A Hastings family with a four year old disabled daughter will be taking part in a 5k fun push/run to raise money for a local good cause Charity For Kids.
Little Summer Finlay has Spina-Bifida and Hydrocephalus. She is a full time wheelchair user, as her spina bifida has caused her to be paralysed from the chest down.
Now mum Ann-Marie, dad Shaun and her two brothers Daniel and Lee, aim to take part in Parallel London.
It is the worlds first fully inclusive Fun Push/Run and allows everyone to participate regardless of disability or equipment needed. It takes place on September 4 at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
Summer will be completing the 5k in her wheelchair with her family alongside her.
Shaun said: “Charity For Kids paid for Summer’s wheelchair after the NHS said no. They have also since paid for her to receive a specialist Trike.
You can get more information on Summer via her Facebook page: Www.facebook.com/summers.story1 and learn about the event Parallel London and www.parallellondon.com/the-event-1
If anyone wants to make a donation to support the family’s efforts go to the fundraising page: www.uk.virginmoneygiving.com/ShaunAnnMarieFinlay.
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