive achievement but more importantly to your beautiful big heart." - Olivia and Ben Garrett

  • Feb 11, 2020 - R 5 141.00
  • "Sterkte Charlotte....dankie Phillip!" - Ano

  • Feb 11, 2020 - R 1 028.20
  • "Behind you all the way! " - Martin&Lisa

  • Feb 06, 2020 - R 771.15
  • "Inspired by you Charlotte" - Dupper family

  • Feb 05, 2020 - R 1 000.00
  • "Go, go, go... well done" - Chris en Katherine

  • Feb 05, 2020 - R 203.50
  • "Go Charlie! Liefde" - Karin

  • Feb 04, 2020 - R 205.64
  • "Baie sterkte Charlotte!" - Karien

  • Jan 27, 2020 - USD $ 109.81
  • "Go team Phillip en “Rou Banana” ????" - Prinsloo’s

  • Jan 26, 2020 - R 514.10
  • "Wishing u the best on this incredible journey. Thank u for choosing to do this for a greater cause xxx" - Andrea and Ross Dyer

  • Jan 25, 2020 - R 1 028.20
  • "Wel gedaan Charlotte (en Jean vir die support)! Lekker oefen en sterkte. Freemans" - Michael en Saar Freeman

  • Jan 25, 2020 - USD $ 34.42
  • "geniet dit en allles van die beste vir phillip. " - Petrus

  • Jan 25, 2020 - USD $ 73.20
  • "Go Julle! " - Van Zyls

  • Jan 02, 2020 - R 1 028.20
  • "Jou hart straal uit jou wese. Dit SAL goed gaan met die voorbereiding en wedren. Hou jou voortdurend in my hart en gebed" - PS??

  • Nov 25, 2019 - R 514.10
  • "Charlie, you're such an inspiration. So grateful that we're in this journey together..." - Joost&Anita

  • Nov 21, 2019 - USD $ 71.08
  • "Thanks for sharing - good luck!" - Anonymous

  • Nov 21, 2019 - USD $ 71.69
  • "Geseënd om te seën. Baie sterkte." - Theron Gesin

  • Nov 21, 2019 - R 1 028.20
  • "“Human nature is like water. It takes the shape of its container” Wallace Stevens. " - Frik

  • Nov 20, 2019 - USD $ 272.35
  • "With love from the UK" - Werner Kruger

  • Nov 17, 2019 - R 1 028.20
  • "Your smile says who you truly are. Thanks for that." - Venters

  • Nov 16, 2019 - USD $ 71.43
  • "My thank you for caring for me when I needed help. You.Rock!!!" - Kitty Cole

  • Nov 16, 2019 - R 514.10
  • "Go team Phillip!! " - Blessed to bless...

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Donations to date

R 51 974.31

Fundraising target

R 70 000.00
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We accommodate and care for 54 physically disabled adults, in a homely environment. We offer transport, medical care, full accommodation including meals and laundry.