Rare Disease Day - 28th February 2015

Dave Chapman’s Sponsored Cycle Ride

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Fundraiser name: Dave Chapman Details of fundraising event: Georgia is just under two years old and was born with a large brown birthmark on her body, known as Congenital Melanocytic Naevus. It is similar to a mole but covers a much larger percentage of her body capacity and doctors say it can lead to complications […]

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CMN Regional Support Gathering Devon – 30th April 2016

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** No attendance from Dr Kinsler at this event** The CMN Regional Gatherings are similar to that of the CMN Support Days but without the attendance of Dr Kinsler. Organised by the regional support contact and attended by some of the CMN trustees. The aims of the Regional Gatherings are to: Give one-to-one support to […]

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CMN Regional Support Gathering Farnham – 21st May 2016

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** No attendance from Dr Kinsler at this event** The CMN Regional Gatherings are similar to that of the CMN Support Days but without the attendance of Dr Kinsler. Organised by the regional support contact and attended by some of the CMN trustees. The aims of the Regional Gatherings are to: Give one-to-one support to […]

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CMN Charity Coffee Morning – 2016

CMN Coffee & Cake Morning 2016

2015 didn’t see the huge success of the 2014 Coffee and Cake Morning, so lets all get involved and do our bit! 2016 needs to be better than ever and we can do it! The dates for the 2016 Coffee & Cake morning are either Friday 24th June or Saturday 25th June 2016, so put […]

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2016 London Marathon Winner

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We would firstly like to say a massive thank you to everyone that registered their interest in running the 2016 London Marathon for Caring Matters Now. It is so good to know what some people really are prepared to put themselves through for our charity, thank you. As we mentioned we are only allocated one […]

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Caring Matters Now continues to fund CMN research…

Caring Matters Now continues to fund CMN research...

William Baird is a molecular genetics graduate who is starting work in Veronica Kinsler’s team today at the UCL Institute of Child Health. His 3 year PhD project is funded entirely by Caring Matters Now. William will be working on cells in the laboratory trying to correct the gene mutation that causes CMN. This is […]

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Liverpool Support Day filmed for Children in Need TV Coverage

Liverpool Support Day filmed for Children in Need TV Coverage

North West News attended the Liverpool Support Day in October to film what we do with our grant from Children in Need to support those with CMN. This is more positive awareness for our little know charity and Congenital Melanocytic Naevi. It was a great day full of fun, including cake decorating, mug making, ornament […]

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Registration open for the CMN Nightrider Challenge 2016

Nightrider 2016

We are excited to announce that registration is now OPEN for the Nightrider Challenge 2016! We have 20 charity places for the 3 events in London, Liverpool & Bristol. Please click here for more information.

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CMN Regional Support Gathering Bridlington – 29th May 2016

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** No attendance from Dr Kinsler at this event** The CMN Regional Gatherings are similar to that of the CMN Support Days but without the attendance of Dr Kinsler. Organised by the regional support contact and attended by some of the CMN trustees. The aims of the Regional Gatherings are to: Give one-to-one support to […]

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International Support Group Weekend

Caring Matters Now trustees have invited various CMN patient support group leaders from around the world to come together and strengthen the relations we have already established with one another.  The aim of the weekend is to give our guests an insight into the work of Caring Matters Now, including an insight into Dr Kinsler’s […]

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CMN Regional Support Gathering Glasgow – 13th Aug 2016

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** No attendance from Dr Kinsler at this event** The CMN Regional Gatherings are similar to that of the CMN Support Days but without the attendance of Dr Kinsler. Organised by the regional support contact and attended by some of the CMN trustees. The aims of the Regional Gatherings are to: Give one-to-one support to […]

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CMN Support Day London – 12th March 2016

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The CMN support group hold support days across the UK throughout the year. The aims of the support days are to: Give one-to-one support to those affected by CMN and their families Give medical advice to those affected by CMN and their families Give an opportunity for CMN members to meet and develop friendships The […]

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CMN Support Day Dublin – 11th June 2016

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The CMN support group hold support days across the UK throughout the year. The aims of the support days are to: Give one-to-one support to those affected by CMN and their families Give medical advice to those affected by CMN and their families Give an opportunity for CMN members to meet and develop friendships The […]

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CMN Support Day Liverpool – 19th November 2016

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The CMN support group hold support days across the UK throughout the year. The aims of the support days are to: Give one-to-one support to those affected by CMN and their families Give medical advice to those affected by CMN and their families Give an opportunity for CMN members to meet and develop friendships The […]

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James Furse – Tough Mudders

James Furse - Tough Mudders

This has been the third year of entering Tough Mudder. However, I challenged myself to two in September; ‘Tough Mudder North West’ on the 12th Sept and the second ‘Tough Mudder London South’ on 27th Sept. The event is a 12 mile obstacle assault course which tests your physical and emotional strengths over a series […]

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Caring Matters Now receives support from the Sporting Bears Motor Club

We recently received the wonderful news that Caring Matters Now would be a Sporting Bears Motor Club benefiting charity in 2015. Thanks to The Ranchhod family who have a son with CMN and John Redshaw from the “Midland Bears” for the nomination, we will be receiving support from the Sporting Bears Motor Club “Dream Rides” […]

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Nightrider Fundraiser 2016

Nightrider 2016

Nightrider is a 100km sponsored bike ride through an iconic city during the night!  You have the opportunity to raise funds for Caring Matters Now by joining 2500 cyclists participating in one of the ‘nightrider’ events. Nightrider is a fantastic way to discover a city by bike whilst raising funds for charity.  Each city cycling […]

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Dr Kinsler is awarded the Spinoza Chair for 2015

The Organization Committee of the SPINOZA CHAIR, set up by the Amsterdam University Association on behalf of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Amsterdam, has awarded the SPINOZA CHAIR for 2015 to Dr Veronica Kinsler (MD, PhD, MRCPCH) from October 26 until October 29, 2015. The chair was established in 1995 by the […]

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Christmas Card Competition Winners

The CMN trustees were amazed by the amount of designs submitted for our Christmas Card Competition. It was such a hard task selecting the 8 winning designs! After much deliberation, the following designs were selected to be included in our CMN Christmas Card Packs 2015. Congratulations to all our winners! You can now purchase your […]

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Caring Matters Now in the 2016 London Marathon

We would firstly like to say a massive thank you to everyone that registered their interest in running the 2016 London Marathon for Caring Matters Now. It is so good to know what some people really are prepared to put themselves through for our charity, thank you. As we mentioned we are only allocated one […]

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