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No Make-up Selfies raise £2Million for Cancer Research

Published: 21 March, 2014

Councillor McAnespy's No Make-up Selfie

Councillor McAnespy's No Make-up Selfie

Omagh Sinn Féin Councillor Sorcha McAnespy has praised everyone who has participated and donated to Cancer Research and local Cancer charities in the recent online trend of 'No Make-up Selfies' which has so far raised £2million.

Councillor McAnespy said,

"The 'No Make-up Selfies' have highlighted the power of social media, creating massive Cancer awareness, and raising £2million for Cancer Research and local Cancer charities. Well done to everyone who has made this the success it is. It truly demonstrates people power."

"I was proud to participate in the viral online trend, to show solidarity with all those who have been affected by cancer, and to contribute to essential funds for Cancer Research"

"I encourage everyone to take part in this great initiative. Let's continue the trend and build on the £2million already raised."