Igloo sells on eBay and raises £2,000+ for Yorkshire Cancer Research

first_imgFive friends who built an igloo for fun in snowy Harrogate on Monday evening have used it to raise over £2,000 for Yorkshire Cancer Research.First it was sold on eBay for £571, and then the friends set up a JustGiving page to enable others to show their appreciation for their structure. So far that has raised £2,693. Craig Parker, Greg Davies, Carl Baranovsky, Mark Baranovsky and Tom Davies spent eight hours building the igloo. For a while it was listed on property website Rightmove.On eBay it was described as “A beautifully presented and smartly appointed ground floor stand alone studio apartment with huge garden overlooking the Stray. Enviably located on one of Harrogate’s most prestigious sections of The Stray, superbly placed within easy reach of the town center”. Advertisement  26 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis 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. Howard Lake | 25 January 2013 | News Igloo sells on eBay and raises £2,000+ for Yorkshire Cancer Research For services, they added: “Garden is maintained by the council” and for facilities they said: “Easy access to Sunday league football”. They admitted that “Building is at risk of chav damage”.Sally Crerar, Head of Community Fundraising at Yorkshire Cancer Research, said: “We’re very proud that such a unique and prestigious property is being auctioned to raise money for Yorkshire Cancer Research”.www.justgiving.com/iglooforsale/last_img

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