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Coalfields run for Jacob Akers

October 4

Jacob Akers is a young boy who is a twin that suffered an intrauterine stroke. He was born with hydrocephalus as a result, and does not have a full brain. He also has a VP shunt. He was born with a myelomeningocele (spina bifida) and numerous other complications.

It is extremely difficult to sustain his medication and nutrition requirements as well as manage his body functions.

Coalfields Chapter are organizing a run with the aid of East Rand Chapter to Gondar Shellhole in Middelburg on Sunday 4th October to raise funds for this courageous young boy. Coalfields chapter request the support of Moths and MMA members across Platinum to support them in this initiative to bring some assistance in the daily care of young Jacob.

Ride details will be advised closer to the date. In the interim, please make contact with the organizers (details supplied) to see how you can provide help in some way.


October 4
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Gondar Shellhole
Gilfillan and Coetzee Streets
Middelburg, Gauteng South Africa
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Mike Tammage
Larry Beechey