Charities Aid Foundation CEO pays tribute to Harry Moseley

first_img Howard Lake | 10 October 2011 | News  56 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Charities Aid Foundation CEO pays tribute to Harry Moseley John Low, Chief Executive of the Charities Aid Foundation (CAF), has paid tribute to 11-year-old Harry Moseley, an inspiring young fundraiser, who has died.Harry was diagnosed with a brain tumour four years ago and since then has raised hundreds of thousands of pounds for Brain Tumour UK and Cancer Research UK by making and selling bracelets. His ‘Help Harry Help Others’ campaign has inspired many others to fundraise for those charities. In 2009 he was voted ‘Britain’s Kindest Kid’, CAF and Five News’ initiative to recognise and reward the achievements of kids who have done amazing things to help a charity, their community, or an individual.John Low paid tribute saying: “This is a very sad day. Harry’s campaign touched thousands of people and raised a staggering amount of money. Despite his illness he worked tirelessly making bracelets to help others suffering from cancer. He was truly an inspiration and really deserved the title Britain’s Kindest Kid.”Harry’s achievement was also recognised by Richard Taylor, Executive Director of Fundraising & Marketing at Cancer Research UK. He said: “Harry was an inspiration to children and adults alike in his quest to raise awareness of brain cancer through his campaign ‘Help Harry Help Others’. He single handedly raised over £85,000 for brain cancer research by fundraising and selling hand-made bracelets.“He also helped Cancer Research UK raise hundreds of thousands of pounds by supporting our work and speaking about his illness at events.”www.helpharryhelpothers.com Tagged with: Charities Aid Foundation obituary Recruitment / people AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThislast_img read more

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