Matthew raises £1,900 for Cancer Fund for Children

Clarence, Matthew, Hannah, Matthew and Rosemary Crawford with Cancer Fund for Children fundraiser Naomi Braithwaite (second from right) submitted picture
Clarence, Matthew, Hannah, Matthew and Rosemary Crawford with Cancer Fund for Children fundraiser Naomi Braithwaite (second from right) submitted picture

A talented young Ahoghill boy has raised £1,900 for a local charity close to his heart with the sale of a CD.

Matthew Crawford raised the money for the Cancer Fund for Children – a charity which has supported his family – by donating proceeds from his CD ‘Oh How I Need You’.

Previously the big hearted Ahoghill boy raised £1,550 for the cancer charity by producing DVDs of Ahoghill’s Twelfth of July parade and selling them in local shops.

Speaking about his fundraising, Matthew told The Ballymena Times: “I am so grateful to everyone who bought my CDs and DVDs.”

money is going towards a fantastic charity that offers practical, emotional and financial support to local families affected by cancer.”

For more information on the charity log on to cancerfundforchildren.com.