Sara Lee Trust

Sara Lee's Story

In 1993 Sara was diagnosed with a sarcoma of her wrist. The treatment for this entailed amputating her right arm and chemotherapy. The odds against survival of this type of cancer were nil, but Sara was a fighter and was determined to try and survive. She began to plot her own care alongside her medical treatment. She learnt about diet, relaxation, meditation and received excellent supportive help from the Penny Brohn Cancer Care unit. She sourced her own dietician and spiritual healer who was also an aromatherapist. With their help she lived and worked through the next two years... read more

Fundraising Events

The Trust is completely reliant on fundraising and public support to raise the much needed funds that we need each year, below show the most recent events planned, please take the time to look at our full fundraising events list.

Organiser: The Rye and District Show Committee
Event Date: 19-08-2017 » 19-08-2017
Time: 10:00:00 » 16:00:00
13 miles sponsored walk
Organiser: Gaynor Medhurst
Event Date: 10-09-2017 » 10-09-2017
Time: 00:00:00 » 00:00:00
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This Saturday we will be running our popular bottle tombola stall at the #Rye and District Country Show. Please pop?
3 hours ago
Fire Walking, Glass Walking & Board Breaking - Can you take on the 3 in 1 challenge?
2 days ago
A big thank you to Stephen, Steve, Michael, Darren & John who took part in the 100 mile cycle Pru Ride and raised o?
1 week ago
In the Press
The Trust is awarded National Lottery funding The Sara Lee Trust was delighted to hear in June that it had been awarded National Lottery funding through the Big Lottery Fund. A grant of £265,734 was awarded (over five years) for The Sara Lee Therapy Centre project which will part fund the delivery [...]
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