LIBRA Newsletter

LIBRA Newsletter

04 - 12 - 2018

The Autumn/Winter edition of LIBRA's Good News features our wonderful ambassador Dame Kelly Holmes. You can read her personal story and find out why she decided to support us.  Find Out More

Dame Kelly Holmes Joins LIBRA in the Battle Against Blood Cancers

Dame Kelly Holmes Joins LIBRA in the Battle Against Blood Cancers

20 - 9 - 2018

Olympic athlete Dame Kelly Holmes has taken up the role of ambassador for The Lions International Blood Research Appeal (LIBRA) as she campaigns to raise awareness of blood cancer after losing her mother to myeloma. Find Out More

Great Bake Event Raises Hundreds for LIBRA

Great Bake Event Raises Hundreds for LIBRA

04 - 9 - 2018

For the second year running a Great Bake event has been held in Easebourne near Midhurst by dedicated supporters, raising more than £400 for the Lions International Blood Research Appeal – LIBRA.  Find Out More

Leigh Lions Family Day Raises Vital Funds

Leigh Lions Family Day Raises Vital Funds

26 - 7 - 2018

Leigh Lions Club recently raised £1,100 in aid of LIBRA’s Tree of Life appeal. Members of the Greater Manchester Club organised a fantastic ‘Family Day Out’ on 22nd July 2018, with a mini fete in a charming garden setting.
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Official Opening of LIBRA Funded Unit at King’s

Official Opening of LIBRA Funded Unit at King’s

18 - 7 - 2018

Chairman of LIBRA, Andrew Lodge recently celebrated the official opening of a new Ambulatory Transplant Unit at King’s College Hospital. He was joined by MP Nick Boles who was the very first patient to be treated in the unit, along with Dr Victoria Potter who oversees it. LIBRA heard how the MP had received a bone marrow transplant for non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma in 2017 and is now cancer-free.  Find Out More