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Fund Raising in Jessicas memory

Fern Scobie and Jake Smiler

Sunday 4th February 2024

Fern, a dear and close friend of Jessica completed the Warwick half marathon for our first official fundraiser for Jessica’s Promise. Fern was assisted by a last-minute entry from Jake Smiler who completed the half without any training!

Fern Scobie and Jake Smiler raised £1,000 for Jessicas Promise

Antonia Leeman

Sunday 16th October 2022 

Antonia ‘Toni’ Leeman ran the Oxford half. Toni was a district nurse who looked after Jessica, showing compassion, empathy, and dignity to both Jessica and her family during their hardest moments. 

Antonia Leeman raised £1010 for Evelyn’s Gift

Grace Wray

Sunday 3rd October 2021

Grace ran the London marathon in Jessicas memory, she sums it up best herself.

Grace said ‘I ran the marathon for my best friend Jess, to raise money to help others. It was the hardest thing I’ve ever done but it was worth every single step.’

Grace raised £2000 for Brain research UK 

Fern Scobie

Sunday 12th September 2021

Fern on her first run out in Jessicas memory did the Brighton marathon.

Fern Raised £1641 for Brain Tumour research

Discovery Academy 

Saturday 3rd July 2021

Jessicas school started the fundraising activities in Jessicas memory with their first event being the Stanford Hall Wolf run.

Discovery academy raised £180.00 for Teenage Cancer Trust