About Oliver

The Oliver King Foundation was setup in 2012 following the tragic death of 12-year-old Oliver King...

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Our Aims

We will not stop until every single school in the UK has access to a lifesaving defibrillator

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Fundraising Events

As a registered charity, fundraising events are vital to ensure that the foundation has the funds to push towards meeting all of its goals and...

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About Us

Oliver King was a 12-year-old boy who attended King David High School in Liverpool, whilst winning a swimming race in a PE lesson he tragically suffered a sudden cardiac arrest due to a condition known as Sudden Arrhythmic Death Syndrome. This condition kills 12 young people under the age of 35 every single week in the UK. Sadly there was no lifesaving defibrillator on hand, and for every minute that passed his chances of survival dropped significantly.

The Oliver King Foundation exists to ensure that no other family has to suffer a similar loss to that of Oliver King. Let’s work together and save lives.

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