AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 20 July 2005 | News Oddfellows to raise £180,000 for breast cancer charity Established in 1810, the Oddfellows have assets of more than £150 million. The organisation focuses on social activities, care and support, fundraising and a range of benefits. 13 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Friendly society The Oddfellows has committed to raising £180,000 to the Genesis Appeal to fund a lecture/seminar room in Europe’s first purpose built breast cancer prevention centre at Wythenshawe Hospital in Manchester.The Oddfellows, one of the largest branch-based friendly societies in the UK, have committed to raising £180,000 over six years through the fundraising of its 100,000 members throughout the country.The Genesis Appeal claims to be unique amongst UK breast cancer organisations in that it focuses on preventing rather than curing or treating the condition. Its patrons include TV presenter Gloria Hunniford. Advertisement 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.