Who are Melanoma-Me & What is Tom’s Fest?
Melanoma-Me Foundation (charity no. 1183479), is a foundation of 10 counsellors, all with a high level of awareness of Melanoma/skin cancer and the affects a diagnosis and the aftermath can have on patients and their loved ones.
Tom’s Fest is a festival is a festival in memory of the late Tom Linton, Who lost his battle with Melanoma just 2 weeks after his 20th birthday, Tom was a patient under Gardiner Crescent Surgery (Now the villages) at the time of his battle with Melanoma, Which we’re proud to say we’ve supported Tom & His family during the difficult time, Which was not helped by the Covid-19 Pandemic Outbreak,
Why are we sponsoring Tom’s Fest?
We’re sincerely proud to sponsor & work with MelanomaMe. & Tom’s Fest. For us it’s a cause that hits where the heart is. Tom was a patient of ours during his battle with Melanoma, and he managed to touch every single one of our heart strings in his own special way. We feel that this is the best way to help Tom’s legacy live on, and we hope our involvement in Tom’s fest can make the difference to someone’s life one way or another.
What are long-term ambitions?
By partnering up with MelanomaMe & Tom’s Fest, We hope to continue to spread the awareness, and get the word out there about Melanoma, Especially into the younger generation & men, The majority demographic that wouldn’t contact the GP about a new condition, that could turn out to be a serious illness.