Anonymous gift new boost for Terri

BRAVE Terri Calvesbert's fund has today been boosted by almost £1,500 thanks to an anonymous donation.The Evening Star received a copy of a cheque for £1,452.

BRAVE Terri Calvesbert's fund has today been boosted by almost £1,500 thanks to an anonymous donation.

The Evening Star received a copy of a cheque for £1,452.48p that was paid into the fund set up for the youngster.

On it, a message read: "With compliments. To the Terri Calvesbert Fund from a group of well-wishers."

Terri, seven, has shown inspirational bravery since she suffered horrific burns in a house fire six years ago and has touched the hearts of the nation.

Her appeal fund still receives generous donations and is now close to the £300,000-mark.

Earlier this year, more than £100,000 came flooding in from a worldwide sponsored swim involving fundraisers from 70 countries.

Most Read

Terri has undergone numerous operations since her injuries and the money will go a long way towards caring for her in the future.

The Evening Star would like to thank the latest people are making a huge difference in her life.

Donations for the appeal should be made out to the Terri Calvesbert Appeal and sent c/o Geraldine Thompson, Editor's Secretary, Evening Star, 30 Lower Brook Street, Ipswich, IP4 1AN.

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter