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Barely believable

Barely believable

The Rylstone and District Women’s Institute’s famous fundraising nude calendar was launched a year ago. Since then they have sold 90,000 calendars, 50,000 Christmas cards, and raised £340,000 for the Leukaemia Research Fund. As this year’s calendar is published, there’s even talk of a Hollywood movie.

Read The Full Mandy by Sally Weale at The Guardian.

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.

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