: A poster of a young boy who has Usher syndrome smiling and holding a small gold football boot trophy. Details of the fundraiser are printed on the poster.

February 24th, 2020

Ashton’s Fundraiser

Nearly five years after receiving his cochlear implants the family of 7-year old Ashton Andrews were devastated to learn recently that Ashton has Usher syndrome which is the leading genetic cause of deafblindness.

Moved to action to help try and find a cure for Ashton, they are holding a fundraiser in March with funds from this event to be split between CUREUsher and Great Ormond Street Hospital. We are pleased to share the details of the event and advise that anyone is welcome to attend.

Event Title: Ashton’s 5th Anniversary of Hearing Fundraiser

Event details: Face paintings, live music, cake sale, bouncy castle, auction, raffle and plenty more.

Location: New Odds, Margate, England

Date & Time: Saturday 14th March from 3pm

Would you like to help by donating? You can do so through the JustGiving page set up by the family here –> https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/frankie-purchla

If you would like to donate a prize for the raffle please get in touch with us at contact@cureusher.org