Slept at a Holiday Inn wrote:
[quote]LRC wrote: Something like that they raised 53,000 pounds with the 53 Marathon thing and they got wheelchairs for 10,000 pounds.
Reality however: This includes a Â£10,000 donation to the Neurosurgery Department at Alder Hey Childrenâ€™s Hospital, to contribute towards the purchasing of medical equipment to facilitate a clinical trial
So in other words, LRC can't tell the difference between wheelchairs and neurosurgery. Figures.[/quote]
That's the reason why some people are digging into the details with the 53 foundation. It will be interesting to see what will come out of that investigation.