Online fundraiser for Torquay boy with cancer raises over £3000

Louis Stevenson Photo: JustGiving
(Last Updated On: December 13, 2016)

An online fundraising page for a Torquay schoolboy who has cancer reached its target and the amount continues to rise.

Louis Stevenson, 8 attends Sherwell Valley Primary school and is currently in Bristol Children’s hospital.

Yesterday, we told you how the fund had raised £783 of its £2000 target.

Today, the fund currently stands at £3,664.

Louis Stevenson Photo: JustGiving

Louis Stevenson Photo: JustGiving

E. Richards, who started the online JustGiving appeal said on the page:
“We are raising money for 8 year old Louis Stevenson who is from Torquay. Louis has a tumour in his head and spine which has been removed by some amazing doctors, unfortunately what is left is stage 4 cancer. Louis is now at Bristol Children’s Hospital (ward 38) having treatment, normally he attends Sherwell Valley Primary School school in Torquay (along with his 6 year old sister), his favourite things are Spiderman, Paw Patrol and Teddies from Build a Bear, his favourite TV show’s are X Factor and I’m Celeb.

“Anything you lovely people could donate would be fabulous, Louis and his family are normal everyday people from Torquay and now need all the help we can give them. Thank you all in anticipation,”

After hearing Louis is a fan of Paw Patrol, local business Riviera Mascots & Bounce Torbay will be travelling up to Bristol tomorrow with Viking Warriors to surprise  Louis with a visit from Paw patrol.

To donate to the fund, go to: https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/LouisTorquay

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