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Sheffield community show their support for resident during time of grief | The Advocate



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Ali Lee’s life was turned upside down when she lost her husband, Vince Cooney, not even one month ago. With bills to pay, a business tied up in a five-year lease and Ms Lee facing overwhelming grief, the Sheffield community have stepped up to carry some of the load. A group of residents have come together to organise a ‘progressive dinner’, a fundraising event hosted across a number of Sheffield venues. Money raised will be donated to Ms Lee to assist with her ongoing expenses. She is also considering donating a part of the funds to Beyond Blue, an organisation close to her heart. Ms Lee said she has been overwhelmed by the support she’s received. “It’s really what’s…

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