Shoppers boost Lisa's fund
PUBLISHED: 08:47 15 May 2012
SHOPPERS at the Ely branch of Tesco donated more than £800 to the Lisa Barnes Memorial Fund in just two days.
Kind-hearted visitors to the store, on Angel Drove, donated a whopping £839,13 over the course of Friday and Saturday, raising the fund’s total past the £46,000 mark.
Robert Barnes, who launched the fund in October 2010, is aiming to raise £100,000 for The Arthur Rank Hospice Charity in Cambridge. He said: “The people of Ely and the surrounding villages never cease to amaze me with there generosity and there good wishes they are so kind.”
To find out more about events that are taking place over the summer, visit lisa’s web site www.lisebarnesmemorialfund.org.uk