Ryan Reynolds & Rob McElhenney donate £10k to footy fan, 4, with uncommon situation

Wrexham co-owners Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney have donated £10,000 to a younger fan with a uncommon genetic situation.

The household of four-year-old Louis, who’s commonly watching his beloved crew on the Racecourse Ground, need to increase £40,000 to assist adapt their dwelling. As effectively as having epilepsy and cerebral palsy, his situation, TUBA1A, leaves him with restricted mobility.

Currently his wants can’t be met with the home within the situation it is in. And Reynolds and McElhenney have gone a great distance to assist fixing that challenge with a five-figure donation on the JustGiving web page.

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The Hollywood pair despatched the cash earlier at the moment (February 9), accompanied by a message from “Ryan & Rob” which reads: “Up the town, young man.”

The attraction had been delivered to their consideration by Wrexham Police FC, who’re themselves operating a fundraiser for Louis which features a charity match in opposition to the North Wales Dragons on March 23.

Reynolds messaged them individually and stated: “It’s our third anniversary of becoming stewards of the club. Today! Thanks for all your help bringing attention to great causes around town. Happy Anniversary!”

Four-year-old Wrexham fan Louis
Four-year-old Wrexham fan Louis is wheelchair-bound resulting from a uncommon genetic situation

Wrexham Police have additionally received Dorking Wanderers chairman and supervisor Marc White, who’s pledged £1,000 to the trigger, and TV character Nick Knowles concerned.

At the time of writing the entire donation pot has handed the £17k mark, almost midway to the general goal. Louis’ household are aiming to construct a wheelchair-accessible bed room on the bottom ground, in addition to a moist room for his care.

“Currently the need for constant support in the home has a detrimental effect on Louis’s happiness,” they clarify. “He is frustrated by his dependence on others.

“He can’t entry his bed room, transfer round, and play like his brother and associates. By serving to fund variations, you’re serving to Louis keep in a protected and glad dwelling with our household.”

Should you want to donate you’ll be able to click on to discover the JustGiving web page.