Mike Smith Celebrity Auction 20 June 2007.
Thank you all for the enormous interest shown in the celebrity auction which will raise the money necessary to buy a specialised wheelchair van for The Dave Clark Five’s lead singer Mike Smith who was left paralysed after an accident in 2003.
We have Pete Townshend’s slightly damaged guitar, Ringo Starr’s signed drum head, Jilly Johnson evening gown, Alice Cooper’s leather stage jacket, Tom Paxton’s famous black cap, The Wright Brothers vintage dobro and more and more and more!
More details including an up to date list of celebrity contributors at:
Mike Smith, 'The Voice of the Dave Clark Five' suffered a serious fall on 15 October 2003 at his home in Spain. His spinal chord was badly damaged leaving him paralysed from the waist down with no movement in his right arm and limited mobility in his left. Mike has been in hospital continually since the accident but the good news is that he is expected to be released in the next couple of months. This special van will provide him with a means of independence, transportation and mobility. Please Visit Mike's site for updates on his progress and to learn how you can donate to help in his recovery. http://www2.rpa.net/~theboltons/MSRE.htm and
Here is a video clip of Mike Smith in concert filmed just before his
The eBay auction is now complete and was a big success thanks to all of you who placed your bids. You raised over $13,000 for the Mike Smith Van Appeal. We thank you from the bottom of our hearts.
Steve Harley Death Valley Trek
Julie Felix’s good friend and fellow MAG Ambassador Steve Harley is involved in an exciting and grueling project to raise awareness and funds for the anti-landmine crusade.
His trek across DEATH VALLEY takes place in March 2007. We are requesting donations to assist the venture. All donations will go straight to the MAG Death Valley sponsorship account. You will be making a lot of people very happy, no matter what amount you donate.